Category Archives: Holidays

52 weeks of happy: the bumper edition (21, 22 and 23/52)

Hello chums! Sorry all has been a little quiet here the last couple of weeks, I’ve been on my summer holidays! For the first time in years, The Bert and I had a proper summer break, and what a lovely … Continue reading

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52 weeks of happy (20/52)

Just a quick one from me today, bobbing by with my little happies from last week: 1. Sunflower seeds emerge Ooh, just look at them! Can you believe it was only last weekend that we planted them and now look! … Continue reading

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52 weeks of happy (15/52)

Just bobbing by with this week’s happies. Another fleeting one from me this week – the renovations are coming along nicely, hopefully be done by the end of this week/beginning of next… the transformation is making me very happy indeed. … Continue reading

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Joining granny squares

While we were away on our Easter holidays, I began the task of joining my framed granny squares for my Elmer-inspired Granny Patchwork Baby Blanket. I was looking forward to the joining, but apprehensive as well. I’ve not made anything … Continue reading

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Back from hols

Cooeee! I’m back! Bit of a pause the last couple of weeks while me and The Bert enjoyed a little jolly away from home – more pics to follow, but here’s a little taster for you::   Any guesses as … Continue reading

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Big news from the Big Apple

So, here I am! I’ve been away again, hence the silence from The House of Jones. We had but a few days at home following my sister’s wedding in Amsterdam before we were jetting off to the US of A … Continue reading

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Wedding in Amsterdam

Ooh look at me blogging in my lunchtime! I’m not sure I’ve ever done this before, but I wasn’t sure I’d have time this evening what with Great British Bake Off (highlight viewing of my week!), so here I am … Continue reading

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