Why we knit

Woman Knits With Child

I often ask myself why do I knit. I live in Queensland, Australia for goodness sake where it is very hot in the summer and warm in the winter. Certainly, there is little need for anything remotely woollen. Yet, I knit. All year round. The answer to my question is, I think, one part simple (‘I have always knitted’) and …

Carpe diem

Carpe diem - Sunrise

Life can be such a strange beast. Our life journey generally operates on auto-pilot and we rarely thinking about nasty things happening to us. I have always had migraine headaches. They began in my teens and always with full bells and whistles. By this I mean migraine with aura – visual problems in the form of wavy lines and flashing …