Moving to New York City, The First Few Days & Goodbye To This Blog …

img_3320So we did it … we finally moved to New York City … its something Perry and I had been wanting to do for a long time and never thought it would be possible but somehow we seem to have managed it … and on the 28th November 2016 Perry, myself and our two fluffy babies started our journey from Bahrain to New York City … It was a long few days getting here and getting settled but things are finally starting to calm down a little bit now that we have been here a few days … it still all feels quite surreal but I did also Vlog the whole experience from our last week in Bahrain to the first few days here in NYC … so I’ll include those video’s below here for you incase you happen to be interested in watching … otherwise there are all the usual photos and descriptions below …

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Curious Handmade Country House Retreat in Cumbria … My First Knitting Retreat!

_MG_8039-1This is a long overdue post … I attended a lovely knitting retreat back in March of this year up in Cumbria … it was a lovely few days spent with fellow knitters and crafters in the countryside … where all we did was relax and knit and occasionally go for a walk in the surrounding area … anyway here are a few photos from the few days we spent there …

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Weekly Roundup … This seems to have become a monthly thing!

Hey everyone … so things have gotten a bit mental around here and I realised I haven’t updated this blog in over a month now … anyway so here is a quick recap of what we’ve been up to the last few weeks …

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Weekly Roundups – Another Long Gap In Posts!

Here we go again after several weeks of missed posts … I just feel like there is generally so much going on in our lives at the moment that remembering to post a weekly round up each week is usually the first thing that falls off my list of priorities … anyway I’m back now with another hopefully quick roundup … photos are all from my Instagram feed and frankly that is the best place to keep up to date with what we are up to at the moment (you can find me on there as @knittingexpat) …

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Weekly Roundups … The last few weeks …

img_2260Its been a while! Almost a month actually since I last updated this blog … honestly it just feels like there isn’t enough time in the day to get everything done and then add to that all the fatigue I’ve been feeling with this pregnancy and my productive time is significantly reduced even more!

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Weekly Roundup … Summer Coming To A Close …

img_2074Well its been another long break in posting around here and I guess its just been a really busy summer … I don’t think I fully realised quite how busy I was going to be these last few weeks … and to add to all of that Perry and I have some big news to share too … well if you follow me on Instagram or Facebook you will already know but if not … We are expecting our first child early next year and we couldn’t be more thrilled by this development … I’m currently 15 weeks pregnant and so far its been going pretty well … I’ll probably pop back in in a while (or when I remember) to do an update on how the pregnancy has been going but for now I’ll just leave it at that …

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Weekly Roundup – The Month of Socks is Finally Over!

Hey everyone … this week has been super busy again … but for different reasons … my crazy month of sock knitting is finally at a close but on the flip side I’m now super busy with a whole list of things I’ve neglected throughout the month of January and am now having to catch up with …

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