Sunday afternoon was lovely and sunny, although still cold. It put a smile on people's faces and allowed us bloggers to take some reasonable pictures. My OH had come home Saturday evening from a week of skiing in France (just in time to refill the screen-wash in my car :-) and took over fire stoking duties once again. Though I had managed to keep it going since he left. It was good to have him back!
On Friday evening I remembered to put these haricot beans to soak. I should have used a bigger bowl. My DS told me I needed to add more water so, when I did, it was almost running over (that's why it's on the draining board!)
Sunday evening I popped up the road to my aunt's to cadge some red thread for the cushion cover I'm working on and to see if she has any fabric I could use as a border for my half-square-triangle quilt. My aunt used to make a lot of curtains and soft furnishing for people but doesn't do it much now. Consequently, she has lots of fabric remnants and bits and pieces which she keeps telling me to use. I'm waiting
It's my DDs 25th birthday today - Happy B'day Bessie!!! - and
With all this expectation and things in progress there should be plenty to show next week, including my second Recycled Ripple Scarf. That's the first time I've ever said that with any confidence.
Bye for now