Last week in my WIP Wednesday post I said that I was going to have a busy week. Somehow I still fitted in some of my own crafting around making birthday cakes, a birthday card, Easter baskets for 4 children and an Easter tree. (I think the weather has been on my side-the allotment is…… Continue reading WIP Wednesday-4th April
As I mentioned in my WIP Wednesday post last week, it was my daughter’s birthday on Easter Sunday. The day itself passed by in a whirl of excitement as we went to visit family for a delicious Easter lunch after opening presents and cards in the morning. My little one had also requested a chocolate…… Continue reading An Easter Birthday
For non UK readers, last night our clocks went forward an hour. This means the evenings are much lighter (and the childrens’ bedtime is a bit of a pain as they are adamant that they can’t go to sleep when it isn’t dark!) Everything seems so much brighter all of a sudden (me included), the…… Continue reading Springing into spring
What a week! I’ve been so busy with things that aren’t my works in progress that I’ve not managed much at all. I was really spoiled on Mother’s Day, which was lovely. In the run up to it, though, I was very busy creating cards for both mine and Mr C’s mum. I’ll pop those…… Continue reading WIP Wednesday-14th March
A winter trip to the seaside is a very popular past time, especially on clear, crisp days such as those we are having currently. Blowing away those cobwebs and letting the children explore and burn off their excess energy seemed like a good plan for the day, so yesterday we headed off to Hunstanton (aka…… Continue reading Splashing, strolling and bowling
Yesterday WordPress informed me that Craftandothercrazyplans has been in existence for two whole years! That means it is two years since I sat in the car with Mr C, nervously waiting to go into the dentist and writing a list of possible blog names. Two years since I did all of the setting up, diving…… Continue reading WIP Wednesday and Second Blogversary-21st February
Last year, I posted in the middle of Lent about 40 Acts, where you do something generous each day for Lent instead of giving something up. Here’s the link to my original post, in case you want to know more about what I got up to last year. I’m reposting now so that you can…… Continue reading Doing Lent Differently-Updated!