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Toddler’s sweater finally finished

Sweater front Remember the little sweater I was knitting for my great-nephew? It took a while (so many other things are going on) but I finally finished it and here’s the result. Tomorrow I will send it off and I … Continue reading

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Music can lighten your heart! La Traviata!

After the last Oh Solo Mio-blog I received this link from another good friend, Antonio. Over 30 members of the Opera Company of Philadelphia mingled themselves among market visitors and unexpectedly started to sing. You can see the surprise, confusion … Continue reading

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Oh Solo Mio

My dear cousin Ferry sent me this link and it’s really worth looking at these three young tenors and listening at their singing. Bear in mind that the singers are only 16 and 15 years!

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Sweater for my little great-nephew

At the moment I am knitting a sweater for my great-nephew Abel who turned 1, last August. The back and the two sleeves are done but now I’ve inserted a little break as I’d like to knit in a picture … Continue reading

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Pink scarf for Breast Cancer Research

This is the scarf that I knitted for the Breast Cancer Research project (see my earlier blog). I knitted it during our recent holiday as it’s a very easy stitch which doesn’t need special attention. Besides, the ‘dropped stitch’ made … Continue reading

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Ankylosing spondylitis (AS) or Bechterew’s Disease.

My son was diagnosed with Bechterew’s Disease, about fifteen years ago Apparently this disease is also known as Marie Strümpell disease but officially it’s called Ankylosing spondylitis. From here: Ankylosing Spondylitis is an inflammatory disease predominantly affecting the spine causing … Continue reading

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Waking up in paradise (holiday)

This was one of the most serene and peaceful moments of our recent holiday: looking out of the window after a short nap in a cabin of the Stenaline ferry and seeing a breathtaking sunset above a calm North Sea.

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