Dear June: A cold Dragon!

Dear June,

Hello! I hope this mail finds you in good health. I was super glad to hear that everything is going well with you.

This week I have been busy getting some admin work done (yawn!) but also working on a companion for this little guy….Crochet Dragon

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Hello and happy Friday fellow humans πŸ™‚ I hope this day finds you well! Just recently I had the good fortune of being able to visit Estonia; a beautiful country in Northern Europe, and I thought today I would share some of my memories of the trip with you πŸ™‚

Stork! Continue reading

Easter & Roadtrippin’

How I spent Easter!Happy Friday!!! We have been really enjoying some beautiful sunny weather here in Ireland the past couple of weeks, and I have been trying to make the most of it while also remaining (somewhat!) productive. *lets hear the mantra* ….Life is about balance! Continue reading

Baby it’s cold outside!

That song has been stuck in my head for the past two days, thankfully I like it! Hello!!! Happy Friday to you! How was your week? This week was a somewhat productive one for me….yay! The weather is turning cold here now, so I was glad to be working on something that will be functional and appropriate….may I present to you Continue reading

Foxy Friday!

Hello! Happy Friday to you all! Are you looking forward to your weekend? This week I have spent some time working on one of two projects I am currently developing at the moment; FoxGloves πŸ™‚ A fingerless crochet glove, with a fox motif and it. Hopefully as time progress’s my naming skills will improve! The nature of this project requires working with tapestry crochet, a process which I am not mad about, but when done properly can produce some pretty nifty designs. Continue reading

I’m back!

Hello! Happy November! Happy Monday! Happy happy πŸ™‚ I have been away for a week; I was ill 😦 Nothing serious, but I needed to take some time out to rest, and now I’m back….*sings* To let you knowΒ  I can really shake ’em down.…. Continue reading

Blackberry Picking

Hello! A very happy Monday to you πŸ™‚ Did you have a good weekend?Β  Today I would like to share a poem with you by one of my favorite poets; Seamus Heaney.Β  Earlier when I was thinking of what poem to share Continue reading

Moving on!

Hey there, Happy Friday πŸ™‚ Hope you had a good week πŸ™‚

This week I have been working on my previously mentioned design for my first ever shawl / poncho / wrap design. You can read all about it here. I’ll wait for you to read itΒ  …. Are you back? Super πŸ™‚ So where was I? Ah yes, good news!!! Continue reading

Autumn Cleaning!

Hello!Β  Happy Monday, how was your weekend? Yesterday I spent my Sunday giving my bedroom a thorough cleaning. I keep wanting to say “Spring Cleaning” but that would imply that I am either really early or really late, so I have decided to stick with “Autumn Cleaning” for now! Same concept either way!Feet

I love this time of year, and yesterday Continue reading

Being Open!

Hello! Happy Friday to you πŸ™‚ This week I have been working on an idea that I had last weekend; my very first shawl / poncho / wrap design! (I haven’t finalised the details yet) My initial design has lead me to learning and pretty much falling in love with a new area of crochet….Open Work! Maybe it’s because of my construction background, but I love the grid format of open work. Throw in a design and I love it even more! Continue reading

Finding the New

First TimeI saw these words a couple of weeks ago and they have stayed with me. But I am being rude, forgive me; Hello! How was your weekend?! Now where was I? … Ah yes, the first time. Usually when I think of Continue reading

Being Inspired!

Hello! Happy Friday to you πŸ™‚ How was your week? Today I would like to write a little about “Inspiration” πŸ™‚ I am not sure why, maybe because I have been trying to deny my artistic tendencies for so long, but the topic of inspiration is one that I have never stopped to appreciate. *slap on the wrist for me* Until today! Today I had one of those light bulb moments, you probably saw the Continue reading

30th September

Hurrah!!! It’s the last day of the month and thanks to my #SmileforSeptember experiment it doesn’t feel like it was only yesterday since it was the first day! Read my musings on the experience here πŸ™‚ So for now all that’s left to say is

30th September