School’s out for Summer!

School’s out for Summer!

Well, I launch the site, and then disappear!  I have been really busy making teacher’s gifts for the end of term, which has really made me happy.  It shows me how far I have come since last year, when I had a handful of orders.  This year, I concentrated on a...
Making presents for Father’s Day.

Making presents for Father’s Day.

As lovely as it is to be quite well known amongst friends and family as being the one who can ‘make stuff’, it does sometimes make me feel duty bound to always give homemade presents, and to feel a little guilty if I can’t find the time....
New product alert! Framed wooden family trees.

New product alert! Framed wooden family trees.

I was recently invited to a fiftieth birthday party and I had absolutely no idea what I would take with me.  It’s such a milestone birthday, it needed to be something special as well as being a keepsake, without costing the earth.  Sometimes being a crafter has...
Business versus family life – My on-going battle!

Business versus family life – My on-going battle!

Running a small craft business from home can be massively unpredictable.  Sometimes it is ridiculously, soul destroyingly quiet.  You feel like all your efforts are ignored, double checking you did actually post that Facebook picture of your latest offering which took...
Making bubble snakes

Making bubble snakes

We have been so busy recently trying to sort out the garden and now we finally have some sun, I have been looking for a really quick, easy mini moo make this week. Sometimes, the simple things really are the best, and this one is just brilliant!  Once again, I found...