Tying Up Loose Ends

So, my teaching for the year is over!  Ever since I was a schoolgirl, I have been baffled by the organisation of the teaching calendar.  Why is it that the longest term and most intensive period of learning is at the end of the year?  The days are shortening, Nature’s colours are fading, the temperature…

Dates for the diary: Christmas fayres and a new collaboration

Whilst in the midst of deadlines and selfish knitting I realised that I hadn’t shared some fun and exciting news with you!  Yes, it’s only mid-November, and I am not normally one to start banging on about Christmas until December 1st, but I thought it would be a good idea to tell you that I…