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Monthly Archives: November, 2014

Chocolate Block Cake and a new Three Year Old

This really ought to be called “What happens when Jeni is left alone with a tub of sprinkles and a packet of writing icing to decorate a cake”. I hope my … Continue reading

November 27, 2014 · Leave a comment

Out of the ashes we rise…

Wanna see what came out of my storm the other day? This ❤

November 18, 2014 · Leave a comment

The Week In Pictures

This week has been crammed full of making. That side of it has been brilliant – even though the making has given me two hot glue burns and a little … Continue reading

November 16, 2014 · Leave a comment

Clothesline Crochet Baskets

This is the first time I’ve tried crocheting over something other than a tail of yarn that I don’t want to have to weave in at the end! I’ve seen … Continue reading

November 13, 2014 · 1 Comment


These little snowflake decorations take very little time to hook up! I’m using white dk acrylic and a 3.5mm hook for these to give them a little more rigidity. The … Continue reading

November 11, 2014 · Leave a comment

Hope Whispers…

When the world says ‘GIVE UP’, hope whispers ‘try it one more time’ This past couple of years this has been pretty prominent. We’ve just had to keep going, keep … Continue reading

November 11, 2014 · Leave a comment

Baby Blues

This one has definitely given me a bunch of fresh grey hairs!!! From trying to figure out a colour match, to choosing yarn type and weight and hook size (and … Continue reading

November 10, 2014 · 3 Comments

The Week In Pictures

Another week, another hobby started… Furniture moved back into place in the old house… Visiting friends… Hunting out and enjoying the pretty things left in the garden. New recipes (tweaked, … Continue reading

November 8, 2014 · Leave a comment

Working through the storm

Yesterday I struggled with a headache all day. ALL DAY. It would not shift. The boys didn’t want to get dressed, Bear (he’s almost 3yo) was in a really bad … Continue reading

November 6, 2014 · 1 Comment

Cabled Headband

This is a little cabled headband I made yesterday – it’s pretty sweet! I’ve been getting into cables recently, they’re quite fun to do. I’m nowhere near fantastic with them … Continue reading

November 5, 2014 · 2 Comments