Monthly Archives: July 2010

Christmas in July

Seems how July is nearly over I thought I better get in quick with this one! I love the idea of Christmas Craft in July – making a headstart on all those projects which would otherwise be frantically attempted in … Continue reading

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Farewell masterchef

Last night saw the end of Masterchef for 2010.  What will we do? It was only fitting that the Masterchef final was marked with a culinary celebration. Good wine, great food and a Julie Goodwin cake for dessert  – food … Continue reading

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sushi socks

Sushi socks – a gift for a new deli baby! Just roll a coloured sock in a white sock and wrap in black cardboard.  Present in a sushi container and write a message on the chopsticks.  Not really a craft … Continue reading

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ruffles

Feel like making a ruffle scarf? How about turning an old t-shirt into a child’s skirt? I wonder if it would work for adults? Check it out on Sew Much Ado. How about a little ruffled shirt to go with … Continue reading

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monopoly

Our family bike riding tally is sill at zero although the weather seems to be looking more cheerful at last.  There may be hope yet! On the other hand our game playing tally is quite impressive… Did I mention I … Continue reading

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new piano

Our family are now the proud custodians of a piano.  A real live working piano.  We are very excited!!!! It needs a bit of a tune up and we can’t wait to get playing. Of course it doesn’t look anything … Continue reading

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40 year old challenge

You may have noticed the “40 year old challenge” heading at the top of this page.  It links to the list of things that I have been challenged to do by my family this year – and explains how the … Continue reading

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