Tag Archives: Family

New dress for christmas and wedding anniversary

This is a pattern that I wanted to make since I saw it in the Burdaystyle. I bought the fabric on the fabric market as the perfect match. Advertisements

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Merry christmas

Time flies really. 2015 nearly gone bar christmas of course. This year christmas is reasonably painless for us. Now christmas eve we are fluffing about and preparing for boxing day dinner.

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Our wedding anniversay – married six years

Six years ago SO and I said yes when asked whether we wanted to be married. Six years! That is starting to sound like serious business. Every year has been different but some things are always the same.

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Knitting out the year

For Christmas we exchanged presents. My MIL surprised both my SIL and myself with a wool purchase for a hat and scarf. The quality of the wool was very good. Very nice stuff indeed.

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my poor stomach

For a long long time SO and I have been considering taking his brother and SIL out for dinner. 

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Finally – no work for three weeks

Yes! we made it! It has been such a long hard year but we made it to our summer holidays in one piece.

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Birthday

SO had his birthday. Our birthdays are only 18 days apart and we are usually on a holiday when I have mine. SO does not really care about a large birthday bash and with my parents celebrating their 70th this … Continue reading

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Double weekend

A double weekend over Easter. Both SO and I have good Friday as well as Easter Monday off and boy do we need it. So much-needed doing and then there are just some bits¬† of time left. I will be … Continue reading

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Family – ups and downs

The weekend was spent mostly with my parents. My mother had turned 70 and that was cause for a family get together of course.

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Never waste an opportunity

As a result of my previous post I took the train on Friday to my parents. Weather was atrocious (though mild when compared to the UK) As I had to forgo a walk to work already on Thursday I decided … Continue reading

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