Wow what a month it’s been! I thought it would be nice to recap ahead of what will probably be a fairly quiet August and September as I head into my busiest time in my day job. Don’t get me wrong, I really like my job (most of the time) but I wish it left me… Continue reading The Month in Review – July
Well, it’s over. Germany won and deservedly so. Congratulations also to the Netherlands for their third place victory and my subsequent £6 win in the work sweepstake! But I know you’re all desperate to know how I got on with my WIPs and planned projects over the last four weeks. Not too bad actually! Less… Continue reading World Cup WIPs!
The other day I sat down and read a blog by Attic 24. It turns out that it’s written by the wife of someone a friend of mine used to work with (complicated), which is completely by-the-by but I do like these little life connections! It’s a really lovely and interesting crochet blog that I… Continue reading Mandalitis!
I often make presents for friends for their birthdays or as house-warming gifts, but more often than not as gifts for the babies and children because I’ve reached ‘that’ age. It’s something I love to do, usually more than making things for me or my home! With all the beautiful crafts making a resurgence these days… Continue reading Labels and knitting bags
And so it begins! #worldcupwidow However, the World Cup means plenty of time to myself….. I wonder how many projects I can get done over the next four weeks?! All those WIPs and project promises….. Let’s see! Tonight I’ve already crossed one project off-fixing the pockets on my homemade Cath Kidston apron. That feels good;… Continue reading World Cup Fever