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
For Christmas, I was lucky enough to get money (along with some wonderful presents). So I bought myself a Macro lens. (40mm f/2.8g Nikkor) I’ve wanted a macro lens for some time. I love the idea of seeing the world differently. I’m really enjoying playing around with it. If you’re interested in getting a macro… Continue reading It’s a small world after all..
Are you all ready for Christmas? I finished my shopping last Friday, I just have one more gift to wrap. I’m normally a lot less organised (although really organised people would have been finished weeks ago). The main reason for that, is because I cut out all the “polite presents”. You know the ones, the… Continue reading Ding dong merrily on high..
Sitting here with a cuppa (lactofree milk, no sugar) and just pondering about life. A few years ago, I could count on one hand the things i’d do in a year. Not living, just surviving. Easily wasting my life away, on bad thoughts, low self esteem, silly boys (none of them ‘men’) and getting drunk… Continue reading Cuppa and a ponder..
Yesterday, myself and my friend went to the NRSA Supernationals. This hot rod show is a yearly tradition for us. As always, it was full of stalls selling retro, rockabilly home stuff, clothes and obviously car bits and bobs. There’s a fun fair and there’s of course, hundreds and hundreds of these beautiful cars to… Continue reading Those lines though..
My best friend LOVES Harry Potter (as do I). It was her birthday recently and we went to the Warner Brothers studio. It was pure magical. I will do another blog post about that. But this post is about her Harry Potter themed birthday present I made her. Every HP fan dreams of the day… Continue reading Alohomora..
Well, this could be my first of many – or few posts. Wanted to drop by and properly introduce myself. I am a huge crafting, up-cycling fan. So you may get a few of those posts. Also I am a huge bargain hunter. I like to be thrifty and see my money go further, I… Continue reading First..