Tag Archives: Burns Supper

Help ma kilt, it’s Ramsay MacSporran!

At long last I can introduce you to Wee Ramsay. He was a long time coming, but for once I am actually quite pleased with how he turned out.  He ‘piped in the haggis’ at the family Burns Supper and … Continue reading

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Better late than never!

I had hoped Wee Black Faced Sheep would return to Stonehaven at least a week ago…….he almost did…..but then came a detour via the Shetland Isles to pick up a couple of balls of yarn from Jamieson’s. Do you remember … Continue reading

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Ready… Steady… Go! It’s time for Burns Night!

In France, we recover from the festive season (read: “our stomach attempts to recover from 2 weeks of over-eating with family and friends”) over a galette des rois, which, of course, is entirely calorie-free (all-butter puff pastry, and almond filling … Continue reading

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