Tag Archives: family

And the birthday present that didn’t make the cut

So, finally, here it is. The mother and daughter pendant that I made for Bryony’s birthday but didn’t give her. She agrees that she prefers the pug so all is well. I shall keep and wear this one myself because … Continue reading

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Flower pendant

I’m not sure what sort of flower this represents but I think it is very pretty. I saw the metal finding in a little shop which has a mish mash of things. It was kind of between the cake decorating … Continue reading

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Red wire pendant

Another gift. I made this for my sister-in-laws sister. I don’t know her very well and didn’t want to go made with an over the top statement piece. I thought this was fairly low key but pretty.

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Weather forecasts and apple cake update

Message for my American friends living in England. I know you don’t watch the tv. You do know we are due for hurricane force winds? Keep Juliet tucked inside and safe. Just checking. Thank you for all your lovely apple … Continue reading

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Quite possibly the proudest Mum on the planet

Though some of the others did look quite chuffed.

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I know it’s a bit early to be thinking of Christmas, but…

I’ve been thinking about Christmas! What would make it perfect? Spend loads on presents? Have lots of family over for dinner? Go down the pub in the morning? Go for a walk in the afternoon? Have home-made everything? Colour match the … Continue reading

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Pretty lights, but what is it?

I found some pictures on the camera we share as a family. Well, technically it is Jon’s camera, but I don’t have one so… Anyway. I found some pictures and couldn’t work out what it was. Can you tell? I’ll … Continue reading

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Night at the (British) Museum

Wow, what a cool night that was! My son was invited to The British Museum for a sleepover at the weekend and we couldn’t wait. Well until we both got cold feet setting off anyway, suddenly sleeping in a museum … Continue reading

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            I am facing redundancy and have had a look for other bloggers dealing with the same issues. I came across Helloitsgemma (http://helloitsgemma.wordpress.com/) this way and keep checking back because I like the way she thinks. … Continue reading

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