The Runaway

Dakota is a little runaway. Twice she was with my mum and then suddenly disappeared only to find me on the property.

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This is the first time she snuck up on me looking all innocent!!!

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Proof that there are snakes wondering the farm. This I found hanging on one of the chestnut trees higher up on the property. I’d say the snake in question is approximately 60-70cm in length and a good 3cm in diameter.

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Is it Autumn or Spring

There are still so many plants in bloom.

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Not as in birds, but as in these fantastic plants growing all over the farm and alongside the highways here in Portugal.

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My photogenic Dogs

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Mushrooms: the Shapes & Sizes

Ok, some more photos of the variety of mushrooms, this time the different shapes and sizes.

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This NEIGH-bour has been wandering our property, but now she’s been confined to her owner’s land.

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She wasn’t too interested in coming closer, maybe if I’d had some carrots to give her…

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Mushrooms: the Colours

Other than the large variety (shapes and sizes) of mushrooms I photographed over the weekend, what I like the most is the variety in colors, white, beige, yellow, blue/grey, pink, red, purple, I could go on, but instead I’ll show you what I mean.

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TEST KNIT – Easy Peasy Toque

A very quick Test Knit for Tin Can Knits, it only took 6 hours total to finish. I decided to make the earflap version, but I’ll be trying the beanie version as well with some left over Aran yarn.

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I used Rosarios 4 Capuccino in Denim and used 74g total.

Oh and of course, the minute Jojo catches a whiff of me taking photos of my knits, she has to come and take part in the photoshoot.

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Mother Nature

The wonder of Mother Nature…

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