Monthly Archives: June 2013


We’ve had lots of sunshine this weekend, and that always makes me go and buy more ice cream. We tried salted caramel with mixed results. I found that the too-salty-for-me aftertaste can be remedied with more chocolate ice cream, phew! … Continue reading

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Here they are

Apologies for my absence this past week! Among life and other things, this little pile of bibs has kept me away from this space. Each of them is different, and I have really enjoyed putting them together, and trying out … Continue reading

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Progress Report

I am working on new stock for the shop, here is a little preview:  

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As a direct result of last week’s mood of giddiness, some new materials arrived today. Let me tell you, I know how Kaya feels when he is waiting to play with a new toy! I won’t give away too much … Continue reading

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The boys and I are weekending solo, but we are going to catch up on family time when the Mr has free days during the next week. It has been good so far. There has been crafting of various kinds … Continue reading

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This Moment

A Friday ritual inspired by¬†SouleMama. A single photo – no words – capturing a moment from the week. A simple, special, extraordinary moment. A moment to pause, savour and remember. A bright and happy first day of summer to all … Continue reading

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Bright days

(Some sort of) Summer must have arrived, because I feel like my head is up in the clouds a little. There are too many ideas to finish one thing. Too much to do to get it all done in a … Continue reading

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