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  • Simple DIY Wreath Making
    A Creative Life

    Last Minute Easy Christmas Wreath

      If you still haven’t got a Christmas wreath (or table centrepiece) and fancy something original – you can try an easy DIY using a wreath base from a garden centre (a plain wreath…

    14th December 2017
  • christmas crayon DIY / tutorial
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    Christmas Crayon DIY

      If you have a toddler like mine – who likes to join her sister colouring in but is also going through the destructive phase – then you probably have a growing pile of…

    3rd December 2016
  • Lifestyle

    Collecting Ideas for a New Kitchen

    One of the downsides (upsides?) about being in the house a lot these days, is that I spend so much time thinking about changes I’d like to make and mentally re-decorating. After tackling a few improvements in the…

    9th February 2016
  • Christmas Peppermint Bark
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    Peppermint Bark Recipe

      After the super easy crayon tutorial last week, here is another easy Christmas make – this one is edible! I love homemade and handmade bits at Christmas. A few years ago I spent…

    9th December 2015
  • A Creative Life

    3 Easy DIY Flower Tutorials

    We’ve been stuck indoors most of these week with various illnesses. So we’ve been playing in the garden, watching Topsy and Tim and trying our hand at various Easter crafts, including the papier mache…

    2nd April 2015
  • Lifestyle

    Time to get organised: Tackling the study

    Image credit: I Heart Organising (an amazing resource for organisation ideas!) I’m tacking the ‘get organised’ prompt from Florence Finds’ JanuaryJoy today. We don’t have any big renovation projects lined up in 2015. Which should…

    13th January 2015
  • A Creative Life

    Lampshade Making at Love13

    In my pre-child days (when money and time were not quite such scarce resources) I did quite a few different craft classes and went to regular craft evenings too. I hadn’t done anything like…

    8th March 2014
  • Adventures Lifestyle

    Our Home

    I’m going to start writing more about our home renovation projects – they are taking up so much of our spare time and energy at the moment. MrS and I moved into our house 2…

    21st June 2013