A new project on the go

I was in Melbourne recently and my daughter took me to a wonderful wool shop in Hastings. Little Woolie Makes. The shop has an amazing array of wools with many from overseas that are expensive to buy if you buy direct from overseas as you have to pay postage. It is also good to be…

Something to keep you amused?

When we had two of our grandchildren visiting recently two of the things that kept them amused during the weekend, when screen time had been limited, were playing cards and the game of Fox and Geese which we only ever use as a type of Solitaire. The central hole is left empty and the aim…

A new skill

During the Tour de France I have been knitting a jumper for my elder daughter.  There is only tonight to go and the Tour will be finished.  I managed to finish the jumper today but I had to learn a new skill in order to finish the jumper.  The skill I have mastered is Italian…

Gunaikurnai country

A recent bike ride  was from Nicholson to Bumberrah  on the East Gippsland Rail Trail and on the way I was able to view the new art work which has been painted on the Nicholson River Bridge. I wasn’t able to get a photo without the shadow. We live on Gunaikurnai country and this painting…

Getting ready

I have my Tour Guide and this is what was in a parcel I received last week.  I am preparing for a month’s television viewing as it is soon to be the start of the Tour de France. The package contained beautiful wool. I am just waiting for the second lot of wool as this…

What an amazing book.

Cloud Cuckoo Land by Anthony Doerr was recommended to me by my nephew. I am so glad that he thought to recommend it to me as I absolutely loved it. I might say here that I am not a lover of science fiction or fantasy and although there were aspects of those genres in the…