Today I took Kelly her "first birthday present" - the growth chart over which I laboured a few months ago.
Having been to the Zoo on the actual day of her birthday, she seemed to recognise all the animals and a smile of utter delight crept across her face as she pointed out all the animals, including the "flutterby",
Tonight I am back to the needles without eyes in an effort to finish the left front, all the while listening to this audio book. Both the HD3QEM and I are enjoying this. If you've ever read and enjoyed The Shell Seekers by Rosamund Pilcher, you will love this one too. I wish Jan Minshull had written others, but apparently she now runs a hotel in The Lakes district. I have added both the name of the hotel and the coast to coast walk to my "plan-of-things-to-do-on-the-great-adventure-to-the-UK" note book in which I keep the ever growing list.