Patience, Grasshopper!


So – a few months back I introduced you to one of my new favourite products  – Claytastic in this post. Since then I have been trawling eBay for fondant moulds like the feather one I featured in that post. Thank goodness for the all of the cooking and baking shows on tv that have made working with fondant so popular, and fondant moulds so cheap 🍰 🍮 🎂 Read More


Reduce, Re-use, Recycle . . .

I mentioned in a previous post that I will get my take-away coffee in a reusable travel cup if there’s one available, however it didn’t take long before my DH declared the purchase of any more travel cups an offence because our household was potentially going to be taken over by said cups – the inferior of which had a tendency to topple and spill his coffee just when I almost had him sold on the whole recycling idea! But seriously – who has room in their car for the travel cups you may need to grab a cuppa if the mood takes you?? Read More

Does this happen to you?


I am fairly well addicted to coffee – and I love a skinny latté if I’m out somewhere, but I’ll always have to get it in a takeaway cup because it takes me so long to drink it. (In my defence – I will get it in a reusable travel cup if there’s one available). But I really miss the handle (whatever happened to those dodgy little paper handles they used to put on disposable cups in the good old days?) . . . Read More

Stash Busting









So I had a little bit of yarn left over once I’d finished the Hideaway Hooded Scarf that I mentioned in my previous post, and I’ve been wanting to attempt a cuff “bracelet” of some description for a while now . . . Read More