Prague #2

A few more snaps from Prague.

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Getting ready for autumn knitting
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Getting ready for autumn knitting

I’ve spent all summer feeling guilty about stocking up on worsted/aran weight wools but now is the time to put everything to good use. There’s a slight chill in the air as the sun goes down and the leaves are changing just around the edges, almost like they’re not sure if it’s time yet. Although various sources are saying the UK might perk up come next week with some warm and dry days, for now I’m relishing the fact I…

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Prague #1
Prague, Czech Republic

Prague #1

Last week I had the pleasure of spending a long weekend in Prague with my sister. It was exhausting but I loved every moment of it (except the hostel… the hostel was not a pleasant experience at all) and I’m so happy I got the chance to visit again. We were lucky with the weather since the reports before I left promised warm but rainy but it ended up hot and sunny with only a light rain the evening we…

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Birthday Boy
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Birthday Boy

Today my fluffy baby turns two years old. TWO! I can’t believe how quickly the time has gone. It doesn’t seem that long ago that he was tiny like this. Today is a Bank Holiday which means the weather is awful (no surprise there) so my plan to take him for along forest walk is probably not going to happen. Though to be honest it’s been hard moving him at all because yesterday we took him to a family BBQ…

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Black Forest Gateau tea
time for tea

Black Forest Gateau tea

Black Forest 100° water – 4 mins – with/without milk Ingredients: Sri Lankan black tea, cocoa shells, hibiscus, apple pieces, elderberies, raspberry pieces,strawberry pieces, blackberries, cranberry pieces(cranberry, sugar, rice flour, vanilla pieces, sunflower and calendula petals, blackberry leaves ~ It’s been 84 years since I’ve had a nice cup of tea! Ok, whatever, I exaggerate, but it really does feel like it’s been forever. Usually the warm summer weather is never enough to turn me off tea, but apparently this…

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