Over the years I have done many a cross stitch, but I have never taken on a hand embroidery project! The last time I tackled back-stitch was in school! As a lover of cross-stitching, I have acquired lots of thread over the years. There seems to be two main thread brands. Anchor and DMC. I… Continue reading What a stitch up!!
I really enjoy going out to new places and exploring. But this weekend I spent an afternoon somewhere I know well, incredibly well in fact. I spent the afternoon in my parents garden! I know this doesn’t scream excitement to most, but we don’t have a garden at home. It feels like we have had a… Continue reading The simple life..
It was my boyfriend’s niece’s fourth birthday the other day and she had a little party on Sunday morning. SUNDAY MORNING. And it wasn’t exactly a little party – it had a whopping unicorn themed bouncy castle. Having no children in my family I wasn’t too sure how painful the party was going to be – but it was… Continue reading “Be a unicorn in a field of horses”
As well as photography, baking and golf, I absolutely love crafting. It’s my therapy and it takes me away from everything. I do seem to have a problem though, I see a new craft and think “I can do that” so I buy all the gear to prove myself right and then I don’t make… Continue reading Paint, stitch, colour and stick
One of my “self improvements” I wanted to do this year was to read more! I thought it wouldn’t be as easy as it has been, I thought I’d never have time since I have also done an intense Photography diploma since Christmas too but I have in fact been glued to my kindle. So… Continue reading Let’s get lost in a good book..
On Tuesday, myself and my boyfriend went to London to claim my belated birthday experience which was cream tea for two at Harrods. Very posh, daaarling! We set off from home about nine-ish & got the train to London. The weather was beautiful (a little cold mind!) Our cream tea wasn’t until three so we decided… Continue reading Tea for two, two for tea..
Well I certainly don’t – but I did make some savoury muffins this weekend (along with a Banoffee pie for my boyfriend.) I constantly think with my camera, therefore the only reason I made these were to get photos for my instagram and blog content. Not that i’m complaining, I do love to bake. You’ll need: *… Continue reading Do you know the muffin man?