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Christmas Pop Up Shop!

It's that silly season time of year again, so my crafty friends and I have decided to open my studio doors THIS Sunday, for some festive fun & you're ALL invited! I will be there with my Gus and Ollie Family and accessories for children. Other guests include handmade jewellery by McNe Designs and quirky cushions and arty… Continue reading Christmas Pop Up Shop!

Charity · Handmade · Taking Stock

Taking Stock for June

Can you believe it's already the last Thursday in June? I feel like I wrote my Taking Stock for May only a week or so ago and yet, here we are. How can a Summer month fly by, while some of the Winter months drag along so slowly? The weather here is finally heating up… Continue reading Taking Stock for June

Handmade · Meet Up Mondays

Meet Up Monday : Gideon

Happy happy Monday Friends! Today is another edition of Meet Up Monday and sock elephant Gideon is hot off the press and looking forward to meeting you. This yellow elephant makes me happy. Don't you just love his colouring? With my trademark; one small eye, one big eye and long hot pink lashes, one can… Continue reading Meet Up Monday : Gideon

Meet Up Mondays

Meet Up Monday : Alistair

I hope you've all had a lovely Monday. It's a public holiday here and we've been simultaneously recovering from a wonderful day & night of friends, fun and games, to celebrate my Hubby's birthday while enjoying what may be our last sunny day this week. Thus apologies for squeezing this post in at the eleventh hour… Continue reading Meet Up Monday : Alistair

Fun One Friday

Fun One Friday : Photo-a-day May

I thought today would be a great day to do an Instagram round up of all the photos I've posted to my Instagram account, for the Fat Mum Slim Photo-a-day Challenge for the month of May. Do you know about it? It's such a great way to get you posting and a lovely way to… Continue reading Fun One Friday : Photo-a-day May

What's up Wednesday

What’s Up Wednesday : Naming process

  Today, like most weeks, I spent some time naming some of the latest additions to the Gus and Ollie clan. Sometimes a name jumps right off the page and fits perfectly, other times I search and search, trying to find the perfect name to fit those cute little faces. The questions I am asked… Continue reading What’s Up Wednesday : Naming process

Taking Stock

Taking Stock for May

Today is the last Tuesday in May, so I am stopping to take stock on where things are at, up here in my neck of the woods. Taking Stock for May Making: Taggy Giraffes and a Cosy Stripe blanket. Cooking: A meaty Bolognese with extra veggies and zucchini noodles. Drinking: Cold water with ice and… Continue reading Taking Stock for May