Monthly Archives: July 2013

Mmmmmmm…. raspberry heaven

The farm shop where I work part-time has ‘pick your own’ soft fruit with loads of ripe strawberries and raspberries at the moment.  Last year I found a fabulous recipe for an Apple and Raspberry Heaven cake on A Thrifty … Continue reading

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Two cards in one day!

The second card which I made today was following Sam’s sketch on ‘Sunday Sketch and Stamp’.  My image and sentiment are the opposite way around to better suit the Molly Bloom image which I chose to use. I had previously … Continue reading

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Sketch Saturday

Well today I have another enforced day of rest so plenty more time for card making and trying out some more challenges.  I have a few images which I’ve previously stamped and coloured in just for colouring practice so I … Continue reading

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Christmas in July Well this is my first attempt at a blog challenge.  I’ve often browsed and marvelled at the entries to challengesbut today I have a swollen knee and needed to spend time sitting down rather than pottering in … Continue reading

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The York ‘Crafters Trail’ So yesterday I visited York which is about 20 minutes by train for me.  I had read about the The York Crafters Trail somewhere and made a mental note to visit one day.  Yesterday was the … Continue reading

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This is me and my first post

My name is Linda.  I used to craft.  I sewed, knitted, crocheted, embroidered.  I drew pictures, decorated cakes, dabbled in calligraphy and for a while tried my hand at bobbin lacemaking. But motherhood and a full time job left me … Continue reading

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