The dinosaurs took a break from their antics today to pay their respects for Remembrance Day. Obviously Inara doesn’t really understand the concept, but she did get that her dinosaurs were thinking about people who had gone away and she had us read her “In Flanders Fields” a few times, which is more than I expected at her age.
I have started scheming some plans for a large embroidery project. But before launching into such a grand endeavour I thought I’d better shake the rust off by starting out with a few smaller projects (I haven’t done any form of needle craft since I was a kid). I present to you the results of the first of these smaller projects (with sincere thanks to Vanessa Ægirsdóttir for the refresher on some of the basic stitches). It felt very satisfying to create […]
Inara gave her dinosaurs a stern talking to this morning when she came downstairs to discover that they were trying to capture Spot, her puppy, in a box trap. She quickly rescued Spot and made the dinosaurs promise never to do something like this again.