New beginnings, out with the old (respectfully) x

The eagle-eyed among you may have noticed that I'm writing from a different place (no, really, not just metaphysically) than my previous blog. Just before Christmas, the time came to find a platform that fitted what I wanted to do, and focus on both the words and bright, shiny images with equal weight. So, here … Continue reading New beginnings, out with the old (respectfully) x

Crikey, my bloomers are a-flappin’ in the wind….(or, a crochet peg-bowl)

Yep, it might just be Spring. I've been making this for a while, but couldn't put it to good use due to the rain....for the last 6 months...It's a pretty simple make in terms of pattern -if you can crochet in flat circles (have a look at my placemat cover) you can do this one easy. … Continue reading Crikey, my bloomers are a-flappin’ in the wind….(or, a crochet peg-bowl)

January Days…

They're not so bad...It's getting colder (finally) with the chance of snow that makes this whole winter thing a bit more worthwhile. Some of this week sucked -grumpy baby, manic cleaning (trying to sell the house with two small children in it is a challenge) and trying to get some work done too. But then Thursday … Continue reading January Days…

Hanging on to Autumn…

We went for a walk in the woods this weekend and some of the light was amazing...November rocks, especially when the frost comes, but if we could just hang onto the Autumn colours a smidge longer...My version of an autumn wreath is definitely more messy and scruffy than those you usually find in magazines -I think … Continue reading Hanging on to Autumn…

Drinking, Reading, Fishing?

Drinking: Babycham -It's not just about the thrifted glasses, or the placemats...I actually like this stuff...and at three days overdue, a little fizzy tipple (responsibly) might just help quell the impatience, if not kick start things off.Reading: I love election result breakdowns and analysis -who voted when, for whom and where. It's my form of … Continue reading Drinking, Reading, Fishing?