Monthly Archives: October 2008

Cold front hits Portugal

Well we’ve had a cold front arrive here in Portugal. This means that the temperature has dropped at least 10°C because we suddenly feel the cold. It’s about 13°-18°C during the day, and actually that’s quite nice especially if the … Continue reading

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Autumn is arriving in Portugal

Looks like Autumn is finally arriving here in Portugal. The weather is gradually getting colder, although it’s still around the 20°C mark during the day, I definitely notice it’s chillier in the mornings, but the sun is still shining and … Continue reading

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Chestnuts gallore

After spending some time this weekend “harvesting” some chestnuts at the farm, my parents’ neighbour came by yesterday with some of her “harvest”. You see she lives alone and her kids and grandkids don’t come round that often, so she … Continue reading

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Harvesting

This weekend I spent some time down at my parent’s farm and we all went to do some “harvesting”. Starting with picking all the grapes we could get at. You see the farm is slightly overgrown because no one has … Continue reading

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Nature’s Home Afghan

So here is finally a picture of the Nature’s Home Afghan that I completed last year. It’s a bit wrinkled, but that’s because it’s been laying on my spare bed with a whole lot of other stuff on top of … Continue reading

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Stitching the time away

I’m working on a new cross stitch project, but it’s a surprise for someone, so I can’t show my progress on the blog, because obviously that would ruin the surprise. I can however show you the project I just finished. … Continue reading

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