owls jumper kate davies

Owls for Winter

Now I live in a “pretty cold for Australia” climate I’ve started to appreciate a type of knitwear that I’ve never been a fan of in the past – the “chunky” jumper. I usually like my jumpers to be made out of 4ply, 5ply or 8ply yarn. I’ve been known to go as far as 10ply but I’ve… Read More

strawberry jam recipe

Strawberry jam

I hoped to get some quinces this weekend so I could make quince jelly. I usually get them from an unloved tree in the yard of an abandoned house in Bacchus March. Because it’s a four day weekend I want to spend as much time at home as possible, so I decided to skip my usual grocery trip to Bacchus… Read More