Tag Archives: simple living

Making do and mending.

As with any family, we pass our clothes around. From friends, to friends, from older sibling to younger sibling. At any given time there is usually a stack of clothes somewhere waiting for someone to grow into them. Except for … Continue reading

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Great British Sewing Bee

Wow, I know that I am often a little behind the times, but if you like sewing, love all things British, and are sick of b*tchy reality tv shows, you have to check out the Great British Sewing Bee!! Episodes … Continue reading

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Sewing Drawer Challenge

Many people have issued and completed a junk drawer challenge. Often junk drawers reside in the kitchen, however, a drawer that is in need of organisation could be hiding anywhere….. even here in my sewing room.   Tucked in the … Continue reading

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March in review

So, here we are already in April… I hope you had a lovely break over the long weekend and are rested and recharged. It was exactly what the dr ordered for us and everyone seems better for the time off! … Continue reading

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Ripple crochet blanket finished!

I was so happy this afternoon to darn in the last few ends and call this Ripple Blanket finished. As my first full effort in crochet for a long time, it was a great start, and I would recommend the … Continue reading

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