On the podcast

This is a ‘stop-press’ kind of blog-post. Since the early days of my small textiles business, I have been reading a weekly blog entitled ‘While She Naps’ by Abby Glassenberg (www.whileshenaps.com). Abby Glassenberg at her desk, photo by Lisa Neighbors Abby is herself a small business owner: she has written patterns for making soft toys and is also a puppet-maker. She writes about the textile industry … Continue reading On the podcast

Wensleydale Weekend

And there I was, away again!  This time was the occasion of a special birthday and there were eleven of us, together in the beautiful Yorkshire Dales. This is November, so it was a delight to be greeted by blue skies on Saturday.  The Wensleydale village where we stayed, gives direct access to the countryside so we all set out on a short (four-miles or so) … Continue reading Wensleydale Weekend