Postcards from Copenhagen

Last weekend we travelled to Denmark, first stop Copenhagen…, and yes, the Grannies Folly basket came too. What a vibrant and buzzing city, and so colourful. It’s easy to walk everywhere, zig-zagging the city to see as much as we could in the few days we had, I think we…

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Portmeirion – a romantic hide away

Last Friday was a very special day for ‘my man’ and myself, as on this day (6 June) 30 years ago we met when he was stationed in Germany with the British Armed Forces. As I had been away on business the weekend before, I hadn’t planned anything special and…

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Impressions of an Exhibition

Last weekend I travelled to Schwabsburg, near Oppenheim in Germany. A beautiful picturesque small town in Rheinland/Pfalz, very close to the mighty river Rhein and surrounded by vineyards, that produce the most delicious of wines. I had been invited way back when by the lovely Claudia of Wollsinn Yarns to teach…

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a colourful weekend

Last weekend saw me traveling to beautiful Backnang, near Stuttgart in Germany. I had been invited to the annual Woolfest gathering to teach a couple of workshops, and had been preparing for it for a few weeks. This was my third teaching visit, and I was looking forward to seeing…

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my week away

There has been a distinctive absence as of late by me writing and keeping you up to date on here, but as you may recall, I have been away on a little jolly with three of my friends. We have been to the French Alps, where one of my friends…

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