Cake decorating: Modelled ballerina cake

I thought I’d share with you my latest cake! My Aunty recently retired after 30 years as principal of her ballet school and we celebrated with a big surprise party. There were many guests so the cake had to be … Continue reading

From blank canvas to gallery walls!

Last week I FINALLY finished redecorating our landing and hallway. We recently had new ceilings put in and the walls plastered after our property was battered by storm damage way back in February 2014. After a lengthy insurance claim we … Continue reading

Bloggers event at the Bournemouth Vintage Emporium

Last week I was invited to the Bournemouth Vintage Emporium for champers, vintage chat and of course shopping! I love these types of events, I get to catch up with some of my best blogging girls and share our mutual … Continue reading

The wedding diary #3: ‘Be my bridesmaid’ gift boxes

It’s almost 12 weeks since K proposed and time has flown by! Working that out makes me feel a little better about my huge to-do list as we’ve achieved quite a lot in a short space of time. However with … Continue reading

DIY: How to make a typography Christmas tile!

One of my favourite days of the whole festive period is when the Christmas decorations come down from the loft and the house is transformed into my own little winter wonderland! I’ve collected quite a few things over the years … Continue reading

DIY: How to make an autumn twig candle jar

In the run up to Christmas I’m going to be doing a crafting countdown with DIY ideas to fill your home! There’s not enough crafting on this here blog and winter is the perfect time to try out some handmade … Continue reading

Let them eat cake…

I’m a big fan of baking and eating cake (who isn’t?), so when I heard about the Macmillan Coffee Morning, a fundraising bake sale to raise money for those affected by Cancer, I decided to organise one at work. For … Continue reading

Wedding number 3: To the seaside

The number one rule when going to an event where you want to take pictures is to come prepared with a fully charged camera battery and a spare one just in case. I made the error of not doing either … Continue reading