Friday, 30 April 2010
Thursday, 29 April 2010
There were woolie jumpers gallor, never seen so many in one place....
Thursday, 22 April 2010
Not sure I've ever linked to a news story on this blog so forgive me if you find this a little strange, but I've always been a bit of a geology geek (a slightly regretted missed calling I think) and of course the events of the past week have only fuelled this urge to learn.
I've just read this great (but quite long) article on the Guardian website which explains that the current eruption is merely a baby compared to what has happened on earth before and some of the previous consequences, really quite fascinating if you are interested in this type of stuff.
Just wanted to share.
I've got something else I want to share with you from Iceland but will have to wait till the weekend when I have some time to write to you in full.
Wednesday, 21 April 2010
I've got images in my mind of all the business men in Reykjavik crowding around this every morning before they go to work. Loving the 'tasch
Monday, 19 April 2010
Thursday, 8 April 2010
The major activity this weekend was shopping….as the sun continues to peak out from the cold winter clouds the time has come to ditch the winter woollies and update the wardrobe for spring so off to the shopping centre we went. Not a particularly successful shopping trip, mainly due to the number of people who seemed to have the same idea, urgh….
But I did stumble upon this rather interesting shrug….remind you of anything???
This is made from cotton crocheted granny-squares and I couldn’t help but see the similarity between this and my cross-stitch pictures….freaky resemblance actually.
I could have been tempted purely for entertainment value but the price-tag of £115 put me off slightly … I appreciate the work that will have gone into producing this but seriously £115 for a cotton shrug in a highstreet store you have to be kidding…. if I'm still tempted in a couple of weeks I'm sure I could figure out the pattern