Postcards from winter in lockdown

February 22, 2021

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It’s almost the end of February, and what promised to be a very slow Lockdown pt.three has actually disappeared before my eyes very quickly. I turned 40 in January which I’d been counting down to for a while, the days have flown by and now the snow has thawed and longer brighter days are beginning to climb, we are in what I think is called fools spring.Read More

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Christmas Cocktails and sweet treats

December 21, 2020

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Last post before Christmas from me today, and whether you’re in tier four or not, I think we all deserve a cocktail to bid good riddance to 2020. Read More

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Christmas Craft: How to make floral plaster cast tiles as decorations and present toppers

December 16, 2020

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It’s just a little over a week til Christmas Day, and if you have an hour or two to spare here is a small craft you can do before giving friends and relatives their presents which add a lovely personal touch.

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How to Make simple Pine Cone Christmas Decorations that are sustainable and stylish

December 5, 2020

How to Make simple Pine cone Christmas decorations that are sustainable and stylish

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I’ve gone from feeling we may have been a little early putting up Christmas decs last weekend to wondering how it is already the second Sunday of advent tomorrow(?). I’m sure Christmas will be done and dusted before I have a chance to blink. Read More

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Craft Ideas: Simple Foraged Decorative touches using greenery from the Christmas tree

December 2, 2020

 

Have you bought a real tree this year? Unless you are lucky enough to have one of those gorgeous wispy Scandinavian Christmas trees that you see in magazines and which tend to come with a high price tag, you probably have a standard Norman spruce with its significant circumference. Read More

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