• Life

    Fuck. This. Sorry! I mean butterflies.

      Christmas is tricky. I’ve found it hard for me since I was a child and my parents split up, it all of a sudden was a dislocating horribly alien timestamp every year in…

    26th December 2019
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    Life

    Sunday

      Sunday’s when the children aren’t home and I am, are harder than Sunday’s where I am out of the house, out of Brighton. They’ve got better but they have been incredibly hard to…

    22nd December 2019
  • Life

    Why I didn’t blog really

    I started blogging when there was flickr and blogger and designsponge was around but no pinterest. I was lonely and I was undefined as a mum in 2010. I was in my twenties, SO…

    18th December 2019
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    Life

    Luck

      Right. I hadn’t found a four leaf clover EVER in my life until a couple of years ago, they were a rarity, almost the stuff of fiction. Then my life hit the arguable…

    29th September 2019
  • Plants

    A week of many beautiful things

    Things that came to light this week: :: looked at my iphoto and it’s a year ago this week I bought 3 VERY EXPENSIVE bees wax covered fabric alternatives to clingfilm from lakeland. I’d…

    28th September 2019
  • Crochet

    BACK

      I’m going to try blogging again. I wasn’t great at doing it all the time when the kids were small but they’re not anymore and I liked it. I did! The general hiatus…

    15th September 2019
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    Books

    Books I read 2018 part three

    It’s a day to myself today. So far I have: :: laid out a new baby blanket to dry (pictures to follow in another post) :: been out on a run (nearly passed out…

    30th December 2018
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    Crochet

    2018 in books Part 2

    As a continuation of my last postĀ – here is Part 2 of what I read this year. “This naked mind” by Annie GraceĀ :: I ended up lending this one out, it made such a…

    24th December 2018
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    Crochet

    Ends

    Oh God was today too much. It started well. I got up, I coded – I’m pretty set on maintaining a streak of coding everyday (new coding – not work coding – sometime I’ll…

    23rd December 2018
  • Covers of books read in 2018
    Books

    2018 in books Part 1

    I set myself a goodreads reading challenge this year to read 40 books. I honestly don’t know how I’ve managed it. I have been next level tired and exhausted – but I think reading…

    21st December 2018