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Late 40's guy who happens to love music, knitting and photography, among lots of other things. Living with Husband and two dogs in the North of England. No relation to Miss Vanjie LOL

  • Spring

    Spring is slowly turning into summer here on the 54th parallel north, I wonder how it is in Unalaska Island who is on the same degree of latitude as us. We may not have the sprawling majesty of Alaska but… Read More ›

  • The Tim Gunn Effect

    A few years ago I was listening to a podcast called SoulFeed with Shannon Algeo, I think it was the Easter holidays and I was helping a friend moving roofing felt, 30 tonnes of it to be exact. Whilst waiting… Read More ›

  • Which Watch?

    So, I need a bit of advice/help/suggestions etc. My Fitbit Blaze has a battery problem, and it only lasts 24 hours if I am lucky, and 4 hours if I am not. I don’t mind charging it, that’s not the… Read More ›

  • Eurovision 2019

    I’ll be honest, pop music is not my bag, but I do like to watch Eurovision each year as it is a good laugh, and every now and again there is a good song that year. Last night it was… Read More ›

  • Hardcastle Crags

    I felt the need to get out into the sunshine, now it is here, and get some long needed fresh air. Friday night we decided to head to Yorkshire, namely Hardcastle Crags and Gibson Mill. A beautiful place, part of… Read More ›

  • Reading Challenge – April Update

    19 books read so far, and now 10 books ahead of schedule in 17 weeks. Happy about the result so far. April’s books were… This book is not for the faint hearted at all. I found the whole thing quite… Read More ›

  • What’s up…

    Oh my! Where do I start? I feel as though Christmas was just yesterday and here we are at the end of April. The year really has flown too fast, and I feel that I need to take a moment… Read More ›

  • Das Boot

    Sky Atlantic has been filming the latest series of Das Boot here. The car park by the beach where we walk the dogs has been transformed into an American Bay Diner and Motel. The path behind the sign takes you… Read More ›

  • Here there be cattle

    The sand dunes are not too far from our house and are a great place to take the dogs walking. Part of the dunes are fenced off but have access gates so everyone can still use them, 47 gates that… Read More ›

  • Sewing…

    I knit as you all know, and I can hand sew too. The last few years I have thought about learning to machine sew properly. This year after watching the Great British Sewing Bee I decided that this is the… Read More ›

Kid-B - Rapper, Producer and Blogger.

Inspiring you with fresh original music and amazing mash ups. Mental health/psychology guides and the occasional funny video.

RTW Roxy

23 years old girl travelling solo on a motorcycle.

The Happy Book Blog.

Books, fun, Humour.

USA Writes

Simple Blogs

Elves Choice

Holiday Bargains & Recipes

A Time to Create

...where miracles and mistakes collide...

Eric's Cakes

My P√Ętisserie Blog

Purling Dervish

one stitch at a time

ladycraftsalot83

#yarn #knitting #sewing #crochet #spinning #bulletjourrnal #yarndyer