Knitting Project Confidential: The Reveal!

As I mentioned back in this post, my lovely sister was due a lovely cowl or infinity scarf for Christmas from me, made with this amazingly weird, super-slubby yarn (her choice): Well, I finished it in time for Christmas, and it was well-received! however, I had forgotten to take pictures of it and only shot…

One more (belated) Christmas present!

Waaay back in late March of last year, a good friend and I picked up a couple of lovely, somewhat odd lace scarves at the OOAK (One Of A Kind) artisan exhibition. They were expensive, but we both fell in love with our respective colour choices.  And, being the crafty-face that I am, I was…

The Reason Why We Can’t Have Nice Things.

Yay for the first post of 2015!!! Thought I’d step briefly back from food posting and give you a silly little update on what’s going on lately in the BirdHouse. So…I’ve been away from home for the last couple of months, dealing with some family stuff. The Hubster’s totally got my back on this; he…

Happy Holidays to all!

Just a quick post to wish a Very Merry Christmas to all of my friends and followers! May your day be merry and bright, even if your Christmas is *not* white (such as ours most definitely is not this year!), and may your hearts’ desires be granted. All the best to you and yours this…

Knitting Confidential – Progress Report!

Well, believe it or not, I have finished another knitting project! Oh my…two finished projects in one month?! There must be some very aerodynamic pigs flying around a very chilly Hell right now… It’s actually a gift for MYSELF, which is a bit silly, because I’ve been busting my hump to have presents handmade for…

A Very Grumpy Cat Christmas to you all!

In the absence of a real post here (lots of family stuff going on right now!), I’m sending you lovely Christmas-related memes, all to do with my favourite Scrooge, Grumpy Cat! I promise that later this month I’m going to be writing about tons of fun Christmas baking, crafts, and all sorts of other awesomeness!…