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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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Sunny Folksy Friday

No-one can deny that it is freezing in the UK at the moment, admittedly it’s not -40 but more than cold enough for me, especially as I’m not able to move round much, my bones don’t like the cold and my poor circulation with my diabetes doesn’t help. As I sit here on the sofa… Read more »

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#Blogboost 27 – Folksy Friday

Well apart from it being Friday, it’s a special Folksy Friday today as I’m also using it to do my Folksy Finds Handmade Love. All of today’s picks are chosen with the theme ‘made for you’ as I love my husband to bits and in our first year of marriage I always try to make… Read more »

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#Blogboost 20 – Folksy Friday

I’m somehow managing to keep up with my blogboost challenge this month but thought it was time to feature Folksy as Luulla has been taking the spotlight so far! As I’m definitely feeling blue at the moment that has to be today’s theme for my first folksy Friday in a while: Handmade by Anna Cole… Read more »

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Baby bootie trials and tribulations

Well my final free little baby booties have gone out, and all I’m waiting for  now is the feedback forms which I’m hoping will be as positive as the first! I must admit I’m all shoed out at the moment, although I have 4 pairs here which I’m plucking up the courage to list in… Read more »

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Folksy Friday – home from home

A quick Folksy Friday from me today as things are manic at work and stressful in general at the moment. I’m looking forward to going home after work tonight and having a relaxed and fun weekend as my mother in law is visiting and there are some creative plans in the pipeline. Married life is… Read more »

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Showcase Sunday – Laura’s Little Lovelies

There’s nothing like a bit of alliteration on a Sunday afternoon! Today I decided to features Laura’s Little Lovelies as my Folksy showcase for 3 reasons: 1. Her jewellery is amazingly pretty 🙂 I especially like the swooping swallow earrings, pink flower bracelet, and felt corsage brooch. 2. I’ve been tweeting to Laura on twitter,… Read more »

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July Jesters – Day 7

Before I start talking about my day and my Folksy choices I want to say that my thoughts go out to all those effected by the July 7th bombings in London – it could have happened to anyone, including me as I traveled on a packed out tube at rush hour this morning. On a… Read more »

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July Jesters – Day 6

Today’s you rock card is dedicated to my boyfriend – I was having a bit of a rubbish day yesterday but the little gestures remind me that things aren’t so bad and I’ve got all the support I need, and sometimes it only takes a hug and a cheeky smile and it’s all ok again!… Read more »