Answer Me This & The Radio Show About Podcasts

Hi all! This post’s slightly off-topic for me, as it’s not about crafting, but I really wanted to share with you about something. I listen to a podcast called Answer Me This – a really funny podcast, which answers listeners’ questions about almost anything – and the hosts Helen and Olly recently presented a programme… Continue reading Answer Me This & The Radio Show About Podcasts

Happy Easter Everyone!

I just wanted to pop in today and wish all my readers that celebrate Easter and Passover a happy and blessed weekend. Easter seemed to creep up on me fast this year, so I did not do any Easter crafts, not even any cards for my family. But with so much else to do, it’s… Continue reading Happy Easter Everyone!

A Grand Beading Day Out!

Crafty Karen and I went to The Big Bead Show at Sandown Racecourse, Esher, Surrey at the end of March. It was a great day, though somewhat marred by the fact that I only had one working hand! ¬†Unfortunately we only had the morning there (we ended up at the hospital in the afternoon as… Continue reading A Grand Beading Day Out!

Lovely, Soppy Yaris!

Good News! After a recent visit down to the training HQ of Canine Partners (, I’m finally getting my new assistance dog!! Those of you of know me in the flesh, as it were, know that until Autumn 2010 I had a lovely dog called Fleur (the black lab you see in the pics below).… Continue reading Lovely, Soppy Yaris!

Steak Pie…Mmmmmm!!

Recently I got a really hankering for my grandma’s steak pies. My grandma died at Christmas time 2010, but she used to make the most GORGEOUS steak pies you have ever tasted in your life!! I miss her dearly anyway, but I miss her steak pies too! Anyway, Karen said that she would show me… Continue reading Steak Pie…Mmmmmm!!

An Apology From A Wally!

Hi All! Sorry I’ve been gone for so long! I broke my hand at the end of last month, so I’ve been stuck unable to do any crafting the last few weeks, and been soooo grumpy!! And not being able to do any crafting meant trying to write about it (even though I had a… Continue reading An Apology From A Wally!