A brilliant film to watch

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GiH5wmuexZY&noredirect=1 I watched this while doing the ironing today and thought it one of the most beautifully crafted, coming-of-age stories in a long while. I implore you to watch it too. I also watched 'R.I.P.D.'; that, I don't recommend so much. Though it did help pass the time spent ironing.

Craft, Family

Brotherly love

Sometimes, boys just need a little reaffirmation and while ES is going through his "I'm not listening to you" phase, I made this 5x7" picture for him.  He likes it and has put in in pride of place in his storage.  He needed reminding that YS was not his convenient punching bag and what a wonderful… Continue reading Brotherly love

Craft, Random

More comebacks than the Rolling Stones!

Apparently, 3rd time's a charm - or so they say.  Right, having played at having this blog before, I'm really going to try hard at doing at least a weekly update.   My interests have changed and I now incorporate sewing and crochet in my hobbies, alongside cooking, baking and high-level diplomacy, thanks to wrangling… Continue reading More comebacks than the Rolling Stones!