I've been seeing loads of these sensory bottled on Pinterest and the like, so they were my first thought when Small Man's pre-school teacher asked for some suggestions to help him calm down a small bit for quiet time in school (he's just a super active kid and sitting down is only fun if food … Continue reading Sensory bottles..well kind of
We've been in our new house just over 5 years now, so obviously I'm bored with everything!. Time for a freshen up, I have ideas for the whole house but project number one is the kids room. My little Humans share a room, the same one they have since coming home from the hospital. We … Continue reading Animal Portraits…. 4 Years Late!!
As soon as the weather started to change my wool tub was pulled out and all the gorgeous chunky yarn was collected ready for HATS!!. I love making snuggly things for the colder weather and now the kids have started school I have even more excuses. The pattern I used was from 1dogwoof I've made … Continue reading Yay For Hats! Yay for Autumn!
It's cold and rainy and I LOVE it!! For those of you who don't know me.. I'm not built for sun. I am so pale I'm practically see-through, my bare legs actually glow with paleness when I wear a dress!. Have you ever tried to go shopping where you have to change between your prescription … Continue reading Monday Funday
Last but not least we have the Winter theme in our tutorial roundup, two beautiful crochet patterns and some up close and personal shots of invites and centerpieces. bring on the sparkle. Crochet Snowflakes The pattern that I followed for my snowflakes is from Miki's Crafty Corner. The result is beautiful but I wouldn't really … Continue reading Wedding demo tutorials.. Day 3
I'm back! and this time we'll be going over some crochet patterns and a gorgeous wand for your mini humans (or just the big kids out there) let's go. Crochet Hearts (3D) You'll need some things to get started. Embroidery thread in your chosen colour 3.5mm Crochet Hook Craft stuffing Needle and thread for finishing. … Continue reading Wedding demo tutorials… Day 2
As a follow-up to my wedding demo post last week I'm going to go over a few of the pieces in a bit more depth. Keep reading for step by step tutorials for the Name cards, Favour boxes and also the crochet pattern for the mini flowers. Name Cards You'll need a few things to … Continue reading Wedding demo tutorials… day 1
Summer really was great, we managed a beach visit ( with real sun that i HATED) and I got a kid-free weekend break back home for a wedding. I also managed to squeeze in some crafts. My little boy finally got his Thomas the tank engine crochet toy...please ignore the lived-in look, I had … Continue reading Summer round up post… at last
A couple of weeks ago I was lucky enough to be invited to take part in a wedding demo for Home Focus at Hickeys. I was asked to provide a demonstration and show an array of crafts, from invites to wedding favours, all using Hickeys fantastic stock! To say I enjoyed this whole process would be a massive understatement and … Continue reading Wedding Demo
Well, summer is over and my mini humans are tucked up in bed after their first day in pre-school!! I held it together and after leaving them with smiles on their little faces the plan was to get back home and write this post..... What actually happened was I got home, found some chocolate and … Continue reading And……. We’re back