I’m definitely still around I promise! Creativity is bubbling along in the background whilst I study for my insurance exams. Phase 1 is complete, just Phases 2, 3 and 4 to go…. See? There really is studying! Complete with end of Phase 1 celebrations! SO, what has been going on? SOCKS! That’s what’s been going… Continue reading I’m still here!
Phew, another busy month for me! It doesn’t feel like I got much finished, but I think I’ve made good progress on some projects. MCAL Victorian Lattice Getting there! Ideally by now I’d have 8 of the half-squares (on the right) and 4 quarter-squares (for the corners) but I’m a little behind. The next instalment… Continue reading The Month In Review – August
Mm, week 3 – bread! Now a little part of me thinks that maybe it’s the wrong type of bread but we’ll worry about that later. In the meantime! I made cinnamon buns (and they were yummy!) I used a recipe from The Hummingbird Bakery and swapped out the cream cheese icing for plain icing.… Continue reading GBBO Challenge: Week 3
I’ve recently misplaced my baking mojo, and in an attempt to regain it, I thought it might be fun to try and follow along with The Great British Bake Off. Clearly I’m not going to be conjuring up a Showstopper every week but I’m sure I could manage something that relates to the theme! So,… Continue reading GBBO Challenge: Weeks 1&2
Last weekend I popped to Norwich to see some of my lovely girlies for some wine and a gossip under the pretence of Book Club. Turned into a tipsy Disney sing-a-long instead, but that’s another story…. Our lovely hostess had made Blondies; they were totally delicious and I’ve not been able to get them out… Continue reading Blondes have more fun? Yes, I think so!