A couple of weeks ago, for my sister’s birthday, I made her two alpaca pin cushions as she had recently taken up sewing. The other day she surprised me with two gorgeous bags which she had created as one of her projects. She made me a colourful pineapple bag and a cute cat bag (she knows me so well). I gotta say for a newbie stitcher, she is very good indeed. Thank you Vicky! (Go check out The Sewing V on…

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Being kind to someone really doesn’t have to cost a penny. It’s always lovely when someone does a nice thing, for no reason at all, other than to be kind and thoughtful. I don’t believe there is ever such a thing as a small act of kindness; because kindness really has the potential to make a big impact, no matter how tiny or unimportant you think it may be. So today, I thought I would share with you 30 simple ways…

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Origami is supposed to be a relaxing activity, I mean there are even books out there entitled Origami for Mindfulness. But having recently attempted to make an origami crane I’d vote otherwise, hah. I think I have a long way to go before I find paper-folding even remotely calming. However, before I gave up, I was successful in making a little box. So today, I thought I’d share with you my simple step-by-step guide in the hopes you can follow along,…

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The last time I did any kinda baking was at Christmas. I made a Gingerbread House and the roof caved in and my dad ate the front door. Nightmare. As I am clearly a seasonal baker, I thought it was time to venture back into the kitchen and create something Easter related. I didn’t want to do anything too challenging so decided on these mini egg marshmallow cakes – what could possibly go wrong. You will need: Rice Krispies Marshmallows…

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