Entertaining children with i-SPY guides – review and giveaway

Entertaining children with i-SPY guides

We can thoroughly recommend Entertaining children with i-SPY guides and they are something my son has enjoyed since I first introduced him to the range of books a couple of years ago.  We’ve got quite a collection of the guides and have just added four more with the newly published i-SPY Butterflies… Continue reading »

Cross Stitch with Coats Crafts UK

Cross Stitch with Coats Crafts UK

When I was a child I loved embroidery, and my stitching passions progressed to tapestry and finally cross stitch.  Over the years I’ve spent many hours making up kits for family and friends.  Anything from birth samplers to Christmas stockings, I even completed a 2 foot high Tutankhamun Death Mask which… Continue reading »

Looking after our garden birds

Looking after our garden birds

As winter approaches ever more quickly, it’s a time of year when I try to ensure we do our best with regards to looking after our garden birds.  Food becomes scarcer for them and although we have a few berry laden plants in the garden, not all of our feathered friends like… Continue reading »