Monthly Archives: May 2009

Cherries, Olives and Grapes

The picture to the right shows the grapevines full of fruit which we’ll be picking in September, if the birds don’t get to them first. The photo above shows the olives which will be good for picking towards October / … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Friends visit from Holland

Two weekend ago we had some friend from Holland over. Actually they used to take Portuguese Lessons from my mum until we moved to Portugal, but over the years (probably 14 years since we first met them) we’ve become close … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Wildlife at the farm

I don’t particularly like creepy crawlies, especially not inside the house, but being at the farm and helping my dad out on occasion, I’ve gotten used to tolerating them. I still don’t like spiders, and the one at the top … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

113 – Life is Good Ewe

So after talking to my mum and my gran to get their opinions, I’ve decided to make a small bag out of the Bent Creek Life is Good Ewe kit I made recently. Well actually my mum will be making … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

More Dakota & Jojo

This is my little Dakota when I’m sitting behind my computer. She used to fit in the small basket, when she was 3 months old and still have some space to maneuver. Now she just about fits in the basket, … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Dakota at 9.5 months

Here’s some photos I took over the last couple of weeks of Dakota. She’s now 9.5 months old, and quite well behaved. Especially seeing as I take her to the office with me every day, and she doesn’t bother anyone. … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Life is Good Ewe by Bent Creek

This is Life is Good Ewe by Bent Creek, a small kit I’d bought some time ago online, and which this past weekend I couldn’t resist picking up and making. It only took saturday and sunday afternoon to finish. Having … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Quick-to-make Chocolate Cake

I first want to say that I was absolutely horrified with what happened on Koninginnedag (Queen’s day – 30th April) in Holland last week. I really don’t know what the guy was thinking to want to crash his car into … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment