Category Archives: Patchwork

Fence Post at Paternoster

In January 2012 – goodness me, 10 years ago – Coromandel was in Cape Town and we were staying with my brother in Port Owen, 150 km north of Cape Town on South Africa’s west coast.  The long, golden sandy beaches are empty and it is seldom that anyone ventures into the sea.  Only the…

Be Kind to Yourself – Ideas on a Relaxing Season

The 12 Days of Christmas were traditionally for celebrating the season and, in modern times, there is also a certain amount of retail therapy thrown in. From buying or making gifts for friends to that little something for ourselves. This year my purchase whilst out Christmas shopping was a lovely pair of reindeer earrings. They…