The recent kerfuffle over Stormzy Vs Mozart is testament to a generation of people panicking that society is going to hell in a handcrafted, heritage reed handbasket. Continue reading A Stormzy in a tea cup (bone china, Earl Grey if you please)
In the last week of the school Summer Holidays my son asked me whether I asked his permission every time I put a picture of him on the internet. I answered truthfully, and with guilt. No. He responded as all … Continue reading We were on a Facebreak…
I don’t *work* on Mondays. Which I have systematically failed at nearly every Monday of this academic year. Because I reason that it prevents my day job taking over the weekend, and all of the evenings of the week. Which … Continue reading 2 Figgy Rolls, a forgotten Thermos and musings on misery.
Chappy and I were having a bedroom discussion (chortle) that raised the question of tinned pilchards. As in ‘Why the chuff would you eat tinned pilchards when there are other foodstuffs readily available that aren’t a) weird and b) stinky?’ … Continue reading Fish in a tin
…And all through the house, not a creature was stirring, apart from me! The wool was all stacked on the shelf with care, In hopes that The Craft Fair soon would be there. The children were nestled all … Continue reading Twas the month before craft fair…
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Goodness! It’s now September! Wow, where did the summer go? Let’s be honest. Our British summers are… Continue reading Balsham Craft, Gift & Food Fair September Blog
Across the UK, crafters, makers and local producers are busy building stock for the flurry of Autumn craft fairs and farmers markets that mark the countdown to Christmas. Yes, I’ve mentioned it, ‘Christmas 2016’! If it seems too early for gift buying, spare a thought for the crafters who begin their planning and making before the previous year’s decorations have been packed away. Continue reading Hooking through the Heatwave… For the Meadow School Balsham Craft Gift & Food Fair 2016!