New additions

This is Milo my daughters new puppy. He arrived four weeks ago and really loves Lucy my Jack Russell. Milo is a Jackahuahua. We think he is more Jack Russell.



Go to work on an egg!


This is my entry in the decorated egg competition at work. The chick and bunny are plastic eggs covered in pipe cleaner. I used a hot glue gun, and singed my fingers a few times!The nest is wool roving lightly needle felted into a soft nest for the four styrofoam eggs. I tried a few methods, like using nail polish on a plastic egg but I got myself into a real mess.

The nest has four eggs,painted using acrylic paint;the green has a sunflower painted free hand with glitter embellishment, the pink is covered in foil butterfly stickers,the yellow one has a ribbon round the middle, and the main entry is the sequinned egg.

Mother’s Day

Mothers Day – we ventured out for High Tea and were joined by the Tweed City mice, Boab and Bella. As you can see they enjoyed the food,especially the macaroni cheese and the scones and cakes.

We had a lively meal and great time. Boab and Bella plan to travel  more now that their daughter Ribena is older. Vimto, their son is still at school but they plan get out more and blog about their experiences.


Easter makes



Easter  will be here sooner than we realise so today I was thinking what to do with the bunny template I have used to make Easter cards This is the outcome. A cute little bunting from patterned paper and paper string.
I cut lots of bunnies from patterned paper, glued on a Pom Pom tail and punched a hole for the string.Its  a fun and easy Easter bunting.