Notes from Wales

March has simply flown by and with days getting longer and the light lasting past 6 pm I feel a new wave of energy is on its way along with spring. During the last couple of weeks I have been woken up by Mr. Blackbird’s early morning song and I…

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Hello Spring (and a comfort blanket)

Can you smell it? If you go outside, around the block or your daily walk (or run) in the park or forest, you can smell and feel it. Spring is finally here. It blooms everywhere and smells deliciously of small spring blossoms and the warming earth. Little green leaves and…

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march meet the maker

Hello friends near and far, I hope you are well! Hard to believe but it’s almost spring. Last week we had the big freeze here in Wales with more snow than I can remember having for a long long while… …luckily it’s almost gone now and today the sun is…

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spring has sprung

Finally…the sun is out and the sky is blue!!! It has taken a long time here in North Wales to send Winter on it’s way, waving good bye to rain, wind and more rain, but we have finally said Hello to Spring. Over the last few days everything has suddenly sprung back…

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Introducing…

dear diary, First of all I want to say a big huge thank you to all you lovely people who have already purchased a copy of the latest Lola Loops book. I hope you enjoy knitting many of the lovely designs over the next few weeks. Today I want to…

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