Carefree 1000 words

WordPress posts a Weekly Writing Challenge and a Weekly Photo Challenge, this weeks writing challenge is “A Picture is Worth A Thousand Words” and based on the image to the right. The photo challenge is “Carefree”. Normally we have so much to share that there isn’t time to enter these challenges, but these have made … Read moreCarefree 1000 words

30 Days, 30 Minutes

While roaming the blogasphere I stumbled across Stuff and Nonsense, they are participating in something called “30 Days – 30 Minutes” which is a creativity challenge laid down by Rag Baby. “You must spend 30 minutes a day for 30 days creating something. They don’t have to be consecutive days, there just have to be … Read more30 Days, 30 Minutes

Competition Winner

When we asked Steve, the winner of July’s competition what he wanted as his prize, he was a little vague. Maybe something with a snake and maybe some words like “Reptiles at large” or “There’s a snake loose aboot this hoouse”! We also know that Steve likes reptiles (no this isn’t a comment about his … Read moreCompetition Winner

Cool Bananas – our first sale!

Today we made our first sale! We are both just a little bit excited! It is not for one of the completed pieces, but for a custom design, so you will have to wait until Monday to see and hear all about it. Needless to say we will be celebrating this weekend, and it helps … Read moreCool Bananas – our first sale!

Exploring Wales – By the Seaside

We love the seaside and all the fun stuff that goes with it, like ice-cream, fishing, rock-pooling and did I mention ice-cream! Earlier in the year we discovered New Quay on Cardigan Bay. It is really beautiful, with lots of boats ready to take you out fishing, awesome fish and chip shops, good rock-pooling, and … Read moreExploring Wales – By the Seaside

Exploring Wales – Castell Henllys & Pentre Ifan

One of my favourite days out of our staycation was to Castell Henllys, a unique Iron Age hill fort recreated with replica Iron Age roundhouses, built right on top of the excavated remains of an existing hill fort, dating back 2,400 years, set in the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park. I love visiting old hill forts … Read moreExploring Wales – Castell Henllys & Pentre Ifan