Arts and Crafts · Halloween

Halloween Decorations

Myself and Miss D both had our annual flu immunisations yesterday, so we had a day at home.  After getting caught up on work while she played, we both settled down to a painting session.   We decided to make some Halloween Pumpkin decorations to put up in the windows – any yes, of course the…… Continue reading Halloween Decorations


2 Week Lunchbox Challenge – Week 2 Update!

Sorry folks for the delayed update, we have had a busy few days at home and I haven’t had a chance to write a post yet. Week 2 didn’t go so well, I had a really busy week at work which meant a lot of grabbing food on the go. However, I have now invested…… Continue reading 2 Week Lunchbox Challenge – Week 2 Update!

Arts and Crafts · Halloween

Halloween pumpkins 

We couldn’t let Halloween pass us by without carving some pumpkins, so after scooping out the seeds, I had Miss D draw a face on the pumpkin, then I carved it out.  We are pleased with the result, I think they are scary enough to ward away any unwanted visitors! 

Arts and Crafts · Recipes

Not The Dreaded C word….

I am almost afraid to say the word, and please don’t turn on me, but…………..Christmas. I know it is still a long way away, but it feels like it is approaching far too quickly and I need to get organised. As I have set up this blog to post about craft projects, I am also…… Continue reading Not The Dreaded C word….


2 Week Lunchbox Challenge – Week 1 Update

A working week has been and gone, and so far so good.  I have tried a variety of different options, and they were all surprisingly easy to make – critical at the end of a working day, as the last thing I want to do when I get home in the evening is spend ages…… Continue reading 2 Week Lunchbox Challenge – Week 1 Update

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2 Week Lunchbox Challenge!

After years (and years and years) of eating the same things at lunchtime at work,  I am in desperate need of some inspiration for something tasty, healthy and interesting! So I am setting myself a challenge to find a new lunchbox meal every day for two weeks. I am limited on what I can take – my office…… Continue reading 2 Week Lunchbox Challenge!