Happy New Year! I'm beginning the new year with a new profile photo. The last one was done in 2014 when I started Amanda Jane Textiles and I look a little different now, so it's time for an update. Over Christmastime - at home with the family - there was a discussion about New Year's … Continue reading New Year Resolutions
When I was young, there was an enchanting children's programme on the television called 'Captain Pugwash'. This swash-buckling pirate's adventures first appeared as a black-and-white cartoon in Eagle magazine in 1950. I came across Pugwash much later as a black-and-white programme (colour television came later still, in 1970). Together with the inventive and clever cabin-boy … Continue reading Meeting Captain Pugwash again!