I have finally finished the baby blanket I was crocheting for our baby nephew on the way! I really enjoyed making this one up. It came together really quickly in terms of total number of hours spent hooking, it just took me a while as my time is at a premium these days! I am really happy with how it turned out and the mum and dad-to-be seemed to like it too!
This weekend has been really lovely. Visits from friends on Friday, family on Saturday and yesterday was Vince’s birthday so he had booked the whole weekend as holiday.
Which made this morning all the more hard, Emma and I did not want to let him leave the house this morning! It has left us both feeling somewhat adrift today, definitely suffering from the Monday blues.
So, what better way to cheer myself up than with some hooky goodness?!
The past few days have been particularly slow. My little Emma has been ever so fussy and clingy, we think she must be having a growth spurt. This has also meant that during the day she is wanting to feed every hour and a half and for longer than usual, as I am breast feeding this means spending most of the day sat on the sofa unable to do much else. Usually this would not be a problem(!) but it has coincided with the week I was supposed to be packing up our flat for our house move this weekend. [Read more…]