Spring (in my Kitchen)

 

Right now the feeling that Winter will never end is hard to shake. I can see evidence of the coming season around me in buds and shoots but it isn’t happening quickly enough for me. Perhaps it’s the half-hearted Autumn or the kind-of-meh Winter or maybe it’s just because the rush of Spring is so exciting. Whatever it is, I’m starting Spring in my kitchen right now.

 

A very sunny gift arrived this week in the form of some tea towels and hand towels. Aren’t they just yummy? Seeing as I have a reputation for having cool tea towels I figure these are a must.

 

Another new addition is a thrifted water jug. Far more appropriate for supper time than the old Pimms jug I had been using.

 

Last night I dusted down the sewing machine to finally make a new baby gift for a baby who is nearly one (take note friends – the gifts will come eventually). I feel such hope and joy when I sew. Coming back to it has taken me so long but I feel that the machine will be busy this Spring.

 

So Spring may arriving slowly but the promise of it is in the air and that’s enough for now.

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7 Comments

  • Reply Rachael Iddon February 18, 2012 at 7:05 am

    Ah, the promise of spring, it must be in the air. I just blogged the same thing myself. There’s nothing like it to cheer you up. Right now I can hear the birds singing and I haven’t heard that for a while. The days are getting longer too. Happy times ahead I think.

    • Reply Kat February 23, 2012 at 10:29 am

      It’s funny to see all of the Southern Hemisphere bloggers yearning for Autumn as we’re waiting for the Spring.

  • Reply Rachel February 18, 2012 at 9:36 am

    Wow; I am quite in love with those tea towels! So lovely now the snow has gone to at least feel the possibility of spring.

    • Reply Kat February 23, 2012 at 10:30 am

      They are so cute, aren’t they? They came from M&S but not showing online at all now :(

  • Reply Super Kat (@thatkat) (@thatkat) February 18, 2012 at 11:50 am

    Latest at Housewife: Spring (in my Kitchen) – http://t.co/X6ECTHGE

  • Reply northernmum February 20, 2012 at 9:18 pm

    I want that jug (please)

    • Reply Kat February 23, 2012 at 10:32 am

      I’ll have my eye on you if you come to visit Jane….

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