Monthly Archives: November 2014

December Daily® 2014 – the cover and a list

At last I put together the album and finished the cover. My inspiration came from this pin. I loved the aperture in the card and wanted to replicate that idea on my cover somehow. The base of the cover is … Continue reading

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Photo a Day – week thirty seven

Those good old sunflowers are still trying. Mr Squirrel. Coffee with Mum on my first outing for Christmas gifts. Gav’s running shoes. On the way to a course for work. A winter sky. Okay we’ve gone crazy in this house…. … Continue reading

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Too early for a wreath?

No? I’m so glad you said that! I like a wreath. I suppose I was aware of them from an early age but the idea of a wreath around  Christmas time was firmly fixed in my mind from the family … Continue reading

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30 Vegetarian Pizza’s – Feta, artichoke and black olive

Here’s to another pizza, another combination of flavours. I have said ti before and will say it again I love artichoke on pizza. We also added a few cherry tomatoes. All in all a great success.

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Photo a Day – week thirty six

More building round here. Making chocolate bread and butter pudding. Dew drops on fennel. Cous cous salad. One ear up and one ear down. We showed her how to make pom poms! Gav made two, he was the pom pom … Continue reading

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December Daily 2014 – Foundation Pages

It’s time! Woo! I have prepared pages in advance of December as usual. The finished album will be just over 6 inches square this year. I have made the ‘number’ elements for each day but left some of them loose. … Continue reading

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Doing a happy quilty dance

Oh yeah! At long last this baby is done. And you know what? Love it. Why did it take me so long? After my last post (can’t believe it was all that time ago) I did pull it out again … Continue reading

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Read 2014 – The unpleasantness and the Bellona Club by Dorothy L. Sayers

I was lucky enough to have several Lord Peter books passed onto me by a friend. I really enjoyed this one. It contained all the great things of a classic detective story. Happy to have a pile of these books … Continue reading

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30 Vegetarian Pizzas – Goats cheese, beetroot and pesto

Can’t believe we have reached pizza number 20. This combination was inspired by a Pizza Express pizza I had back in March. Not sure it’s still available though. I looked at a photo I’d taken of the pizza to work … Continue reading

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Planning December Daily®

Here we are again at this wonderful time of year when I get to make my most favourite album and document the magic of December. As I have in previous years, I’ve been pondering my inspirational pins, leafing through past … Continue reading

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