Branching Out #1 Furniture Renovation

Welcome to the first post in my new blog series, which will focus on my expanding crafty repertoire. (I know I only finished the last series two days ago, but I’m a tad excited about this!) There are so many crafts I’d love to explore, even if they are one-offs and never get repeated. There’s…… Continue reading Branching Out #1 Furniture Renovation

Allotment · crochet · Kids Craft · My other ramblings

Sunday Sevens #9

Welcome to my 9th Sunday Sevens, the brainchild of Natalie at Threads and Bobbins. This week has been another busy one, with a bit more harvesting from the allotment and a lot of odds and ends jobs! 1) Beetroot pickling has begun! I thinned out the row and ending up harvesting two thirds of it as…… Continue reading Sunday Sevens #9

Craft · My other ramblings · Tutorial

Heat Embossing on Glass

Not one to be content with just doing the crafts I’m familiar with, I decided to try out embossing on glass. It worked surprisingly well so I’m going to share it here. Before you see it, I would like you to know I am not an artist (at least not in the drawing sense). This…… Continue reading Heat Embossing on Glass

Allotment · Baking · My other ramblings

Sunday Sevens #2 What a busy week it’s been! It’s half term now and time for a ‘rest’. (School holidays are considerably less relaxing with your own children to entertain!) Again, many of the things which made my list are plant related, mainly because we’ve spent so much time outdoors and the weather here in Lincolnshire…… Continue reading Sunday Sevens #2