Knit, knit – with all your might

Let’s just appreciate the craft, here. Knitting is a tricky business and those who were taught how to knit and continue to do so, persevreing through missed stitches and mathematical equations masking themselves as patterns, that’s something special that will stay with you, as you knit throughout your life for those around you. I was […]

November 26, 2014Art and craftContinue Reading

Renovation on a budget

by Katie White Two years ago my hubby and I bought a fairly dishevelled 1930s terrace house in need of some fairly major TLC. Between working full time and being mortgaged up to our eyeballs we have been fairly strapped for time and cash. However, with a bit of creative thinking (and a lot of […]

October 8, 2014InspirationContinue Reading

10 positive things

by Lisa Murdoch 1. Treat yourself to a new hand cream to ward off dry skin over the cooler months. 2. Send post cards to friends and family to cheer up their day. 3. Start thinking about Christmas – only three months away (and that’s including December!). 4. Book a flu jab. 5. Enjoy your […]

September 29, 2014InspirationContinue Reading