May – and advances on all fronts!

May - and things are hotting up fast!! Firstly, may I introduce you to Bailey?  He's our poster boy today!  Bailey is a labrador X (not sure whether with Beagle or with a spaniel of some kind!) and is just 4 months old.  We had been missing Charlie, who had to be put...

Spring has sprung – with a vengeance!

Just a week ago, if you had told me that Spring would arrive and transform our garden from winter's silhouettes into verdant flower and leaf, I would have laughed disbelievingly!  But this is just what has happened! Last week the trees outside our house were twigs -...

Guilty as Charged, M’lud!

I have been told off!  Not once, but twice and on successive days!  What can I say but sorry, and I will try to do better!! First came the email from a weaving friend in the US - "Have you dropped off the face of the earth, or did you actually move to France?  What is...

The Loom Room move to France

Every day is a really exciting day at the moment! Each day my workshop becomes a little more like a weaving workshop. But it didn't start out that way! Our main move was on 4/5 January.  All was going swimmingly.  We had managed to pack the van (a transit) really well...

Countdown to……. A New Life

Have you noticed how many people now countdown days/sleeps before an event? It seems to be a marketing phenomena that has caught on with the general public.  Generally I can't stand the idea of people wishing away their lives through counting down one more day until...