Category Archives: winter

February Fun…

So, here we are again – I hope you have been happily and busily engaged since last September. I’m not sure how it happens, but life sometimes takes over and posting just gets lost. I’ve managed a few posts on … Continue reading

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Brrr…

No, we don’t have a Big Freeze here in Somerset – far from it – but we do have rather an over-abundance of grey skies and damp air and a general impression that this is the dullest, dankest┬átime of year.┬áBut … Continue reading

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Musings on a winter afternoon

As the rain continues to fall, interspersed with the odd few hours of sunshine, indoor tasks become the focus of my attention. The puppets are now complete: Meet Abe and Estee – now headed off to join the ‘Open the … Continue reading

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All put away

I’ve put away the tinsel, the lights, the Christmas scene, I’ve tidied up the clutter and vacuumed, swept and cleaned. I’ve fingered cards from loved ones, with messages sincere, Placing memories in boxes – stored for another year. With bins … Continue reading

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Advent busy-ness

Advent started with the annual craft event – aimed at children, but with plenty for all ages! This year the theme is ‘Angels’ We made a ‘life-sized’ model of an angel – and lots of different kinds of ‘little’ angels. … Continue reading

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Pics as promised

What you cannot see in these is the Thames RIB boat, the driving icy snow and the lowering clouds – neither can you feel the intense cold, the ice shards in the face or the unbelievably fantastic thrill of the … Continue reading

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