craftiness

Cleverpatch and our (pagan) Good Friday barbecue

*Disclosure: CleverPatch provided me with craft products free of charge. Opinions are my own. Creativity rests with the artists (big and small). Just before Christmas the kind folk at CleverPatch shipped a big box of crafty fabulousness for me to share with the little humans in my life. While we have no grandies of our own,… Continue reading Cleverpatch and our (pagan) Good Friday barbecue

craftiness · decorating / homefront · shopping / or not

DIY Terrarium … the gift that keeps on growing

Being fifty-something, I’m a terrier when it comes to a gift-giving mission. I love to stick to my guns and, in this year of buying nothing new, it’s more critical than ever. With my great niece Miss E’s fifth birthday looming I was keen to find a suitably “ethical” gift for her. I’d set a… Continue reading DIY Terrarium … the gift that keeps on growing

craftiness · out and about · shopping / or not

The Makery – Boom Pop Up Event (popping up in Geelong)

Being fifty-something, I can decide which events | people | causes I choose to support (and which I don’t). This smallish, niche blog attracts a surprising number of approaches from businesses | PR companies | directories | randoms asking me to sponsor | support | or promote them in one way or another through my… Continue reading The Makery – Boom Pop Up Event (popping up in Geelong)

craftiness · it's all about me · shopping / or not

I’m dreaming of a simple Christmas

Being fifty-something, I’m old enough to decide what Christmas looks like in our house. And so it came to pass that when I gingerly peaked inside the Christmas storage boxes a couple of weeks back, I saw nothing inspiring. There were all the usual suspects collected over the years … shiny baubles, hanks of tinsel,… Continue reading I’m dreaming of a simple Christmas