The Bee and I woke up early this morning and headed out to meet friends for a hike in the woods.   The sun was bright and the snow was sparkling.   The snow was so light and dusty.   The colours captured my heart.  We warmed up fast walking up the hill into the trees and catching up … Continue reading

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A month of solid knitting, and I have myself a pretty big blanket.  I’ve been knitting for about 9 years, and this is my first adult-sized blanket.  Blanket knitting takes forever, and it’s boring.  You can’t really throw it in your shoulder bag.   It doesn’t travel well.  But there are pluses.  No worrying about it fitting.   It … Continue reading


I just downloaded my pictures from the last month, and there was so much pink.   I guess that makes sense.  We’re a girl-heavy household.  And it’s a good change from the blue, red and green Christmas decorations that we packed away at the beginning of the month.    We’re mentally preparing for Valentine’s Day.   I should … Continue reading


Another good year.   We are all healthy.  We are loved.  Our home is warm and cozy.  We have so much food in the cupboards and in the fridge.  We have everything we need and more.  We have done lots over the past twelve months.  The Bee has enjoyed a full year of volunteering on the … Continue reading