Handmade Wedding Crafting

Yesterday we got crafty. Fi and Hilly are getting married in just 2 months, so it was all hands on deck to help get the table decorations made. I thought I’d share a few of our creations, but please don’t expect any help from me on twine or double-sided-tape-related activities again any time soon! Our first task was…

Avatar Fancy Dress

So…apparently I look a lot like Neytiri from Avatar. I embraced it. Worked out better than expected. Literally so easy. 2 shades of blue in streaks, blended with your finger tips, and then a sprinkling of glitter onto eyelash glue. Done! Then, don Avatar one-piece, throw on the wig, you’re good to go. Happy Halloween!…

Candy Floss Fancy Dress

For a blog about things I love, I can’t believe how few fancy dress posts I do. This was a fancy dress that we had great fun creating so defo one to share. The theme of the evening (hockey club do) was Circus so we got our thinking caps on, and as often happens, our…

Mint and lemon ricotta ravioli

For my birthday my brother bought me a pasta maker.   I’ve wanted one for ages as it was the only way I would be able to recreate a specific dish I needed. Yep, needed.   A couple of years ago I had the most delicious pasta dish at Jamie Oliver’s restaurant in Birmingham. It…