At the start of June I scooted up to the Highlands for a weekend adventure with my brother. It was originally my plan to fly to Inverness and do the North Coast 500 road trip all by my lonesome but then sibling interference happened and I ended up doing much of the same as I did during my trip last year. I won’t complain though… I got to see the same landscape I adore but in far nicer weather and…

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On The Needles
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On The Needles

I am usually very monogamous when it comes to my knitting projects; I set my focus on one thing and knit until it’s done. But somehow I’ve managed to end up with three on the needles and it’s all just a blur of yarn at the moment. First up is the Mazzy cardigan that I cast on at the start of March as a gift for Mum. Any large garments I’ve knitted in the past has always been constructed top-down,…

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Bluebells and aspen fluff
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Bluebells and aspen fluff

Sunday felt like a perfect spring day; warm sun, a cool breeze, and bluebells everywhere. I went for a little wander around Brampton Wood while the sun was high in the sky and managed to snap a few shots of my favourite little purple flower. Unfortunately I didn’t stay more than an hour because it’s a small little patch of wood and there were a lot of people who had the same idea as me. It started to feel a…

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Barcelona
Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona

At the very beginning of April a friend and I spent a long weekend in Barcelona. It was pretty wonderful! The weather was so-so but it didn’t stop us walking many miles over the course of four days. Unusually for me… I left my big chunky DSLR at home and mostly snapped away with my phone and my little Olympus Trip 35 film camera. Looking at the results of both I will admit I regret not taking my bigger camera,…

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