So much yarn, so little time

These gorgeous crochet hooks are just begging to make something beautiful. My work in progress is a scarf to match Lottie's winter beanie. But I'll like to tackle something new. Maybe something more decorative and delicate or maybe a big project like Sophie's Universe. Has anyone made one?

Lovely lavender 

I've been reading the Ruby Red Shoes books to little Lottie and we absolutely love the beautiful description of Ruby's cost caravan. Cups of tea, books to read and cozy blankets to cuddle up in.  It really reminds me of the atmosphere I try to create in our home with lots of cushions, books, handmade... Continue Reading →

Beautiful Easter

Our little bunny had a magical time searching for eggs amongst the garden. It's so nice to get away for a few days and focus on hugs, cups of tea, fluffy blankets and board games. I hope everyone had a wonderful Easter 

Another year begins…

And with it comes new goals and a refreshed sense of purpose. I was lucky enough to receive an oil painting set from my husband for Christmas. I watched everything I could find on YouTube and Pinterest about oils (I've only worked with watercolour and drawing) and tried a few simple paintings to get familiar... Continue Reading →

All is calm, all is bright

December is such a whirlwind. Family, friends, shopping, cooking, noise, wrapping up at work and keeping up at home knocked the wind out of my sails this year.  Regardless of the manic moments leading up to the day, this Christmas was wonderful. Watching our little angel poke at her presents on Christmas Eve and fuss... Continue Reading →

Full Time Family; Business Trips

Travelling for work is inevitable for a lot of people and occasionally Hubby and I are among them. Things have a way of turning into - ice cream for dinner, 10pm bedtime, late for school because socks aren't in the same drawers as they used to be - real fast.

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