As I mentioned in a previous post, I was lucky enough to receive two Kirsty Allsop craft books for Christmas and I have been keen to start trying my hand at some of the projects in them. After lots of reading and umming and ahhing, I finally decided[…]

Well, if ever a week was going to be easy on this challenge, it should be the first week, right? So much clutter to choose from! Well, if I was going to count each individual piece of clutter I get rid of, then I would be over half[…]

It doesn’t matter whether you are self-employed or work for someone else, whether you work from home or have an actual place of work to go to, if you have children too, the work/life balance is always a tad precarious.  I know how hard it is to juggle[…]

I’m very happy about this, so if you follow me on Facebook or Twitter, you’re likely to have heard this already. I run two businesses and one of them operates as a direct sales/party plan type business. I’ve spent a couple of years slowly building it up. It’s[…]

As I am participating in the Ultimate Blog Challenge, which requires 31 posts of at least 100 words each this month, my Wordless Wednesday posts during January won’t be as wordless as usual. So, I took this picture in the early hours of New Years Day.  I know[…]

Ahh, post holidays. Some of you make be back at work now, but I’m not re-opening the studio until the 5th January. Having shut up shop on 22nd December, this gave me a glorious two week break. From what I’ve read on Facebook, Twitter and other blogs, I[…]