We have recently had two new babies into the family. One was from Daniels cousin (who had a boy) and the other was Daniel’s (our) Niece. As an only child being an aunt is impossible. So It’s absolutely wonderful to be called “auntie” from Daniels Nieces and Nephews. I’m thankful to be in their family… Continue reading Hey, baby!
I went to the BBC Radio 2 festival in a day on Sunday with my mum. It was so lovely to have a mum and daughter day. It feels like it’s been long overdue. My dad bought my mum and a ticket and Daniel bought me one, as a surprise! The line up was really… Continue reading Don’t say THAT..
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!!
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
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..
It was my 29th birthday on the 8th! My final year of my twenties. HOW DID THAT HAPPEN? I literally had to work out my age because I was convinced I was at worst my mid twenties.. It only seemed like last year I was coming in at 3am after a night out and falling asleep on… Continue reading Make A Wish..