We’re probably all familiar with the plastic needles and small balls of wool with a simple pattern to produce a scarf or something similar during our primary school years. My experience with knitting was something more than that. My mother knit every day. She would knit us cardigans, jumpers, toys. She even knit Aran Jumpers for… Continue reading Rediscovering Knitting
A bowl?? Yes, a bowl. We have inadvertently ended up with what we now call our Seasonal Bowl. It came about as a result of Miss Abbie gathering pine cones and conkers last Autumn because she wanted a Nature Table like they had in playschool. I picked up a lovely bowl sometime last year, I… Continue reading A Bowl For Every Season
Monday morning. Rubbish night with the Cuddlemonster. Not like him, so blame the moon. I have a woeful headache, strong painkillers consumed. I’ll be grand. Usual Monday morning antics in our house. Middle child is looking sheepish. Turns out he ‘forgot’ to have his shower last night. It’s 8.35. Go now and be quick! The… Continue reading WTF Was I Thinking Suggesting Crafts on a Monday?!
As I mentioned in my previous post, my sister got engaged recently!! I know….#exciting!! The wedding won’t take place until 2017, so her fiancé & she decided to have a party to celebrate now. I wanted to give them some little gifts that had some thought and sentiment behind them. I started with this wedding countdown… Continue reading Wisdom, Wishes & Warnings