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Crochet Face Scrubbies Pattern

For lots of people, reducing waste is one of their New Year’s Resolutions, and there is an increasing push towards reusable products to save both the environment and money. This pattern for scrubbies to use as an alternative to cotton wool is the result of me experimenting with hook sizes, number of stitches and a…… Continue reading Crochet Face Scrubbies Pattern

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My Christmas 2018 Crafting

Merry Christmas everyone, I do hope you are all enjoying this hazy week between Christmas and New Year. It’s one of my favourite parts of Christmas as the wrapping and stress are all done, and we can relax and play with all of the new toys (I do love building Lego models!), visit friends and…… Continue reading My Christmas 2018 Crafting

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My two birds, one stone weekend project

This weekend I have been a busy bee, with putting up all the decorations for Christmas and an eventful trip to the allotment. I have also done a spot of knitting, starting and finishing a project in a weekend. (Only a small project, but it’s still an achievement, right?) I’ll start at the beginning, when…… Continue reading My two birds, one stone weekend project

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The Disorganised Parent’s Guide to Birthday Cakes

My biggest ‘baby’ turned 7 yesterday, and that meant a cake was needed. Easy, you might say, go to Asda. But no, I wanted to make a homemade one so I could try out my new Wilton icing measuring mat that Mr C and I bought in Hobbycraft just because we had a discount voucher…… Continue reading The Disorganised Parent’s Guide to Birthday Cakes