At last! I've been waiting for weeks to read 'What to look for in Spring'.
No sign of violets or coltsfoot yet, or celandines. But I know what to look out for.
Maybe, if we start getting some more sunny hours during the day they will appear soon. I'm rationing myself to a few pages at a time.
I spent an hour or so stitching as fast as I could to finish the
December January February cross-stitch. At one point I had two needles in action and a further three threaded up and ready stuck into my sewing pouch;
I got it into the post before the final collection for Saturday, with first class postage.
I finished reading Wild Strawberries by Angel Thirkell this afternoon. It was delightfully light and frothy right to the very last page. What next? I have an Elly Griffiths and a Donna Leon lined up, both new to me, and I was also thinking of re-reading 'In this House of Brede' or the Elizabeth Goudge 'Herb of Grace' series. Choices, choices...
The poncho progresses. I've done nine inches this week so far, with another 20 to go. Knit knit knit knit.....