Friday, 16 December 2011

December 16th

A timely window for the first sprinkling of snow in Oxford this morning...

Friday, 2 December 2011

Advent Fun

Last year I did a knitted Advent Calendar on my knitting blog. This year I've gone for something very light-hearted, sharing the Advent Calendar I've just bought from OXFAM. Be prepared for some real 'boom-boom-ers'... I'm a day late, so here are the windows for today and yesterday:

Sunday, 20 November 2011


Most cats seem to have favourite sleeping places and our adopted cat Dora's regular one has for some time been this ancient tartan mohair and wool stole of mine in our back room. She's also been known to hop into my suitcase, which has been out quite a bit lately for overnight work trips.

I was a bit surprised yesterday, though, when she clambered into my case as I was unpacking it and settled down for the morning. I thought perhaps she was trying to make a point about how often I've been away recently. On closer, inspection, though, I realised that I'd left it open on top of her favourite piece of bedding, so this was the nearest she could get. Fair point, Dora.