Splashing at My Heart

I had the biggest of heart wobbles this morning of such exceptional emotions that I felt a touch compelled to knock my bloggers block on the head and write. Then click publish! I’ve written a lot over the past month but never clicked publish, the posts never quite feeling right …

Today You Are One

To My Darling Daughter, today you are one. Flipping heck, my second child is one years old. How did that happen? I thought that your brothers first year went fast but you coming into our lives has just turned it up a notch. You have completed us as a family …

Hello Autumn #HappyDays

This year is going so fast. It’s November this week, the weather is bleak, the sparkly season is hitting the streets and I really don’t know where time is hurtling to. I’m feeling it more so because baby CABS is almost one and I’m not sure how long I can …

Six Sewing Organisers from the book Stitched

It’s oh so Autumnal out there now. The weather is turning colder, the leaves are falling the sky is a wonderful mix of clear blue and stormy grey. It’s my favourite season of the year and nearing the end of October is a sign that the sewalong I’ve been making …

Number Blocks Lego Fun

It feels like ages since I shared a fun and easy activity with the Robot, so this Number Blocks Lego Fun activity will remedy that. He’s hit pre-school age now and is heading to a pretty nice nursery school for 2.5 days a week. He covers a lot of the …

It’s All About the Kisses #HappyDays

There are times in life when you hit a wall. That’s exactly what just happened here and it’s deciding what to do about it that is going to make or break me. Climb over it, walk round it, find the door or just stand next to it for a bit. …

Scrap Rainbow See It All Pouch

Firstly hello October! Hello to my blog. Hello scrap rainbow see it all pouch. If you saw my last post you know that I’m having a quibble or a what do ya call it thing with the blog at the moment so it takes much effort for me to get …

A Moment of Whatever You Call It

Full of cold, full of other stuff in my head, full of a desire to do something else means the blog is suffering in silence. I don’t think I’ll be away for long but I need to focus on me at the moment. Work on a plan of action to …

Bullet Train – Happy Days

Woah one minute I was writing about heading to Blackpool Zoo the next it was a whole week later and time to start my round up again. Seriously fast, I don’t think I’ve had a week go so fast in such a long time.  Total Bullet Train moment. School term …

The Festival of Quilts 2018

It’s been a couple of weeks since I visited The Festival of Quilts at the Birmingham NEC. Holidays and School Holidays have got in my way of being able to sit back and reflect on my first experience at this world-famous Quilt show. The week before attending I took a …

Fun With Cups

Searching back through my photos stored in my emails I came across loads of pictures of the Robot having fun with cups. As I like to share activities with you to do with your kids I thought now would be the best time to show you this before I forget …

100 Hexies Mythical Creatures Days 15-21

Mythical Creatures I’ve always been a bit fascinated by Myths and legends but when the topic of Mythical Creatures came up and then having to match these to little fabric hexies I stumbled!  I scoured my little fabric collection for tiny creatures of Mythical understanding and this is what I …

100 Hexies Summer Days 8-14

I promise normal blogging will resume soon.  It is well and truly the Great British Summer and here is a run down of hexies 8 – 14 of the #100Hexies100Days…     View this post on Instagram   Day 8/100 Theme: Summer Subject: Holidays Project: #100hexies100days2018 . This photo is …