Tag Archives: craft

Life: Busy Weekends

Just occasionally, even the best laid plans can get foiled.  Just occasionally, you start the weekend with earnest intentions to blog about sesame chicken, because Monday is Chinese New Year. But then weekend things happen (normal weekend things that you … Continue reading

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Make: Homemade Fortune Cookies

Well hey everyone and happy weekend! So as you may well know Monday is Chinese New Year, so we decided if would be fun and festive to mark the occasion with a couple of Chinese (-ish) themed projects! If you ask … Continue reading

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Make: Balsam Fir Scented Sachets (from a Christmas Tree!)

Hi all, we are back today with a simple and delicious smelling craft project for a winter evening! If you’re a regular reader you might remember that last week I was singing the praises of this year’s Christmas tree for … Continue reading

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Make: Cinnamon Craft and some seriously naughty Spanish Hot Chocolate

Tonight is the twelfth night after Christmas, which means that if you follow tradition, tomorrow is the day for tenderly putting away all your lovely Christmas decorations and facing the dark month of January *sigh –  sniffle – sniffle*. He … Continue reading

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Make: Christmas Paint Chip Garland

Surprise! We are back with a second post today, and installment 11 of our 12 days of handmade Christmas, this time with another quick and free decoration or wrapping project. I went into the study over the weekend and noticed … Continue reading

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Make: Mini Knitted Mittens

Hello all, day 10 of our handmade Christmas is upon us and present wrapping is now in full swing (which means, if you are expecting to receive a gift from us this year – Mum, Dad – spoiler alert, look … Continue reading

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Make: Christmas Card Wreath

Hello again, it’s day 9 of our handmade Christmas craft festivities! With Christmas right around the corner, we are enjoying Christmas cards regularly plopping onto our doormat. I love trying to guess who has sent them based on envelopes and … Continue reading

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