Hi guys :)
I've finally had time to write this! Everything suddenly seems to have picked up the pace and got going without a by-your-leave!
*Takes a breath*
I'm taking part in the Yarn Along this week as I've managed to take some time out to crochet myself a little wrap over shrug, this is an earlier photo, as i only have one sleeve to go :)
I'm reading (for probably the hundredth time ) Never Look Back by Lesley Pearse
Blurb from Lesleys' website;
(From the slums of Victorian London to a New World ...
Matilda Jennings was a poor flower girl in Covent Garden until the day she saved the life of a minister's daughter called Tabitha. Drawn into the bosom of little Tabitha's family, she little realises it will soon mean uprooting her own life.
For Matilda leaves Victorian London's slums and heads first for the darkest corners of New York, then beyond into the plains of the Wild West and San Francisco's gold rush. With only her beauty, intelligence and the strong will she forged on London's streets to guide her, Matilda must create a new life for herself and Tabitha. Between the sweat and tears, heartbreak and passion, she encounters Captain James Russell, a man in whom she might find true love. A love that must withstand separation, war and the birth pangs of a new nation. But through it all, Matilda knows she must never look back ...)
Lesley is a wonderful author, who really draws you in to the characters' world and keeps you gripped right to the end. I can't ell you how many times i have sobbed along with the character
My lovely hubby bought me chicken mug :) Of course, it is now my favourite
Look at these clever little things!! They've plonked themselves in and got to work, and are starting to thicken out and grow properly :)
A lovely friend gave me a wonderful gift of seeds! So many seeds! By this time next year the whole garden should be chock a block!
It is too late for some of them, but i have sowed the onions as they had started to soften
I also got to puppy-sit this handsome little man :)
The Bearded Wonder and I took ourselves on a wander last week
and i managed to snap a bee working hard
What have you been up to this week? :)