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Put a spring in your step

As you probably know I’ve been having a rough time for the last few months but as spring approaches it’s time to get myself motivated and put a spring in my step. It only takes a small thing to give myself hope and inspiration at the moment, so when we found ourselves at the garden… Read more »

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Signs of spring

There’s nothing like a change in the weather to make things seem better, and in my case muster up some inspiration and motivation. My bones are in need of some vit D and my body could definitely do with some fresh air so it’s good that it looks like spring is on it’s way and… Read more »

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Small steps and big achievements

  I can’t deny that recovering from major surgery has been hard, in fact at times it has felt near impossible and just out of reach but thanks to the support of friends and family, my husband in particular, I am on the long and slow road to recovery. The hardest part for me apart… Read more »

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I’m back…

I can’t say I’m too happy to be back in London but it was good to get some sunshine and much needed vit D into my bones. I’ve had the holiday blues since getting back, which teamed with physio, pain, frustration and doctors appointments has lead to a lack of creative motivation over the past… Read more »

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Apple of my eye…

This is dedicated to my fabulous hubby today, but rather than go for the usual pink and red hearts I’ve chosen my fave apple items from my fave handmade shops luulla, folksy and etsy: Ayarina – Green apple clay buttons (I have a growing collection of buttons and these would fit in nicely) Woolly duck… Read more »

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Floridian Fruit

As I’m in Florida at the moment, it involves lots of fresh fruit… yummy! I’m going to choose my favourite item from the 3 handmade sites I sell on throughout this week to keep you entertained whilst I’m away, and the first theme is fruit… Soap much love – Strawberry spice soap (mmmmm… I can… Read more »

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The lion in the cinema

I haven’t really done any illustration other than my sketchbook project for a while, and certainly not since my operation so I was a bit rusty when attempting yesterday’s sketches. I got an e-mail from another Vix at VixenUK who I met on Flickr through the Picture This competition about a poem from a lady… Read more »

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#Blogboost 31 – Luulla

I’m in need of cheering up today, and so is my unhappy hubby so my Lulla edible picks are dedicated to and chosen with Dan in mind, and I’ve chosen 2 items from each shop because I’m in an indecisive mood: The sweets fairy bakeshop – One dozen cake pops (the red, white and blue ones remind… Read more »

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#Blogboost 28 – Hop Hat

The sun was shining yesterday which made me think of spring and the bunnies hopping around the fields so I decided it was time to use one of the patterns I got from Tie Dye Diva on Etsy to make this cute bunny hat. It is the first of a range of novelty hats that has… Read more »