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Project completed or ‘I love it when a plan comes together’

Have you missed me? This is my first post since the 365 challenge ended. I took a little break but now …I’m back!! I have been thinking about this blog and whether I should stick to a theme or try … Continue reading

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310/365 Today I…blew my mind

Today I found a website that promised “221 Upcycling Ideas That Will Blow Your Mind” and it kinda did! find it here I didn’t get through all 221, many of them use paint chip cards which I had not considered … Continue reading

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274/365 Today I.. am passing on an opportunity for crafters

Today I came across this on twitter- I have seen so many talented crafters on WordPress- I thought I would use today’s post to share this … JOHN LEWIS MAKER OPPORTUNITY Description At John Lewis we are passionate about finding products that … Continue reading

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200/365 Today I…bought these

Today I…went to the car boot sale again. We shared a pitch with my step-daughter Helen who had quite a lot of stuff  to sell.  We sold quite a lot of items, for not much money! Still, we cleared about £40 … Continue reading

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193/365 Today I…spent time with Ben and Jerry

Today I…was stuck in the house all afternoon as it was raining. I had some sewing to do, and while the machine was out, I thought I might make something for Ben and Jerry. Readers familiar with ‘Operation Bob‘ will know … Continue reading

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143/365 Today I…am looking at UFOs

Today I…am returning to my Un-Finished Objectives list. The football is on for a month (A MONTH !!!) so nothing to distract me from completing some -or all- of my UFOs. I last updated the list, pre-exams on 12 May.  This is … Continue reading

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132/365 Today I…am looking for inspiration

Today I… am looking for ideas. One of the items on my list of UFOs ( un- finished objectives) is to complete the top of an up-cycled garden table. The table in question was rescued from the local recycling centre … Continue reading

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131/365 Today I…got my hands dirty*

Today I…have been working on the vegetable plot that I talked about last week in post 125/365 . To be honest, Martin did all the hard work: building the frames for the runner beans and sugar snap peas. We also have some dwarf french … Continue reading

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117/365 Today I…added to the pile

Today I… forgot all about my bid to de-clutter and bought some more books. I popped in to the charity recycling centre  for a quick look and picked up a few bargains. The paperbacks were priced at 5 for £2.00 so … Continue reading

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80/365 Today I…have an Operation Bob update

Today I… can report back on Bob’s pyjamas. Regular readers will be familiar with Bob- the action man figure that my grandson Oliver keeps at my house to play with when he visits. Oliver asked me to make Bob some PJs … Continue reading

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