a quick trip to lyon:
i am deep in #readcaribbean month, and #caribathon, so just had to share this list of books that you need to read! trust me on this. Clap When You Land by Elizabeth Acevedo Camino Rios lives for the summers when her father visits her in the Dominican Republic. But this […]
enjoy this brilliant reading of an award winning short story.
i promised to pamper myself, and pamper myself i did!
I finally picked back up this knit project that I started a year ago! Once finished it will be my official first knitted tank. I am much more confident in my knitting now, and once this is complete I have a few other garment projects lined up. The plan is […]
i. hoping for a normal week, after a covid case in my son’s class leading to quarantine/homeschool, then two bank holidays and an overnight trip. ii. still coming down from my late night book club session last night with the caribbean book club. iii. thinking about how to attack my […]
Over the last year I have gotten back to reading books by Caribbean authors, thanks to the Caribbean Book Club which was born out of the pandemic. Growing up in the Caribbean I of course read many books by our local authors, but did not really keep up with Caribbean […]
i have totally enjoyed this month of daily blogging, and today i am reflecting on what i’ve learnt from making myself blog every day, no matter what. first, i still love blogging and writing, and how it can help form connections with others. some believe that blogging is dead, but […]
it’s that time of day when my energy is beginning to flag, and i start to panic a bit when i look at what’s left on my list. this is when i start making hard decisions about what gets left undone. this is why i do my best to tackle […]
I won’t mention how long i’ve been working on this knit wrap, but it’s been a minute! i’m committed to finishing it by this autumn though. it’s an easy knit, it’s just quite large, and i am a pretty slow knitter. but as we say in the west indies “one, […]