Bird Table, Knitting and Dalai Lama

22 Aug

1  This morning was such a delight at our bird feeders. The Goldfinches are back for their Nyger seeds, there was a family of Great Tits busily feeding at the fat balls and a Lesser Spotted Woodpecker came  to partake of the peanuts. I didn’t have my camera with me and didn’t want to fetch it for fear I would miss the activity.

2    Last night I finished off a hat and scarf that I have made for our Granddaughter who is to move from Senegal to Spain which she will find very cold this winter. I’ve just started a chunky cardigan for her, also in her favourite colour, red!

Hat and scarf for our oldest Granddaughter

Hat and scarf for our oldest Granddaughter

3   A friend quoted the Dalai Lama today when someone questioned what we each try to do, in our own small ways, to make the world a better place:

“If you think you are too small to make a difference, try sleeping with a mosquito.”



6 responses to “Bird Table, Knitting and Dalai Lama

  1. Geraldine

    August 24, 2014 at 5:51 pm

    so pretty!

    • mybeautfulthings

      August 24, 2014 at 6:50 pm

      Thank you. I think N will look gorgeous in the set! 🙂

  2. Crooked Tracks

    August 23, 2014 at 6:59 pm

    I like the color of that hat and scarf, very nice, and I’m sure it will be loved 🙂

  3. The Amateur Camera

    August 23, 2014 at 1:35 pm

    That little hat is really cute and that quote is excellent! 🙂


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