09 February 2015

Moments...



...this past two weeks* of...

...happiness a weekend with an old friend, a lovely walk in a local wood, catching up with friends over lunch, quiet time at home

...sadness illness in our house, again, it's an auspicious start to the year

...creating rows on a sock, scarf and a shawl, a pair of trousers, ideas for future learning projects, Imbolc seed cake

...reading A Handful of Straw by Mary Rensten, and to the children The Railway Children by E. Nesbit a story for Candlemas and the Greek Myth of Persephone and Demeter

...learning about snowdrops, aconites, knots, new birds, seagulls, Romans, sea urchins, the Mary Rose, underwater archaeology, numbers, materials, Imbolc and Candlemas, Spanish

...thinking about my Mum who has been really ill for over a month

...wondering about seeds, I should really place an order.....

...hoping to make it to our groups this week

...enjoying this

...looking forward to getting back into our rhythm this week

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* I posted something else last Monday


12 comments:

  1. Lovely photo. Sorry to hear about the illness and hope all will be well soon. Glad there were moments of happiness in your week too.

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  2. I have been flipping through seed catalogs, hoping to order soon. There is just a little bit of excitement about the coming of planting time around here.

    Sending your guys healing vibes, get well soon.

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  3. I do hope everyone recovers soon, especially your mum (a month is a long time to be ill) and that your routine becomes "routine" again :) xo

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  4. hope everyone is feeling better soon xxx

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  5. Sorry to hear your mum hasn't been well. The winter can be harsh on the older generation. Hope things improve soon X

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  6. I hope your mum gets well soon, and that the sadness passes.

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  7. You're learning about so many different things, what a fascinating list. I'm sorry to hear about the illnesses, I hope everyone is well soon.

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  8. I'm sorry to hear of illness in your house and of your mum's illness too, I hope everyone is fighting fit again soon.

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  9. Sending well wishes to all that are dealing with illness, especially your mom.

    Wonderful list. I adore that song, it is one of my favorites.

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  10. Oh it is the seasons for sickness isn't it. 3 out of the 6 of us are sick. Sorry about your mom, sending healing thoughts. On the bright side it looks like you are exploring new things..
    Have a great week ahead.

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  11. *ears prick up at the idea of Imbolc seed cake* Sounds good. Hope you are all feeling better.

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  12. I saw the Mary Rose when I was a little girl, it was still under wraps and being sprayed with salt water to stop it falling apart as it dried out but even then it was an amazing sight. It sounds like you've had a lovely busy week even though I wish the lurgies would leave you alone :)

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