Archive for October 31st, 2011

Gearing up for Halloween here at Sussex Prairies ! my niece Victoria has been helping me create some glorious decorative tableaux ! firstly a super dooper door wreath. Take one woven willow wreath and then attach many many little ceramic pumpkins and voila !

Front Door Wreath

and someone has secreted a huge posse of hairy spiders on to the sideboard … fun fun fun ! and I need some fun (and treats)after being attacked by a super wasp …. ok I did inadvertently stand on their nest but hey I didnt even see it ! secretly nestling as it was in a scrubby piece of field where we were starting to put in fence posts.One minute I was lining up the next post for Paul and the post whacker and next minute someone has stuck a hyperdermic needle (felt like it) in my knee !!! best option was to run away at this point pursued by wasps .. luckily escaped with only one massive sting which has made my leg the size of a sumo wrestlers forearm… very very hot !chastened, have limped home for liberal application of wasp eeze…

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