Knitting presents for Bess
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Again today when I checked the mail there was a wonderful present in there. A friend from my old knitting group had sent a wonderful aviatrix. I love this pattern and have already knitted a couple for Bess in smaller … Read More

Gifts for bump
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Its getting close now – both Christmas, the New Year and the bump becoming a real life baby. The last thing is still too surreal to understand. I have been preparing and nesting for months but I still don’t really … Read More

Baking with my sis
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So last weekend we went to visit my sister and did a lot of baking. A real lot. We weren’t finished till past midnight. We baked gingerbread hearts, brunkager and pebernødder. For the brunkager you need to slice a frozen … Read More

Gifts for the Advent Calendar
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This week the gift post is a bit different. I want to get ready for the 1st December where I am putting up my Advent Calendar. These days John and I buy a LEGO set and divide it into 24 … Read More

Make your own pin cushion
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Today I would like to share with you a project I originally made to give away. Nevertheless, I ended up keeping most of these myself. I can always use another pin cushion. Now for a couple of other ideas for … Read More

Gifts for the Musician with decoupage tutorial
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This week I want to show you a DIY project I made out of some old glass tea light holders I had lying around but had grown tired of. I decided to decoupage sheet music to the bottom and now … Read More

Gifts for the gardener
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There is a huge focus on buying handmade this year for Christmas. The Australian blog Knicky Knacks has put out a Handmade Christmas Challenge. She says: “I’ve decided to make a pledge in support of all those brilliantly crafty bloggers … Read More