Coming soon… watch this space.

Hello again… so many things are on the horizon. On Sunday the January edition of the newsletter is coming out… so if you haven’t already subscribed, now is the last chance to get this month’s exclusive free pattern. You can sign up here. Also, my obsession with “Star Wars” has gone further.  I have a…

Knitters Pride – needle review

This is a post I’ve been meaning to make for a while now. Ages back I won a $50 gift voucher for Webs online. After browsing and making decisions, I thought it would be a good idea to get a set of metal circular needles. So, it should be said that this isn’t a sponsored…

Giver Challenge MKAL – complete

It has been a harrowing task to complete this hat… not because it’s particularly hard, but because it turns out I’m not good at following instructions… or managing time. I have learned that it’s not possible to run the sound desk for a production and knit 😂 But it’s done. And I do like beads…

Giver Challenge MKAL – day 4+

It’s not been going well…. 😂 I thought I was on a roll…. nope! I had to undo most of Day 2 and day 3 completely…. I had a bead crisis…. then my chainmaile supplies came in handy (55 beads are needed…. I got like 20…. then 2 bags of perfect ones… which ended up…

Updates and things on the horizon…

Good evening… unless you are reading this in the morning…. then good morning… This is a busy week in the theatrical front with the show I am directing opening on Wednesday… “Book Ends” by Roger Hall. It’s been a busy few months of Creative exhaustion and moving things forward, but this is a space in…

World Vegan Day

So November 1 was world vegan day, yay!  But here in our house, it was when my husband declared he will be a vegetarian this month. I am excited. He is a massive meat eater (3+ times a day) as well as a colon cancer survivor, so he should understand why he should eat less…

7 Day Vegan Challenge – Day 3

Things are going well…. though it is only Tuesday. I watched a YouTube clip of someone doing the challenge, who didn’t get it. Basically substituting regular foods for vegan foods isn’t the solution – by this I mean swapping the food for the substitute.  The trick is to focus on the plant based aspect. Today…