Welcome to my world!

What is this all about I hear you ask? Well, this blog is about stuff and things mostly.  Things like recipes for great quick and healthy eats, crafting with felt particularly making felt flowers, my cats, my love of coffee and hopefully things that will make you smile in this messy thing we call life. Also…

I’m back

I’m back! And I’m married! Yay This is not a post about the wedding though, I shall dedicate some time to that when I have the photos to do it justice, as the day really does deserve justice doing to it. But I wanted to pop by and let you all know that I, a…

My Dream Outdoor Space, with West Elm

Another thing I would love is a tranquil, calm and fun outdoor space. Somewhere I can put my feet up for a few moments of peace, especially as the sun keeps trying to make an appearance! We have a lovely big garden, with the cabin at the end of it, but being a first floor…

My Dream Crafting Space, with West Elm

For any of you who loved the ideas for my craft space… here is a list of some of the things I particularly love from http://www.westelm.co.uk.  Enjoy!     The Ideal Crafting Space, with West Elm by anyamarco featuring a west elm console West Elm flamingo home decor £19 – westelm.com West Elm glass succulent terrarium £24 – westelm.com…

My Dream Craft Room – Vision Board

In just under 8 weeks I get married.  The time is flying by and I am still making felt flowers, felt succulents, bunting and sign writing, and I am still doing this from my living room.  What a girl needs, what THIS girl needs is a craft room… The Cabin Luckily for me I have…

Vision Boards – Make Your Dreams a Reality

I have always used vision boards for as long as I can remember.  Recently I looked back on some old boards I had created and hidden behind my wardrobe and noticed that everything I had diligently cut out and stuck onto the card was now my reality.  Things that six years ago felt completely out…

DIY Felt Flower Buttonholes

No felt flower wedding would be complete without enforcing every member of the bridal party to wear your handicrafts! Buttonholes are super simple to make and I think they look fab! What you need Floristry tape Two felt leaves in different greens Two – three felt buds Lucky clover Wire cutters Badge pins Layout First…

DIY Felt Flower Crown

More Wedding DIY! This time my felt flower crown, which if I am completely honest I was dreading creating as 1. I have never made one before and 2. What if it looked a total disaster and I had to rethink my entire look for the day? So I overcame the silly thinking (see my…

How to make a Hand Fasting Ribbon (or braid six ribbons)

As you all know, I am getting married soon.  In 64 days in fact, that’s nine weeks and counting. There is still A LOT TO DO! But, at least the handfasting ribbon has been made, hurrah! And, being the kind giving person I am, I thought I’d make a little tutorial for any of you…

Nice Cream

As the weather hots up what is a girl to do when maintaining a healthy eating lifestyle? Make NICE cream that’s what! This recipe comes from Helen at BodyHappy (check out her instagram!) Main Ingredients (serves four) 4 bananas, skinned, sliced and frozen Blender (a nutribullet/ninja/vitamix or hand blender will do) Variations: Blueberry heaven 2…