I just wanted to say thank you to anyone who has read, liked and especially commented on any of my posts this year. You all rock. Also, special thanks to Darren for hosting My Sunday Photo. Wishing you all a merry Christmas.
At three years and nearly eight months old Freya definitely seems to have climbed aboard the rollercoaster taking her from being a toddler to a child – and what a wild ride it is. Sometimes she seems so grown-up, especially when she’s in her school uniform, racing into nursery without a backward glance. I always … Continue reading Freya, Freya, Quite Contrary (Why Didn’t I Name Her Mary?).
"What is love?" I ask Freya every so often. When she was a lot younger she would say "hugs" and then "kisses" but this week she said: "It's when two hearts kiss." Awww. "Who do those hearts belong to?" I questioned further. She listed herself and grandad, daddy, nan, grandad Arnie, Grandma, Uncle John, half … Continue reading Easy Valentine Crafts For Children (And Adults).
Long before Freya was born I liked to add a little homemade-touch to my Christmas gifts, even though my (lack of) skills made everything seem a little..."rustic" - hey, it's the thought that counts, right? From homemade wrapping paper to the year I embroidered cloth bags for everyone (by the end, I've never been so pleased to have … Continue reading Christmas Crafts – Salt Dough Handprints.