Archive August 2013

Busy Times Call For Lots Of Lists

Busy Times Call For Lots Of Lists

August 30, 2013 | Reads | 1 Comment

Holy heck! it’s been a week of list making, list checking and list re-organising! I don’t think I can remember a time when there...

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Slow Cooked Apple Butter

Slow Cooked Apple Butter

August 30, 2013 | Eats | No Comments

Remember that day that I fell in love with our garden all over again? That day when we picked a whole bounty of apples...

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DIY Button Covered Phone Case

DIY Button Covered Phone Case

August 29, 2013 | Crafts | No Comments

You got *that* Carly Rae Jepson song in your head now (sorry, I’m not sorry – it’s been in my head the whole time...

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Hearty Oatcakes

Hearty Oatcakes

August 28, 2013 | Eats | No Comments

There is something so homely about oatcakes. They are hearty eats that remind me of my childhood. The perfect accompaniment to a steaming bowl...

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Perfect Penmanship

Perfect Penmanship

August 27, 2013 | Crafts | 2 Comments

Its been a bank holiday weekend of glorious antiquing- hunting out treasures in a local antique village. We might not have come home with...

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Seaming Crochet Granny Squares

Seaming Crochet Granny Squares

August 26, 2013 | Crafts | 1 Comment

There’s been a whole heap of love for the rainbow baby blanket that I gifted over the weekend, both here and over on my...

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Style Sunday: Statement Print Shift

Style Sunday: Statement Print Shift

August 25, 2013 | Style | No Comments

I’m certain that I’m not alone when I say that I’ve been known to go all weak at the knees over a pretty print...

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Handmaking Gifts for a New Bambino

Handmaking Gifts for a New Bambino

August 24, 2013 | Crafts | 6 Comments

It’s always a great feeling when you finish up a project – especially if its a gift for someone. I’ve been working on a...

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A kind of grown up pinwheel

A kind of grown up pinwheel

August 23, 2013 | Crafts, Style | No Comments

Who doesn’t love a pinwheel? They are reminiscent of childhood days spend at the seaside and I for one can’t get enough of them!...

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Blocking Granny Squares 101

Blocking Granny Squares 101

August 22, 2013 | Crafts | 20 Comments

There is nothing more satisfying than working up a few colourful crochet granny squares, am I right? But when you’ve finished your required number...

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