Inspired by…my top 3 favourite crochet blogs

I’ve just spent the past week in bed getting over a nasty flu-like virus which has wiped out almost all my energy. I’ve been in bed sleeping most of the week and in between naps have been reading and watching a few films. It took until late Thursday to feel that I may fancy a bit of hooky time and crochet a granny square or two, it was bliss but I felt pretty tired after about an hour. I’m feeling less exhausted today and feeling a bit more of myself but think I’m going to have to take things a little […]

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Life at the moment

It’s been an odd week for me. I’ve been in bed since Thursday with what is quite possibly flu and I am still snuggled in bed today. I’m rarely unwell so it’s times like this when I realise how much strength our bodies have and how much I get done on a normal day. As usual I don’t like sitting still and try and run before I can walk when trying to get better. I thought I’d give it a bash doing a bit of work from home on Friday, I managed a bit but after a few hours of sitting […]

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Loving a bit of hooky time – Crochet update

    Oh how I love crochet. Until recently I didn’t realise how much this crafty pursuit pleases me. After I get home from work I sit down and chill out with a cup of decaffeinated teaย and enjoy spending an hour or so eachย weekday evening crocheting. I’m so glad to have found a craft that I can do anywhere, whether it is sitting on the sofa, on a car journey, or at the kitchen table, I love how portable and simple it is. The therapeutic and rhythmic motion of crochet is so relaxing especially when you know what you are doing […]

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Simplify – My One Little Word for 2015

  I have decided to continue for another year to select a word that I want to make more visible in my life. I’ve chosen SIMPLIFY as my One Little Word and I’m excited about what my new word will help me achieve this year. The words I’ve selected for the past few years have played a key role in shaping me as a person and my year ahead. GROW helped me find the things I love and to grow a new seed in my life. EMBRACE enabled me to deal emotionally during a challenging year, embrace the things going on, […]

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