Tuesday, 23 December 2008

its almost christmas

Hi Peep's well 2 day's to go who would belive it we just had elle's B'day on sunday she got a lovely new collar from america from knitsomniack she also got a new wellie boot now a destroyed wellie
see pic and a new ball well see pic too

and on the knitting front mum has started a new baby shawl for her great grandchild due in april my nephew's girlfriend so I will be a great aunt lol well i am already to my niece anyway lol and I am knitting on a few project's at present but again started a new one mum gave me some Ryc baby alpaca classic yarn she bought this to knit me something oh away last year but has never got round to it so I get it to knit for me so I have decided to use a pattern for the shape but put my own mark on it so this is the start of it

Well peep's thats it from me till the newyear as it is xmas you know everyone is busy busy busy so to all happy holiday's all my love Helen untill 09 happy knitting

Monday, 15 December 2008

Moving mum in

Hi there blogger's been busy moving my mum in and baking for her so I have been very tiered over the past couple of day's it seem's to have been very long indeed but we done it me and hubby so betwen that and work have not done much knitting or as you can see blogging. Have not seen my BP knitsomniack either as she is busy getting ready for the family to come over so here are a couple of pic's now the pc is back. And look Elle is a traitor she has
became mum's we pet aww.

And now she is observing me to make sure I put all in order for the SFS kit and here is a better pic of my lovely kit then comes fatcat
although he is a white cat he came in
from out side and musthave been under a car as he is now like a zebra
black and white stripes lol then comes the spiced fruit loaf it is lovely
all christmasy yummmmm and last but not least it is the christmas tree and to get the tree in I had to sacrafice my knitting corner poor me
but it is only for christmas so now all

knitting stuff is now in the bedroom so now if I want anything I have to walk back and forwards to get what I need so roll on January to get back to normal and with the tree come's winnie the pooh mum got me it a few year's back for my christmas so now he comes out every christmas he moves and sings elle is not to sure about him he was singing and she was barking at him so now he is turned off well that's all for now peep's as nigella is coming on soon I just love her for anyone who does'nt know who she is she is a cook on tv look her up she is on bbc2 at 8.30 every night this week

bye xxx

Wednesday, 10 December 2008

PC troubles

well folk's having a few pc troubles but thanks to knitsomniack who knidly loaned me her old laptop I can keep in touch. Well the last few day's I have been busy knitting, painting, baking I have been knitting on some christmas project's to make sure I finish them and the painting is for mum's room she is moving in on the weekend and she is looking forwards to coming to live with us so it is all go here and my mare wanted to bake cupcake's so we did after some painting then I decided to make a quiche and we had it for tea it was very tasty as nothing was left so a good sign anyway as my pc is in getting fixed I have no pic's and I am no ernest hemmingway with the old word's will catch you all later thanks peep's

Thursday, 4 December 2008

More baking

Well peep's not done any knitting stuff today yet I am about to sit down and relax with some knitting and crochet. Now the baking is done I did promise knitsomniack some cookies for her birthday so after I left her today I got straight to baking and made the cookies So here is today's baking and the cookies are at the front. Well I took them down to her with her b'day pressie's and as I left she was already eating them another satisfied customer lol I am going to relax now as I am shattered 6am rise then work the baking where does the time go.

Wednesday, 3 December 2008

What to say today?

Well folk's having a few pc trouble's what a pain in the shirt it is. Well the other day I was in the local jewellers and asked them if they also make item's and they do to my glee. My wedding ring does not fit now aw, as I have put on wieght but not to worry. Mr ward is going to make me a new one with the old one and some other pieces of old gold that me stuff to me so my finger will have a wedding band for christmas it does have two ring's just now my engagement and eternity ring's as I was looking at the pic I thought to myself god your hands looks old now when does this happen yesterday my skin was so taught now it is not aw. As for the knitting I have started another new project what am I like I deffo have startitis I treated myself to a new sock book no3 now all new. so of course I did have to make a start on new socks as if I don't have enough sock's on the needle's see pic's well in the book it say's oh what a tangled web we weave and that's what happened to me but it came good thank goodness have not done to much as I stopped and went on to the lapghan before bed the socks are for hubby I have still to make his first pair so he thinks he will never get them but he
will he has no faith the man well i am just about done one more thing before I go here is a pic of the cookies for my mate knitsomniack she will get some fresh one's for her birthday on friday so all go wish her Happy Birthday on friday cheer's I won't tell her age you can guess luv ya all xxx.

Monday, 1 December 2008


Well blogger's I have been very busy on my project's and baking also working and of course my lovely crochet lapghan I have started Well I was busy baking mum's fav scone bread and I made a madira cake it was nice no pic's of them this time. Today I am making chicken soup and I tried a brack tea bread from the 40th edition be-ro book it is still cooling so don't know how it tastes but it looks so yummy. Well on to the knitting and it is sock's, sock's and yet more sock's they are not all for me my one is my first toe
up sock it is wendy's generic sock pattern I think is looking real
nice. The next is my forth one of these mare really likes these
and hubby's sock this was nearly finished but it was like it belonged to big foot so it had to come out second time lucky

and last of all I am watching my most fave of detectives miss marple i have seen this episode well numerous times nemesis well must get back to it will be making cookies later see ya all bye