Sign in with Twitter

Username:

Makes magazines by day, makes other stuff for fun. Tall hobbit. Lover of spy-fi, sewing, knitting, vintage gubbins, gardening and cider. She/her

539 Following   704 Followers   12,300 Tweets

Joined Twitter 10/13/10


Bloody hell, something else to do with my mushrooms! #AnimalCrossing #ACNH #NintendoSwitch https://t.co/RF2xyIXkAL @dyddgu It gets worse. 4ply, black yarn dropped. My tiny antique crochet hook came to the rescue.Hahaha! Tiny antique crochet hook to the rescue. Take that, knitting gremlins!Dropped a stitch in stranded colourwork 😫🤬🤬🤬🤬 @iyagovos Nice! @iyagovos What are you making with them? @iyagovos They've got both tinned and dried on the website - dunno if all local branches have them. @iyagovos You can get them in Tesco.It me. I love to see my pals enjoying life. Even if it's just a sandwich. https://t.co/SLuLHpqg79A reminder of all the alternatives to Amazon for your Christmas shopping. Support ethical businesses that pay their… https://t.co/iiL0m65f48
Retweeted by Mim McDonald @PoppyCocktails The government *still* hasn't taken sufficient measures to protect employees. Utterly infuriating.… https://t.co/JZLXQVMllM @PoppyCocktails :-( Oh no. I was hoping this wouldn't be a repeat of the BHS awfulness. @thelloydjenkins I always feel there's something wonderful about making things, that it forces you to have your min… https://t.co/rIDnPOvfsC @TheDazeel Working 😫 Properly into the Deadline Hell weeks now. @JhoCarneiro Ah no! Take good care of yourself.https://t.co/Dal9rzTZEC
Retweeted by Mim McDonaldIT’S HAPPENING!! https://t.co/NAkMNZwAQx
Retweeted by Mim McDonald @yourkyotowife You always look so perfect, but also totally natural. Chic?Games freelancers! Pretty soon, @L_Aitken is heading off on her maternity leave. VG247 needs a freelancer to cover… https://t.co/27FCPqqPgT
Retweeted by Mim McDonald @PandoraKnits I was a little sad to see it - it feels too early - but I’m sure it will be fun. @Poonikinz (Seeing my nephew growing up, it’s better when they *don’t* understand adverts...) @Poonikinz Are they big enough to enjoy bits of Christmas this year? (Twinkly lights, balloons.) I know they’re too… https://t.co/5MfM13i6Dc @snigskitchen @meemalee I’d honestly had no idea he said such vile things. Awful. @mel1bobs Noooooo! @Shauna_c_jones Our two helped my husband out of his grief when his mum died. Kittens are magical. I’m glad yours i… https://t.co/dumFzNTaSV @LordManders Prescribed ‘cos they’re vulnerable? I buy mine from Boots; the basic calcium/vit D supplement is pret… https://t.co/MQJV8lXiLGLooks like a lot of vulnerable people in England will be getting vitamin D supplements. Cis women approaching meno… https://t.co/8Zk50LZyOz
11/28
2020
@Lostgoth_knits She doesn’t look sad to me... @TheBathLandlady Yes, if the base is silk it's amazing it's holding together still.(It looks like the green at the centre of the feathers is beetle wings - yes, that was a thing. Actress Ellen Terry… https://t.co/WQOYN5wqjROh my word! The workmanship in this. https://t.co/r4TKxCkJ2oIt's snowing! #AnimalCrossing #ACNH #NintendoSwitch https://t.co/1BLtBz2HGASave 50% on an Edge Magazine subscription with this limited-time deal https://t.co/GS1lD16Rdt https://t.co/G2BDKwOCoY
Retweeted by Mim McDonald @Shauna_c_jones Those paws 😭 I love her!The best boy! https://t.co/CnNAtPkaWH @schillingc I can see it on my Mac - Chrome browser. @Enter_the_Fray Is he still unwell? Poor little lad. @L_Aitken Glad it's nothing to worry about! @PandoraKnits Ah no! That's really rotten. @bnwkr I'm probably going to cry when I see how much it's going to cost to post it all...At some point I will have to accept it is time to stop buying presents. Today is not that day.My personality in a Ghibli gif... https://t.co/d8q3IMBPDT https://t.co/mBIdPkajQHI shouldn’t to to say this... but if a dress cost £0.35 there’s something exploitive going on about the business mo… https://t.co/eeQPJdkDmd
Retweeted by Mim McDonald @jeremy_peel @schillingc Snakes carry salmonella, so I really wouldn't recommend it. We've owned ours for 26 years… https://t.co/Z79KGCJFwb @meemalee How is it doing now? Healing up well? @shoibox I’ve just had a bacon sarnie. It’s deffo a bacony sort of day.
11/27
2020
