I would have been far better off learning croquet rather than crochet last night from the progress I made. I knew what to do but I just could not make the loop come off the needle! In the end I went back to making and consuming snowballs. This afternoon we had a quick trip over to Ashdale where Irene slipped loops with gay abandon - rapidly fashioning a dainty chain (we still have to learn how to turn corners). I have since realised part of the problem is that I am holding the hook in the wrong hand, I could do it while I was with Irene but now it has gone again. . . . .
The snow has continued to thaw but there is still a fair bit in the paddocks, it was also pretty slippy this morning. I did try for photos but a mist appeared and the photos looked just as white as when we had the snow. Here's a couple of pictures of Mitzy instead. I am a little concerned as she is getting rounder and rounder but only wee comes out - can't be right!
A better penning solution! - After a long "family illness" and a subsequent reduction of our herd, I am back to report a more recent enhancement to Easter-Wood. One of the problems we ...
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