The summer without rain
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The summer without rain

As we crawl towards mid-July I can honestly say that the summer heat is becoming stifling. We seemed to have moved past the endless bright hot days and into a sluggish heat that make it hard to breath and while I am grateful the day temperature has dropped a little, the humidity levels have crept slowly upwards making the nights more unbearable. Nil points for British homes and all our wonderful insulation. I know we do like to complain about…

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June
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June

This June has been dry and warm (a little too warm for me) but thee birds are twittering long into the evenings and the sunsets have been beautiful. I’m going to miss June.

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2018
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2018

New year. New start. More fun. More knitting. Less worrying.

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November
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November

As the colour fades from everything I realise that the best of Autumn has well and truly passed me by. The fallen leaves have lost their crunch and now everything is rotting and dying around me as we creep into that weird seasonal inbetween. Bring on the morning frosts! All my knitwear is waiting!

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Knitting while fat
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Knitting while fat

Hey, so… I’m fat. I don’t use the F word to garner sympathy or in hope someone will declare me to be anything but fat. I use it because that’s what I am and I’m ok with that. Most of the time people feel the only way to respond to such a blunt statement is to throw other adjectives at me; I’m curvy, squishy, plus-size, big boned… I’ve heard them all and to be quite frank about the whole thing……

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