They’re nearly as good as cats. NEARLY.&Team OPM are the best ❤️❤️❤️ @schillingc Noooo! @Zlanier21 Ah no. If you’re ever in the UK, you are always welcome at ours! @BruellaDeville Mmmm Phil Lynott! HEY WHAT ARE YOU ALL DOING IN MY REVERIE? @AnnaHollinrake It’s coding! It’s basically maths possessed by art. Or art possessed by maths. Either way, ‘tis cosy. @AnnaHollinrake (I have had knitting patterns published internationally. That sounds more impressive than it is!) @AnnaHollinrake Wait to see what I make - I have some end balls of a silk/alpaca/cel blend in your colours. If I ma… https://t.co/0b8IXVkEWL @AnnaHollinrake Your colour palette has inspired me to design some knits. Will send you photos if I get round to it! @Jim_Crikey Yeah, they specifically mentioned I'd said I'd been cleaning loads, which was true at the start of lock… https://t.co/wTgwPKBVE7Aaaand I've locked my account. My tweets are fine; it's the notion that someone's somehow trawled through stuff I… https://t.co/rIgIl8OIJ3 @AimemeRights But is there room for the new bed yet? Then you can lie on that. @Shauna_c_jones I explained I had no desire to be famous or notorious.(In case you're wondering, despite Deadline Hell and some 10pm finishes this week/in weeks to come, I'm actually of… https://t.co/t4mW0xHsF8Got emailed by a newspaper journalist wanting to know if I'd do an interview about some tweets I made about anxiety… https://t.co/S67jUqsAEI @Toadsanime there are some awful, awful people out there.Naomi has launched the Twitter account @DiverseDecember and will populate the hashtag throughout the month. I will… https://t.co/x3VmDWizPs
Retweeted by Mim McDonald @BristolianGamer It's got to be horribly tough. @Lostgoth_knits Same. I've been trying to shop from indie shops etc by mail order, but for live venues, be they pub… https://t.co/yf2AcW1UlSDarklands: Happy When It Rains, Nine Million Rainy Days, April Skies https://t.co/9PoCAp9qILElla Fitzgerald Sings The Duke Ellington Songbook - I'm Beginning To See The Light, Sophisticated Lady, I Got It Ba… https://t.co/1he2QrrnG7Right, a couple more albums 'cos you Liked! Electric: Wild Flower, Lil Devil, Love Removal Machine https://t.co/naJvQASjAP @BruellaDeville "Here be dragons"Hell yeah. https://t.co/ta21nGRdE6 https://t.co/07KPCHOAKj @OllyWrites Argh no!Makes no sense that I could go to the same pub under the same conditions and drink as much but ONLY if I also ate a… https://t.co/ncFdZXxAARBit annoyed that this area is Tier 2 - before lockdown we went to our local maybe once a fortnight. Only one pub, n… https://t.co/pFCKkWnaEISwindon and Wiltshire will go in to Tier 2. Bath and North East Somerset will be in Tier 2. South Gloucestershire… https://t.co/APxiCnyisV
Retweeted by Mim McDonald @Shauna_c_jones Adorable! @robinlvalentine I got 0 mushroom recipes :-( @filmsonwax I'm old and crabby and have never won an award in my 23-year career - not even one at Future. And it ha… https://t.co/bkIpndyiIMThis is why it's important to do what YOU love, if you can. Even if it's a hobby in your spare time. Because otherw… https://t.co/0hlgj61KQw...but to then not be 'in' when it's a group of people like you - that's even worse. It's being excluded from the o… https://t.co/BC0EwaSjlxThoughts on awards: the more niche the group they're being handed out to, the more likely they are to make people f… https://t.co/dMn79CCySQ @SamMGreer You don't have to be useful. You're a person, not a thing. Just being yourself is enough. @MoviesSilently My two are ex-feral and incredible at hiding. The alien would never catch them. (If I did get them… https://t.co/D2McZh6xuV @TeaPoweredHuman You’re hot sauce!
11/26
2020
Pippin is very unimpressed with me working late because the laptop is occupying her favourite evening sleeping place...I'll make up the rest of the numbers tomorrow. I don't want to list 'greatest hits' collections so the list's not f… https://t.co/t7D5ERU8rf9: Berry Is On Top - Maybellene, Roll Over Beethoven, Almost Grown https://t.co/sUh8erjqPVPowerslave - Aces High, Powerslave, Rime Of The Ancient Mariner https://t.co/a87ew44LZZ7: The Nephilim - Moonchild, Shiva, Celebrate https://t.co/fmKWsdYCoo6: Back In Black - Have A Drink On Me, Shoot To Thrill, Back In Black https://t.co/v9fgCkRQ345: Half The Perfect World - I'm Alright, Blue Alert, (Looking For) The Heart Of Saturday Night https://t.co/0L6CpknYOG4: Doppelganger - Already Yours, Wish You Dead, Split Into Fractions https://t.co/oQn8KMrvk5 @silkyida Gorgeous! @PoppyCocktails @TashaMCampbell Your neck of the woods! https://t.co/TTAS5b0c8c @MoviesSilently That sounds like way more than I’d use... it packs a punch. @geekybaking Congratulations!3: That Bad Eartha - I Want To Be Evil, C'Est Si Bon, Under The Bridges Of Paris https://t.co/fk2Y7zzgRy2: Deleted Scenes From The Cutting Room Floor - That Man, Just One Dance, You Don't Love Me https://t.co/gPcl2VF6dG1: First And Last And Always - Walk Away, No Time To Cry, Amphetamine Logic https://t.co/RagCdQR5TdLike it and regret it! https://t.co/CR8vlChWhB @TheDazeel @OllyWrites But... but... Flying Saucers Rock'n'Roll was already out there as a 1950s classic!
11/25
2020

0