put your kisses down

voting opens today on the Mardis Gras Spoonflower competition…ahem. if you like my lady, PLEASE click thru on the link below this post and vote! Mwah!  

Pick and mix

    You know, I have always been in Praise of Slow. Normally it’s in the context of crafty ditherings but it can also be re life choices and similar trivia. I was made redundant almost 5 months ago. I had Little One almost three years ago. I was dx 5 years ago. Yep, it’s…

Covered off!

I took a graphic gamble with some oil cloth. New kitchen table? Shazam!!!

All change

Did I mention I was busy? I’ve been feeling guilty about not posting on my blog. Sorry. But I’ve got to the point where every single evening I now have in my diary what I’m going to do. Is that mad? I don’t care. It works. Tonight I had a night off because the weather…

Coming soon..

Rosy

Life here is packed to the roof but I can stop and appreciate the vintage flowers can’t I? Watch out for a celebratory giveaway to mark Stasherella’s proper launch…soon, very soon.

If I can’t get to the quilts…

…then they will have to come to me. I was planning to join our local quilt group this year but sensible took over and I’ve postponed until Easter because I have quite a lot going on. As ever. So, this is my new baby, straight from the US, a 100 year old quilt top, zinging…

Cloudy but not grey

This is my life…in a cloud Wonderful gadget, no? It’s called wordle. You have to give it a go….

Get stuck in

Readers, I think I’ve been wupped with the Kirsty stick…I’m entering a bake-off. It’s tomorrow and above is my effort. A very sticky butterscotch windfall fruit upside down cake. I hope it’s ok. I can’t tell until they cut into it tomorrow. Gulp! The recipe is very simple, cannibalised from my old faithful the Be-Ro…

Stitch Towers

So, my wander into the world of sales continues…I’ve upped the number of designs in Spoonflower and put some stash items onto Etsy. Yes, Stasherella is open for business too. I’ve put links below. It’s all very small at the moment but its a start. Thanks to everyone who has been so encouraging. Lovely ladies…