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Floral arrangements

I’ve been experimenting with flowers this week – not purposely. Winston and I have spent a lot of time in the garden and the hydrangea bushes reminded me that my new book… 239 more words

Out & About

Sewing Box - Item I

The Mr and I went shopping the other week, which isn’t unusually for us since we’re both crafty and on his days off we like to stock up on supplies. 342 more words


A handmade hen party

One of my younger sisters gets married in a few weeks time and I somehow volunteered myself to organise the hen party. It was always going to be quite a low key, relaxed affair at my parents house, so it wasn’t at all stressful to organise, and secretly I love having the opportunity to try out a few ideas from Pinterest. 294 more words

Out & About

A Good Day

So today ended up being very productive.    As it turned out, I had all the pieces that I needed for the quilt that I am working on.  425 more words


Waldorf Doll - Part I (cont.)

When it comes to starting a new hobby I always find that if I don’t pull it off perfectly the very first time my motivation to keep doing said hobby dwindles and then sputters out. 511 more words


A keeper

Winston has started going to a playgroup where parents can leave for the whole two hour session. It took a few weeks to settle him in (partly to do with potty training) but he has now been twice solo. 190 more words


A rather handy little **!SNAP!**

We all have little gadgets in our sewing and craft rooms – unfortunately some wiser purchases than others!
I have to admit that my sewing room has the more useful and practical variety but the same has not always been said for the kitchen 😊 232 more words