Times gone by … and yet to come

I remember that growing up in the seventies needlework was simply not taught once I reached secondary school.  I attended an all-girls school and in an age of feminism and women's rights, teaching domestic science was considered to be a very bad and totally unnecessary thing since, as a liberated … [Read more...]

A good day, a bad day – and a winner!

Sorry to be a bit late posting the winner of my St Patrick's Day draw  - I was absolutely overcome by the number of comments.  Thank you so much to everyone who entered.  I adored reading all your wonderful suggestions for names, such creative and original ideas, I only wish I had a bunny to give … [Read more...]