Last autumn seems like a lifetime ago, but it was back in November that I joined in on the Rozeta Crochet-Along (CAL). There was no way I needed to take on another crochet project, bearing in mind all the other lovely projects I had on the go. But I could not resist using some small ball-ends … Continue reading Off and (nearly) on the hook
When I was typing my first Orkney post a few days ago, the weather was unexpectedly Mediterranean-like: calm, warm and beautifully sunny. Since then, the weather has remained beautiful (if you like rugged and spectacular weather, which we do!), and in some cases sunny. But the word ‘calm’ definitely has to be dropped. We find … Continue reading Natural Magic on the Orkney Islands: Part Two
These photos are a bit grey - well it is January after all. But you get an idea of the spectacular Cornish scenery near where my friends live. How great to have such a fabulous coastline on one's doorstep. Mind you, we don't do so bad back home in Edinburgh. I took the photo of … Continue reading Even more views!
The train journey along the south west coast of England includes a fabulous stretch past a town called Dawlish, where the track runs right alongside the sea. My trip yesterday from my sister to meet my friends took me along this route. The weather was pretty dramatic, as you can see from these pictures. The … Continue reading What a view No.2