Fingerless Gloves Pattern

Free Knitting Pattern Fingerless Gloves    This pattern is for a very simple style of fingerless gloves or wrist warmers. The gloves are knitted in a soft four-ply yarn.  I knitted mine in soft black angora.  The glove here is for a woman’s hand.  You can vary the size of the gloves and so make them for children or men … Continue reading

Five Rules of Writing

When we are teaching our children to write it’s not uncommon to wonder if there are rules of writing that should be obeyed.  It’s also easy (and unwise) to wonder what children in school are learning and then try and cover all that the schools cover. And even though it’s helpful to have a good writing programme, you often come across … Continue reading

Talking To Toddlers

Just a quick note to tell you about a special Mothers’ Day offer that I heard about.  It’s a parenting course on MP3.  It’s called “Talking to Toddlers” and there is a fabulous 50% off for Mothers’ Day.  I have reached a stage in my mothering where I rarely hear or read something new about parenting.  It’s often the same … Continue reading