My marble collection made a great substitute for weighing down a custard pie base.
Cubed butter softening in the sun ready to be made into pastry.
Splendidly sour grapefruits and granulated sugar have been eaten by the bucketload. Yum.
Although I am missing doing something with my hands I haven't had the desire to pick up a needle, hook or set up my beloved Janome. It doesn't bother me though. Also it's been months since I have thought about making a quick detour and popping into an op-shop. Is it possible to be all opped-out?
p s : If you are in Adelaide, do you know of anyone getting wanting to get rid of a chicken coop (saves me making one. Willing to pay) or know a reputable person to buy layers from? Do you have chickens? Which breed likes to be picked up/patted?