I've seen a few remarks around blogland that some of us are padding out our posts with pointless "fillers" because we have nothing new to show.
Personally, I rather enjoy reading other people's shopping lists and seasonal inspirations. So if you don't like it, just move along quietly please, no need to make a fuss!
calendar for 2012 - yay! It comes from Eirrean Lorsung. Last year's version graced my office wall and received frequent astonished / admiring comments from colleagues and visitors. I predict further puzzlement in 2012 due to an increased level of whimsy in the illustrations. Shrug - it keeps them on their toes!
Mooncalf's latest selection of cross-stitched pretties. In particular, I fell for this "tea wallet" with a distinctly European house motif: perfect for Other Granny who flitted around the EU for many years and loves special teas!
For the younger women in the family, I am drawn to comic-book hair accessories from Janine Basil They are perhaps a little pricey for what they are, and I have not yet succumbed, but they are definitely barking up the right tree.
Fox Kit would be top of my knit-it-for-posterity list. But I don't. So I won't. What a pity!