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Inspiration at the drop of an apple

Earlier in the year, we had a family trip to Woolsthorpe Manor, the birthplace of Isaac Newton. The house itself was only open for timed tours and we weren’t sure that two excitable children would enhance the experience for others (or us!) At the time, we said we would return without the children so we…… Continue reading Inspiration at the drop of an apple

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12 Things That Will (Probably) Happen When You Go Camping

We’ve just returned from five nights of camping in the Peak District. It was our family holiday; it was eventful, busy, fun and hard going all at the same time. But, whilst there, I realised there are things that happen pretty much every time you go camping, no matter how long you’re away for. 1)…… Continue reading 12 Things That Will (Probably) Happen When You Go Camping

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An Experiment and A Special Card

Yesterday marked Mr C and I’s 7th wedding anniversary, so last week I began work on our anniversary card. In preparation we’d looked online to see what the traditional theme was. Imagine my joy when we discovered it was wool (oh, and copper, but that’s a bit less exciting). I was going to crochet something…… Continue reading An Experiment and A Special Card