This post is for the wonderful participants in my ‘Crochet Cuteness’ class at the Zero Waste Festival last weekend, and anyone else who wants to have a go at making their own amigurumi toys. Here’s the little fella I made in his new home, my daughter’s doll house.
Image source: A Reusable Life First and foremost I want to apologise in advance for the forthcoming series of ‘shopping’ blog posts that will be entering your inbox over the next few weeks. As much as I hate the consumerism that has become synonymous with Christmas I can’t ignore it. So acknowledging defeat I’ve decided […]
If you’re pregnant or have just had your first baby, congratulations. It is a very exciting time in the life of new parents and their families. It’s also a very confusing time and often there seems to be far too much advice and very little practical help. For this reason I decided only take advice […]
I was inspired to write this post by the impending birth of a friend’s grandchild, which I’m delighted to report arrived this week happy and healthy. He’s lucky to have one of the best grandmas (I’m sure it’ll take a while for her to get used to that title) in the world to love him! […]
At 12pm today schools will be out for the year, thank God. Eight weeks of hassle-free living stretches before us, and not before time. Now to fill that time. We’ve already written a summer bucket list of things to do by September and I’ve booked the kids into a camp during July, just to break […]