Sew Your Own Doll or Teddy (& a Giveaway)

I love a crafty project, but when it comes to sewing, although I am keen to make stuff, I am also very much a beginner. I picture myself tailoring … [Read more...]

10 Minute Crafts – Valentine’s Day Present for Children

Is there a better way to ask, "Will you be my Valentine?" other than with chocolates? My little man and I were going to make truffles for … [Read more...]

Mail the Force Be with You!

The Perfect DIY Present for a Star Wars Fan - Advertisement Feature A few days ago, Hubby declared he did not want a single present for Christmas. … [Read more...]

Easy Christmas Crafts: Make a Personalised Mitten Ornament

Ever since Crevette was born, I have made a small ornament for each of my little ones every year in the winter. Our little collection is growing and … [Read more...]

10 Minute Crafts – Make a Garden-Themed Picture

Beanie and Crevette had a little go at embroidery a few weeks ago. Beanie was leaving the pre-school she had been attending for a couple of years, and … [Read more...]

10 Minute Crafts: Make a Customised Mug for Less than a Fiver

My favourite presents are always the ones people who know me best put together. These kinds of presents do not normally cost the earth, but they are … [Read more...]

A Useful Present for the Children’s Teachers – Hamper for Break Time

Be nice to teachers! They look after our children, comfort them, teach them to read and write and nurture them. They also share their knowledge with … [Read more...]

Fruity Mincemeat and Easiest Homemade Mince Pies

I got carried away with mincemeat this year and made four batches! I started with my cranberry mincemeat, which I absolutely love. When I … [Read more...]

Luxurious Mulled Wine Kit

Last Friday marked the day Hubby and I started our big adventure together, eleven years ago. Hubby had bought steak and he came home with a bottle of … [Read more...]

Christmas Tree Bags

The inspiration for our Christmas tree bags came when I saw the cards Louise from Little Hearts, Big Love had made with her little girl. Check out … [Read more...]