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Sunday Sevens!

Inspired by Threads and Bobbins I have had another go at recording my week in photos! Just can’t keep to the seven bit.

On Monday we went to the Lavender Farm near Castle Howard.

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What am I going to do with Mr E?

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going through a gate in the middle of a field to nowhere.

Our courgettes have finally started to do something, so we had roasted veggie on Tuesday. Drizzle of olive oil, herbs scattered liberally over, 200C in the oven for half an hour. Yummy.

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Thursday we went to the Stephen Joseph Theatre in Scarborough to see this

14.8.15 005ever been on a team building exercise? This one goes wrong… just a bit, as it meets Lord of the Flies. Really enjoyable evening and hats off to the actors. Just before the second half there was a false fire alarm and we all had to evacuate the building. We had to¬† hang around for about 15 minutes while the fire brigade pronounced it safe to resume, and then the actors did just that! The show went on.

We had supper before the theatre in a new to us eatery called the Eat me cafe. The food was delicious but what I loved enough to share a photo here is this, taken on my phone.

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I love the tea cosy, but look at the blast from the past, a third of a pint school milk bottle for a milk jug! Brill!

Friday saw another knitting finish. Peppa Pig. Look at those d……d wires in the background, does every house have a nest of wires everywhere?

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Saturday I went to the Memorial Hall for a craft show.

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Jan from Lilypuss cards had a stall here. I met Jan last year when we attended a workshop to make needlefelt robins. Jan has recently started to hand dye yarn. It is gorgeous, but don’t take my word for it, have a look.

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Now were I into sock knitting with 4ply wool I would have been hard pushed to choose just one of these skeins, so delicious are the colours. Jan has recently put some in her Etsy shop which you can see here

So that was the week that was. Hope you had a good week and have an even better one starting Now. Personally I am off to do the ironing, it can only get better! Love to hear what your plans for next week are.

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