2019 Word of The Year

2019 Word of The Year It’s the first time that I’ve done the whole word of the year thing before and I’ve probably not done it correctly but the idea has really resonated with me for some reason. Ive seen people choosing a word of the year and channeling it …

Quiet Play Pattern Club Quilt

This year I have signed up to the quiet play pattern club. Kirsty from Quiet Play has the most amazing foundation paper pieced quilt blocks full of rainbow goodness that I adore every time I see them. Of course I’m never busy enough so one of the things that I …

I-Spy Hexie Quilt Progress

It was a year ago that I started my I-spy hexie quilt. At the time I didn’t know what it was going to become, I just started it and it kind of evolved from there. Why start it? Well that’s a story of a sew along… The Fussy Cutting sew …

The Keepsake Sew Along

Hands up, who has a stash of old baby clothes squirreled away somewhere labelled “must make a keepsake quilt for my child”. Inevitably that’s going to say by the time their 18, by the time their married, for their newborn, and so on… Well I do and I promised myself …

Marcelle Medallion Quilt – A Finish

It was the middle of the night when I spotted the Marcelle Medallion Quilt on Instagram. Nicole from Saphre1964 was announcing a sewalong of the quilt pattern and I just had to join in. Night time feeding has a lot to answer for when it comes to random purchases! The …

100 Blocks Project

Two Tiny Makes, my off shoot from Two Tiny Hands, is a little over a year old now and my year has been one full on year of creating and the 100 Blocks project is just one of them. I wanted this year to be like this though learning, exploring …

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 …