So here I am, slowly coming out of the post baby zombie fog. E is doing amazingly well, putting on weight like a boss and sleeping better than K does. Of course the combined effect of the toddler not sleeping so well and the baby waking at normal for a two month old intervals means that C and I are completely shattered. Craftree now has over 600 members and is growing daily. There’s over 700 patterns catalogued too. On the craft front, yesterday I managed to do two pattern rows – not quite two repeats of my Wee Leisl which I’m working on for K.Read More →

Week 31 already! And a quick checks shows that I’m currently 19 weeks behind in my weekly posts. Hmm, not so good – lots of work to do to catch that lot up! I maintain that the reason for this is the gorgeous summer weather we’ve been having, it’s been so long that the novelty is yet to wear off. So week 31 saw me finally finish knitting up the super secret fair isle project. Great news, except for all the horrid ends that I’ve to sew in. My swatch made me think that carrying them up the side wouldn’t work – I think ifRead More →

Week 15 from April 8th to 14th but this post only covers the days in Adelaide. 20130410 – 9:30am just dropped Christian off at work. It’s 26 degrees #adelaide #thisisthelife 20130410 – Chillin on a balmy autumn evening 20130410 – China Town #adelaide 20130410 – St Francis #adelaide 20130411 – Oily! #showinmyage #memories #adelaide This character was on TV for a number of years (or so it seemed) advertising Kraft peanut butter 20130413 – This Irish man has been sitting in the sun a tad too long… 20130414 – There’s only one way to work out what this is… #adelaide 20130414 – Ahh proper swans!Read More →

Week 15 from April 8th to 14th but this post only covers the days in Melbourne before we headed of to Adelaide. 20130408 – a VW Crab, I’ll never look at that logo the same way again 20130408 – Movie time at Federation Square in Melbourne 20130408 – Katja’s first taste of lemon… sour… but she went back for more! 20130408 – Melbourne Trams – they join up and they’ve been running all my life! 20130409 – Katja and Gus playing together #cousins 20130409 – Silly face time with Natalia and MarkRead More →