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    Getting crafty again // Sewing an Embroidery Puffin

    09/04/2019
    Contemporary Embroidery Kit Puffin

    *Post in partnership with Debbie Fletcher 

    Before my boys came along, I loved to sew. My Mom is a very talented seamstress who can make anything out of a piece of fabric and whilst I don’t have her skills or patience, I can sew a stitch or two. When I was growing up, my Mom encouraged me to practice with a needle and thread and I loved it. Over the years I have stitched cards, samplers and keepsakes as well as making a couple of my own modern quilts. I find it really relaxing and whilst it is very time consuming, the satisfaction of completing a project is brilliant. Continue Reading

  • Christmas Crafts

    Christmas crafts for little ones

    Christmas is in sight and this year as I’ll be celebrating my Baby’s First Christmas, I cannot wait to get out the paints and get crafty, with his help of course! They make wonderful…

    14/11/2018
  • Aldi Mamia Nappy Cake

    How to create a nappy cake

    *This post is sponsored by Aldi  One of the best gifts I received when I was pregnant with Freddie was a nappy cake. It was lovingly made by my Mum and was packed full…

    08/11/2018
  • How to make a baby clothes bouquet

    Since all my friends seem to be having babies right now, I am most definitely at ‘Broody Central’. Of course, I am delighted to see so many new little ones making their safe arrivals…

    23/06/2015
  • Top time saving Easter tips and a giveaway

    Today I’m handing over to The Party Company for some top time saving Easter tips and there’s a fabulous chance too for you to win your own Easter goodies in a flash giveaway. Easter…

    23/03/2015
  • Christmas crafting with Bostik

    The final craft post for the Bostik family craft network this month and what a fabulous year it has been. This months box is packed full of craft goodies perfect for making lots of…

    15/12/2014
  • A simple Autumn inspired decorated tote bag

    As part of the Bostik Craft Network in partnership with Tots100, I’ve been sent a box full of crafting goodies to make something fun. I absolutely loved the small plain tote bag which was…

    18/10/2014