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Money Saving in Action…

Possibly. I have had An Idea. It remains to be seen whether or not it is A Good Idea. I think it is, but then I think most of my ideas are AWESOME (!) so I will leave it to you lovely people to give me some feedback on The Idea. During My Make Do … Continue reading

Planetary Playdough

Planetary Playdough

First off, apologies if you have neither kids, nor grandkids, as this post may bore you senseless. OK. Summer holidays. 6 weeks and 3 days of time to fill. I am afraid I am not one of the mummies who is beside herself with excitement at the prospect. I love my kids, but there is … Continue reading

A Screen Free WEEK…

A Screen Free WEEK…

I blogged ages ago, about Screen Free Sundays, and how wonderful it was, and very smugly suggested that it would be great if we all switched off one day a week. I managed one. The one that I blogged about. BUT…. We are going away for a week soon, and although I will schedule blog posts, … Continue reading

Father’s Day Pinspiration….

Father’s Day Pinspiration….

It’s Father’s Day. This Sunday. Bugger. Despite knowing that Father’s Day is an annual event and having had since this time last year to prepare, I am unprepared… This is what I made the Smalls do we did last year… I then put them in a frame with space for 3 photos and it made … Continue reading

Take one pair of jeans…

Take one pair of jeans…

As you are all no doubt bored to the back teeth by now of my tales of patching, I got to thinking what else could be done with jeans that are ‘past their best’. Last summer, I made an old pair of jeans in to a skirt: I have also made a small bag from … Continue reading

Disaster averted!!!

Disaster averted!!!

BigSmall’s far better than our’s social life continues apace, and this weekend saw another birthday party. Which meant another present. This time for a 5 year old boy. But I wasn’t panicking. I had done my research, and had a cunning plan… Monster Sick Bubble Bath!!! I saw this on Pinterest, from Art, Food and … Continue reading

The ‘Love what you wear’ Project

The ‘Love what you wear’ Project

It’s amazing who you meet in cyberspace…! Having always been a bit of a technophobe, I have been forced to fully embrace social media and some new skills in the course of setting up this blog, and I have to admit, I love it! I am ever so slightly addicted to Twitter (you can follow … Continue reading

Christmas is coming….

Christmas is coming….

I did warn you I would need to be planning ahead… And there are at least 3 birthdays, including BigSmall’s 4th and my sister in law’s 30th before that, so I need to get organised. I have therefore started a new Pinterest Board. Obviously. I heart Pinterest. You may have noticed… I thought I would … Continue reading