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It's the end of the world as we know it.

My happy, craft-filled afternoon ended abruptly yesterday when it suddenly became too much effort to reach for the scissors. A low-grade sore throat and earache forced me to drag myself up the stairs for a zinc lozenge, our favorite defense against colds. 41 more words

Family Life

Daybook Entry - 29th August

Outside my window… it is dark and windy. Rain is lashing the window panes and I am listening to the gutter overflowing past my bedroom window. 715 more words


I would rather sit on a pumpkin and have it all to myself, than be crowded on a velvet cushion.

I still haven’t been able to get out in the garden to take photos of the clothes I’ve been making. A combination of holiday and constant rain has been getting in my way… However, I’ve quickly knocked up a couple of cushions – one for my be-hind, to keep my ass comfortable when I’m sewing, and one for outside in the garden. 320 more words

Craft Projects

DIY Friday: Decorating with Alphabet Letters!

Brenda here!  4 years ago, I married Kenny and moved ‘up’ the alphabet by one letter, which I’m very proud of!  My ‘real’ last name is… 328 more words


Back to school soon...

…not that I’m wishing the kids away! Well, not most of the time. After a rather painful shopping trip last week (two kids starting new schools and all three of them growing like weeds means slight heart failure at the tills!) I had a mountain of clothes to add name tapes to. 194 more words


As much as I try to resist it, I cannot help but scour the side of the road for treasures during bulky item pick up.  I discovered an ornate gold frame during a morning run.   63 more words

Craft Projects

Our Sister Site: The Craft Room

I’m sure by now a lot of you have gathered that I’m a serious foodie! And you’re not wrong. But what a lot of you don’t know is that I am into all kinds of crafts in a big way. 237 more words