The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

At the end of July we went to a wedding in the very picturesque village of Great Missenden. The wedding was on a Sunday and we had some time to spare in the morning, so we decided to go and visit the Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre.   I’m a big Roald Dahl fan, my favourite stories are The Enormous Crocodile and George’s Marvellous Medicine. Roald Dahl spent part of his life in Great…

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Sweet Treats Plymouth

EDIT 04.03.2017 I reviewed Sweet Treats last year and they since seem to have vanished and you can no longer purchase sweeties from them! Still, it was fun whilst it lasted!  On Thursday night, two of my favourite things – my husband Neil and sweets were combined. Not in a weird kinky way though, don’t worry. Earlier this week, Neil was telling me about Sweet Treats Plymouth who are a company who amongst other things,…

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Velvet Art – Reliving Some Childhood Fun

I’ve been getting creative this week. I’ve missed all my usual crafty hobbies so having a few weeks off has helped me to embrace my creative side again. I spent some time yesterday reliving my childhood. I imagine at some point everyone has coloured in a velvet art picture. I loved them so much, even though leaning your hand and arm on them to colour left black fluffy fuzz all over them! I’ve not seen…

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The Make Arcade, Sparkle Brooch Kit – Review

An absolute age ago, I entered a competition with the Make Arcade on their Instagram page. I was lucky enough to win a really cute “Make and Do” Kit. I then popped it in a safe place so I could make it at a later date. That later date came around last week (albeit, much later than I had planned). I had some time off work and I found the kit amongst some other craft…

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The Aviary, Bird Portraits to Colour – Review

A little while ago the lovely people over at Michael O’Mara Books sent me a beautiful colouring book. I have finally had the chance to sit down and have a little look and play with the beautiful “The Aviary – Bird Portraits to Colour”. I previously reviewed two other books from Michael O Mara Books and you can catch up with that post here. Fly away with The Aviary – a collection of beautiful, intricately drawn…

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