Thursday, May 30, 2013

Photochallenge - Spices

A gift from my boss from a business trip I worked hard on.

Monday, May 27, 2013

Monday, May 13, 2013

Photochallenge - Brunch

I hardly ever eat brunch. This week I was lucky to be invited for brunch by a friend - and promptly forgot my camera!
So todays breakfast has to stand in for this weeks theme. And as baguette with butter and homemade jam is a huge favourite of mine but I hardly ever allow myself to stray from the much healthier porridge, I think it is a worthy motive:

Monday, May 6, 2013

Photochallenge - Tree

Spring in Venice and on Lido means one thing - Wisterias in bloom, huge treelike growths all over town.

Wednesday, May 1, 2013


From time to time the knitting but bites and this time he got me really good. I've been following the Lizard Ridge endeavours of other knitters and finally I could not resist any more. Something else I wanted to check out was all the positive feedback Noro wool gets. So I bought three different colorways of Noro Aya and started:
As I said: I've been bitten good! I've ordered other colorways form the internet and I'm up to 21 blocks in 7 different colorways. The 8th colorway I liked so much that I started knitting the Creature Comforts Cardi with it (had to order more of course).

I have not yet decided wether I will finish the Liard Ridge blanket with the leftovers of the 7 colorways I have, or wait till I finish the cardigan an add the 8th color as well. Decissions, decissions.....