Under An English Sky Yarns

Do you know, I have found this transition from homeschooling to trying to figure out what my new purpose so difficult. I am pretty sure that it is a problem that most mums who have wrapped up their homeschooling have to navigate. As you know I started a degree last year and really enjoyed learning about the law. I thought that …

Dandelion Yarn

I love how this time of year just keeps throwing up seasonal treasures week after week. Often these treasures are fleeting like the bluebells and others last a little longer like the cow parsley that is flooding the verges at the moment. About two weeks ago the fields, lawns, verges and country lanes were awash with yellow dandelions. I just love …

New Podcast & Yarns!

Hello Lovelies, we have been having the most amazing summer weather of late. Long, hot days, wild swimming, and BBQs have been filling our days over the past week. Today cooler temperatures have returned and I have to say that there is some relief in that. I have finally managed to find some time to put together a podcast. Editing was …

In the Making

This week it’s been rather wet and rainy and I have loved it. We’ve had such a dry spell of late that this rain is much appreciated – at least it is by me. I was in the post office posting a yarn order yesterday and someone was moaning about the weather and the rain we’ve had this week. I actually …

My Homespun House

This week… After 7 months I have finally finished my Christmas Eve Socks – all ready for Christmas 2016. Harvesting mangetout – loads of it! Pieced together a Christmas quilt using a Joyeux Noel Jelly Roll. I bought this Jelly Roll around June 2015 and was determined to get this quilt done by the festive season. I still have boarders to …

Christmas Sewing and A Bit Of Knitting Too.

It’s been a busy week somehow – not much extra going on but my hands have been itching to sew and knit so I have given into the urge 🙂 It’s wonderful when you are feeling inspired and I have learnt to take a bit of time out each day and indulge in that urge. So often I make excuses NOT …

Snow and Stitching

Hello everyone! Did you have a lovely weekend? We did. Very restful and slow yet we got allot done. We had a few chores to do around the house – or should I say Trevor (DH) had a few chores to do around the house that have been on the ‘To Do’ list for just ages. The girls went ice-skating with …