Monthly Archives: December 2014

2014: project 365, week 52 …

[Credits: Hello There Template (altered), by Paislee Press. Font: Courier New.] Journaling – our balcony view | mr fluffy butt | xmas gingerbread cookies | relaxing | a sprained ankle, a great way to start the holidays! | birthday reading | love these two, together again … [wk 52, dec 21 – 27, 2014]

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chucklefarm – origami bird planter accent …

[ChuckleFarm] It’s the little things that make a difference when you are making a house a home, don’t you think? I like this little porcelain bird accent, neatly perched on the side of a pot. This is from the Etsy shop’s About Page … Horticulture, meet interior design. Our hand-crafted planters and planter accents combine […]

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2014: project 365, week 51 …

[Credits: Hello There Template (altered), by Paislee Press. Font: Courier New.] Journaling – graduation weekend | an old friend | christmas at work | time for ‘feet up’ after packing/cleaning the girl’s flat | a quilt i made for julie 15 years ago | somewhere under this mess is her bedroom | final karate exam, […]

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tutorial – advent calendar, by sarah & bendrix …

[sarah & bendrix] I’m loving this minimalist, easy-to-make, and elegant advent calendar, assembled by sarah & bendrix … I found this on Houzz. What makes is special is the touch of pink, don’t you think? You could tuck little cards into the envelopes or tiny, flat chocolates … I would glue the envelopes to white […]

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2014: project 365, week 50 …

[Credits: Hello There Template (altered), by Paislee Press. Font: Courier New.] Journaling – our graduand / graduate | dessert with julie & lynden | waiting patiently | susie’s dragon | beginning a new christmas collection, white birds | our ‘christmas bird’ isn’t very impressed | my beautiful girl … [wk 50, dec 7 – 13, […]

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tutorial – a little sugar, by craftberry bush …

[craftberry bush] I’m all about the white Christmas decorations this year!!! Of course we don’t have a cold, white winter Christmas in our part of the world … it is a full-on, hot hot HOT summer for us on Christmas Day. That said, I’m loving this little christmas tree decoration … you can find more […]

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two sad donkeys – nester, the long-eared christmas donkey …

[two sad donkeys]  Oh my goodness, here’s some Etsy cuteness for you … a shop called Two Sad Donkeys! Olga, the shop owner says … I love making felt toys that are enjoyable to look at and fun. They are handmade and therefore unique and made for the child in all of us! All my […]

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2014: project 365, week 49 …

[Credits: Hello There Template (altered), by Paislee Press. Font: Courier New.] Journaling – mango season | utc scan this week | making exciting plans for 2015 | snowman & charli | waiting to see these in bloom | quilts finished this month | katie’s engaged!!! … [wk 49, nov 30 – dec 6, 2014]

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quilting wips, november 2014 …

Three finished quilts this month … a mini quilt, and two lap-sized quilts. I set to and put together my second Sea Breeze quilt this month. It had been cut out and waiting patiently for some weeks now, so a couple of weekends back, I bit the bullet and sewed it up. It went together quickly […]

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a little update …

I’ve been away from the blog for a few days, haven’t I? It’s that very busy time of the year … work is finishing up, holidays are beckoning, family fun is just around the corner, we are attending a graduation soon, and helping a girl move back to our home city … oh yes, and […]

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