how to be a domestic goddess

how to be a domestic goddess

Recently whilst out Christmas shopping, I somehow found myself acquiring some highly necessary cake baking and decorating equipment for myself, such as a whole box…

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nordic knitting

nordic knitting

For my birthday (a few months ago now), I received a wonderful parcel of Nordic goods from my lovely neighbourhood geologist, aka the volcano enthusiast…

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the more it goes (tiddly pom) on snowing

the more it goes (tiddly pom) on snowing

When I woke up this morning, the only reason I knew to jump out of bed and open my curtains straight away was because I…

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four moocows make a herd!

four moocows make a herd!

Just like three fruit trees make an orchard, or so I heard. Anyway, back to the moocows. These were a sly project that I created…

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the summer of creativity

the summer of creativity

This is something I meant to post about months ago, i.e. when it was actually still the summer, and therefore relevant. But fortunately for me…

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october sunshine

october sunshine

It all began on Friday morning, as I was preparing my staple breakfast of muesli with yogurt and strawberries, and I was suddenly struck by…

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8 bit christmas

8 bit christmas

As I hinted in my last post, I have recently started planning this year’s home-made Christmas presents. I still have a backlog of long-promised gifts…

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abracadabra! it turned into a pumpkin!

abracadabra! it turned into a pumpkin!

At long last, I mastered the arts of a fairy godmother and magicked my tea towel into a pumpkin. Of course it wasn’t ready on…

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autumn vegetables

autumn vegetables

On the strength of my completed platypus, I have dived straight into something new: embroidered vegetables. These have always had a strange kind of allure…

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stumpy!

stumpy!

I am back from my summer travels and have begun as I mean to go on: I finished something at last! It’s been so long…

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