We’ve been using brown paper to wrap presents for the last few Christmas’ but I decided to jazz it up a bit this year
My Christmas craft prep is well underway and I’ve been busy making salt dough Christmas decorations for our trees this year.
The temperature has started to drop and the bird feeder has been busy with birds feeding up for the Winter.
I saw some embroidered wood discs and thought something similar would look lovely attached to Christmas presents.
The rain and lack of sun has made it a bad year for tomatoes, but fantastic year for chutney making ingredients.
I found a couple of fantastic spots for blackberry picking this year – both within a 30 second walk of my house! The blackberries ripened early so I’ve been storing… Read More
Well, the end of September has rolled around very fast indeed. My tomato plants had ripened nearly all their fruits and it was time to pull them up. I have… Read More
I discovered Innocent’s Big Knit too late last year, but I’m pleased to say I have a box of hats to post this year!
I’ve been quiet with side projects front lately because I’ve been beavering away on my Sunburst Granny Blanket.
We are now officially in elderflower season, which means it’s time to make elderflower champagne, cordial, jelly, whatever takes your fancy! Identifying this plant is simple when you know what… Read More
It’s a bank holiday weekend and all the elderflower has just come into bloom, so it’s the perfect time to make some elderflower cordial! We set off yesterday morning with… Read More
I’ve recently been trying to think of ways to make our lunches healthier and easier. We generally take leftovers to work because they are home cooked and healthier than a packet… Read More