Monthly Archives: December 2009

hangin’ with the llamas

I’ve been kidnapped by camelids: You can click to embiggen if you don’t believe me. But from the looks of things, I don’t really need rescuing: In fact, please don’t rescue me, because the gorgeous girls you see above are … Continue reading

Posted in Animals, Spinning, Travel | 22 Comments

And on a more bloggie sort of note…

Twenty-three of you left comments last week introducing yourselves to me. I keep trying to write individual thank-you’s to each and every comment, but life and energy seem to be thwarting me in this. Thus: Dear SarahW, Becky, Kathy V, … Continue reading

Posted in Family, Writing | 9 Comments

all things great and small

A wonderful, full-of-Big thing happened to me yesterday: I got to touch the Olympic Torch as it was borne through the small town where I live on its journey westward. That’s me. That’s the Torchbearer (Nicholas was so excited that … Continue reading

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So what has Sandi been knitting?

This: Wow. Worst Photo Ever. I’ll try to get a better one today, but the light is winter-pale here, just like me 🙂 The pattern is the Holly and Ivy Scarf by Abbie Tilden, aka Abbieprime on Ravelry. The yarn … Continue reading

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Tuesday thoughts

Brilliant title, isn’t it? I thought you’d all like that one. I’ve noticed that my blogging is erratic. At first, I wrote “and I apologise for that” but we can only do what we can do, as my mother would … Continue reading

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