Survival in the City

To First Great Western’s 06.30 to London – blurgh! School term started yesterday for Elder (all OK) and mine starts today. Wow, getting up was ‘interesting’. So, to speed along the journey I thought I’d publish my train survival guide. Any suggestions to enhance the commute experience will be road(track?) tested and reported back on……

Define casting on?

Strictly speaking this isn’t a new project at all, oh no. I’m just playing. I ordered this book from the States second hand ages ago and it finally showed up yesterday. It’s written by Maggie Righetti who did the absolutely brilliant Knitting in Plain English. This woman is a goddess. Really useful information and ideas…

Porridge ponderings

So, here I am, staring into the black, black morning as the train carries me to Work. Look, you can have healthy porridge these days – it’s pretty good actually. This is my time for planning my week. Here’s my roll call… Loads on at work so it’s laptop up straight after this blog. Probably…