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Crochet for the Queen Of England’s Platinum Jubilee 2022

As you know, I love to crochet! I've set my self some challenges for the Queen's Jubilee. One is to make a queen amigurumi figure which I am currently working on. The other is some red, white and blue bunting. The Queen is celebrating her platinum jubilee this with a long weekend from the 2nd… Continue reading Crochet for the Queen Of England’s Platinum Jubilee 2022

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Big Warehouse Sale at the Knitting Network

Don't miss the Big Warehouse Sale, with 3 days of incredible offers for knitters and crocheters (ends midnight on Sunday 6th March 2022)! I have only recently discovered the Knitting Network and its become my new place for buying all my wool. Here are a few reasons why. • They stock all the leading yarn brands… Continue reading Big Warehouse Sale at the Knitting Network

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Love Wool? Fall in Love with the Knitting Network

If you love wool, then you will love the Knitting Network. I'm so glad I found them and if you decide to buy from them you will be rewarded with special discounts and details of a great competition where you could win £100 of wool. I'm and affiliate of the Knitting Network so if you… Continue reading Love Wool? Fall in Love with the Knitting Network

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Get Lucky and Cherry Moon Cocktail Recipes

Cocktails are great for celebrations of all kinds but these two would be perfect for Chinese New Year Celebrations. Do you have a favourite cocktail or are you looking for something new? This post contains affiliate links from The Bottle Club which may earn me a little money if you click through and purchase, but… Continue reading Get Lucky and Cherry Moon Cocktail Recipes

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My Sunday Snapshot a Beautiful Sunset

I've had to publish My Sunday Snapshot here as I can't seem to do anything with my main blog raisiebay at the moment. I really wanted to share my photo of the gorgeous pink and purple sunset we had a couple of evenings ago. Apart from making the image smaller, I have made no changes… Continue reading My Sunday Snapshot a Beautiful Sunset

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My Tips for Dealing With Christmas When you are Chronically Ill.

I've not always been chronically ill. In fact This time six years years I was relatively healthy and running around after everyone even then it was difficult dealing with Christmas. I had three children under 10 years old, and a poorly Father-in-law. On January 1st the Christmas holiday was coming to an end and I… Continue reading My Tips for Dealing With Christmas When you are Chronically Ill.