Category Archives: knitting

Knit Club Chocolate Cookies

I am back from Holiday – lakeland in the snow. A spectacular part of the world and I found two great yarn shops to visit as well. On our first day we visited Ulverston to get food and for me … Continue reading

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a new venture

The yarn shop is a reality. We got some friends in to help with putting up the sign. Having waited for dry weather and an evening when we were all free to meet at ‘Hanks’ the sky became dark and … Continue reading

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socks and fingerless gloves.

finished some sock in the last week  quite subtle colour changing wool from Zitron called trekking – really good to knit with, i think these are going to be a great pair of socks to wear. I made the heals … Continue reading

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Another knitting group cake.

Wasn’t going to make a cake for the knitting group this week. Thinking maybe someone else would bring one. Then late afternoon I thought better make one just in case. My mood has been a bit low and  baking a … Continue reading

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almond and pear cake

another cake cooked in the tiny oven. I’ve just eaten a small piece and it really is delicious – this is another recipe from River Cottage Everyday that i have adapted again I used spelt but white this time dairy free … Continue reading

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Knitting group cake made

Here is the cake baked in this tiny oven – as you can see it got a little burnt down one edge so if I ever try again to bake a cake in the little oven I must remember to … Continue reading

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knitting group cake

tomorrow a knitting group will start at my place there are hopefully five of us. I am going to bake a cake for this occasion – I was thinking about a honey and almond cake.     I have turned … Continue reading

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