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Blackberries, baking and birds

We were a bit greedy yesterday and ventured back to our blackberry spot to pick some more. I genuinely feel sorry for the blackberries that are not getting picked – what a waste of good soil, sunlight and water! 190 more words


Sew Selfless September

I just ran across a great idea from Jess at The Sometimes Sewist.  She decided that it would be a good idea to sew for someone other than herself and without monetary profit (I may be adding that bit in myself, but it makes sense) during the month of September.  313 more words


Ombré curtains

At the moment I seem to gravitate towards white when it comes to anything household. It makes everything feel so crisp and fresh, allowing you to experiment with colour in other ways. 307 more words

Sewing & Crafts

It’s All About the Sewing

Well, I almost have my stuff together.  I think it took me 44 years to figure myself out, and I may not be done yet.  I love to sew and craft, but I’ve been trying to do everything that catches my interest on a large scale instead of picking something to focus on.  378 more words


Straight forward sew | Cushion

My husbands sister got married recently, however her and her new husband currently live on different continents so we weren’t sure on what to buy them as a gift, then we decided on something small, something personal, something they can put into their home when then finally move in together. 195 more words


Sew Sensational

Today I made a big step in my creative endeavours and bought my very first sewing machine. It was so exciting. I cannot wait to start my first project. 81 more words


Scrap Quilting with a Seven-Year-Old

I actually have three patchwork projects going now. Yes, three. Yes, I have a problem.

Hopefully more about the others soon. But this one started in the most irresistible way. 197 more words