Make it easy on yourself

Or, goal-setting for the timid. I have been wittering away for weeks about goal-setting. I’ve mentioned it out loud a few times, but there’s been a much deeper internal monologue and I can’t count the number of times it has appeared on my list of actions for the day. I thought that I was shying…

What I did over Christmas

I've put in some proper knitting time over the Christmas break and finished that pair of socks which I promised I'd get done before the end of the year. I'm pleased. The two yarns I've used co-ordinate well and, though there's an obvious demarkation between leg and foot, it doesn't look massively out of place.…

Intentions

I've been considering a change or two in my planning system in preparation for next year, and one of these has been to rethink how I'm going to use the week to a page diary inserts. My original intention was to interleave a blank lined page between each, thus carrying on with the system that's…

Wobbled, but didn’t fall down

The past two weeks have been a bit of a reset time for me, settling into the William Hannah notebook, coming to some unexpected conclusions about my winter wardrobe, and generally getting into the swing of the new season. The weather is edging noticeably towards the colder months and my hand-knits are starting to put…

Old ideas for a new month

We're less than a week into the new month and I've been in the mood to change things up. I finished the journal that I had started back in April, the one in which I'd chosen to use only shades of brown ink. I enjoyed that discipline, and I do like the cohesive look of…