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Thursday, 27 January 2022

An Arrival

 Hello folks.

The wonderful news from here is that Tiny Needles has arrived.  She was a healthy 9lbs 14oz, the same as her sister.  She was a water birth at home, an experience that Miss Clicky and Mr S-I-L really enjoyed.














Miss Clicky was 10 days overdue, so I suggested that Baby Needles came to stay with us until something happened.  We had a lovely day, I used Baby Needles as child labour and got her planting Sweet Peas.















With the planting over we went for a long walk in the winter sunshine and pretended that we were really tall.













A sleepover, and the next morning we got the happy news.

I realised that I haven't shown you the fairy set I made for Baby Needles for Christmas.

A sparkly crown.














And a tutu and wand.













I have 2 new projects on the go.

Following on from my 52 weeks of stitches, I have embarked on a stitch a day hoop, embroidering a picture or word for every day of the year.  This is a big undertaking for me, not least because finding something to stitch for every day is tricky.













My other project is a new cardigan.  This is a Drops Pattern called Mandal Jacket, I'm using British Naturals yarn from Woolyknit.













That's me for now, I'm getting as many cuddles with Tiny and Baby Needles as I can and having alovely time planning my flower garden for this year.

Have fun............Clicky Needles.



8 comments:

  1. What lovely news! Much love and congratulations to you all! xx

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  2. Fantastic news, many congratulations!

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  3. Gorgeous photos of the little babe. How lovely! Congratulations! Wonderful Fairy set! Enjoy. Amanda x

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  4. That is wonderful news. Congratulations. I hope all are well 💜

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  5. Lovely news born in the new year so not a Christmas baby. Super fairy outfit and excellent new jumper. Xx

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  6. Congratulations to you all, how exciting to do it all at home.

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  7. Congratulations - what lovely news. I loved the tutu ad the wand and crown. How nice to plants seeds. Sweet peas are one of my favourite flowers, such a lovely fragrance and so many wonderful colours.

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  8. That tiny hand and foot - so precious! Enjoy those cuddles.

    My favorite nephew was born at home. On my birthday. And I got to see it happen! Best birthday gift ever. :)

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