Vintage knitting patterns are a great source of inspiration to knitter, designers and historians. Here are Ten Top Tips to help you work out the year they were published. Source: Ten Top Tips on How to Date Vintage Knitting Patterns | hubpages
Although Spring may still be a couple of months away, it feels good to think about the warmer weather and longer days. We won’t need to wrap up so warmly or need the central heating on, or a fire burning in the fireplace.
Did anyone watch My Mother and Other Strangers last night? What did you think of the first episode?
I have had an interesting development for looking at my family tree that gives a new slant on my ancestry. Before I elaborate, I will just say that I’m a common or garden person with a common or garden family tree; containing a few modestly ambitious people and a couple of jailbirds. So what’s the… Continue reading Maybe That’s Why I Like Falafels
So, since my last post, in which I revealed the situation which the government’s brilliant idea of reducing my disability benefits has left me, I’ve been trying to think of a way to increase my income without using too much energy and which I can work on as and when I can. (Takes breath after… Continue reading My Latest Venture Unveiled
I’ve been wondering for a week or so what blog post I should do next, because it’s been a while and there’s been stuff going on that’s really taken the energy out of me. I suppose I should start with, yes, I’m still here. As with anything that takes more energy from me than I… Continue reading Disability: What Does It Take To Be Believed?