Yearly Archives

2010

    Merry Christmas

    24/12/2010

    It’s Christmas Eve which means only one thing in the Shilts household and that’s family. We’ll be spending the next 4 days back to back with family, new and old, close and extended. And I can’t wait.

    So, here’s wishing you a very Merry Christmas, I hope you all have a wonderful time, drink far too much booze, eat one to many naughty goodies and get a few sackfuls of gorgeous pressies too..

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  • Snowed in..

    How chuffed am I that it’s the Christmas holidays? I am really lucky to have been able to book off the Christmas holidays from work and I have 15 long days off work. Next…

    20/12/2010
  • Doggy on ice…

    We’ve had a fair bit of snow here in the Midlands recently and I’m sure I’m not alone in saying that some dogs absolutely love it. Mikey, our five year old Westie does. This…

    15/12/2010
  • Spreading the Christmas cheer…

    A few months back I posted a comment on Rosie’s blog.  She had been sent a brand spanking new HD TV from a very generous benefactor.. well never expecting anything back, as you do, I left a comment…

    14/12/2010
  • Kor-blimey!

    Look what arrived this evening……. A month or so back I entered a competition over on The Sewing Directory and I was absolutely delighted to be chosen as one of the lucky winners. This is…

    03/12/2010
  • Happy December…snow joke!

    What a week! So the week started off really well as we went to the BBC Good Food Show at the NEC thanks to the tickets I won over on Carrots and Kids. I…

    02/12/2010
  • It’s the thought that counts

    There are so many people to remember this Christmas and the number of children our family and friends have got is steadily increasing. So this Christmas I thought I’d do something a little different.…

    23/11/2010
  • It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas…

    With less than 5 weeks until Christmas, I thought I better start making some Christmas decorations. How about these? Can’t wait to make more Christmas bunting to match these gorgeous red and whites {sig}…

    18/11/2010
  • Stick a pin in me i’m done..

    Believe it or not, I didn’t have a pincushion… until I made these little beauties! First ever attempt at log cabin styley and I think it turned out ok.. {sig}…

    17/11/2010
  • Stitched up…

    Having watched Kirsty’s Homemade Home this evening, it reminded me that I hadn’t done much cross stitch in a while. I really love cross stitch. It’s a craft you can pick up really easy and make…

    16/11/2010