Big freeze

Not much to report around here. There has been much feasting and sleeping! No practice and not even much knitting (although both of those were well-rectified today). Temperatures have plummeted across the country and whilst it probably doesn’t seem like much to overseas readers, I must confess to the novelty of it all. My dad […]

Nollaig Shona Dhaoibh

Wishing everyone a very happy Christmas… and if you don’t celebrate Christmas, I hope you enjoy your own festivities or, at the very least, a really good day off! Things were a bit rushed around here because on Tuesday, I realised that one sleeve and a body – decent knitting though they may be – […]

“Ask not for whom the bell tolls…”

…it tolls for knitting (well, in my house it does). It’s been a busy month for me; I have three concerts down and two more to go. There’s been a fair amount of travelling, rehearsals, page turning, taking the tempo into my own hands, reassurance of singers and thanking of audiences. Thankfully, life is not […]