Author Archives: Anna

How to patch leggings -part two

Since the popularity of my previous leggings post I’ve used another technique which has become more useful as my girls have grown as you can lengthen the leggings at the same time as getting rid of the hole. As mentioned before … Continue reading

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New Year Resolutions

I had resolved not to make any and due to quite a turbulent year I was going to concentrate on putting one foot in front of the other, trusting God and seeing where we got too. However the desire to … Continue reading

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Feeling Blessed

I’m sat here bathed in sunshine on the beach in February. In front if me are a bunch of mermaids giggling and enchanting pirates.  Which they then defeat (of course). Behind me are a bunch of lads building fires in camo. … Continue reading

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Cold and Flu Miracle?

Back in the autumn I made some Elder Rob, using elderberries picked from our woods and Pamela Michaels recipe from her book Edible Wild Plants & Herbs: A Compendium of Recipes and Remedies I made this because I love elderflower … Continue reading

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Healthy Warming Winter Food

Tonight I had the most satisfying warming winter tea. I’m on the last day of my diet week. Which I may blog about another day if anyone is interested (over 2stone down woohoo). The prescribed tea tonight is steak and … Continue reading

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Tights to Hair Bands and Leg Warmers

Time to sort out the growing pile of tights. Mini me has been having trouble with some of her tights falling down and being annoying. This normally means they are too small for her. I had a look and several … Continue reading

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No more Grease stains

My first Pinterest post. I got a grease stain right in the middle of my new top. 😦 I went straight to Pinterest as I knew I had pinned a post on this. When I can get tech savvy enough … Continue reading

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