Sunday, 9 February 2020

The House at Lake Conjola

A satellite view of the Conjola Lake and surrounds. The fire damaged areas are indicated with red markings.
Image: Google Maps
Lake Conjola is a small community on the south coast of New South Wales, Australia, ravaged by bushfire this tragic summer.

This part of the world is very dear to me and my family.  If you would like to help this community recover and rebuild, read on!

Friday, 3 January 2020

Fires and Floods


Australia is on fire.

Jakarta is underwater.

Norway is having a heatwave during Winter.

"Climate change isn't real" say politicians.

Tuesday, 31 December 2019

Four-letter Words!

The reason for no blog posts since September is a new word in the vocabulary

which has 4 letters:


NDIS *




I am not a person to regularly use four-letter words, 
but this one definitely IS one

Saturday, 21 September 2019

Saturday, 14 September 2019

On Show!

My self-designed broomstick lace slouch beanie
in the cabinet at the Royal Adelaide Show 2019!
[Photo: D.M.]

I nearly didn't make it to the 
Royal Adelaide Show this year
even though my work was entered 
and on display!


Friday, 16 August 2019

Scrappy Lucky Dog

A crocheted dog sits surrounded by small balls and skeins of scrap yarn in different colours. The dog is light brown with a black patch on one ear and white patches on two feet and on its tail.
Crocheted puppy plays with scraps of yarn.

Moving house?
Cleaning out?
Going overseas?


Got a stash to sort?

Here's a cute stashbuster!