Category Archives: crafts and makings

Hopes for 2021 (including TBR list)

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I must admit, it’s hard to think about my hopes for 2021 this year. So I kept most of them small. First of all, and this is something major, my partner and I REALLY want to start living together this year. This means I would have to move out of my current place, which has been my home for almost… Read more »

12 days of blogmas 2020: more Winter postcards!

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My eighteenth day of cheer was: a stained glass biscuits recipe! This was certainly unexpected, even though I stuck two recipes in my own made swaps. I’ve never heard of stained glass biscuits, and I also recently bought myself a set of cookie cutters. So I might add this one to my list of cookies when I start baking next… Read more »

12 days of blogmas 2020: DIY string star ornaments

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My eight day of cheer were: Christmas stickers! Perfect for decorating the envelopes of the Christmas post cards I will be sending out this week. It’s funny, because I was just thinking about it that I needed something like this! Yesterday’s tea was a “Good Morning” tea, filled with blackberry leaves, peppermint, strawberry leaves, calendula and cornflower. The smell is… Read more »

Crafting postcards #3

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I’m currently “inbetween swaps” and have some time this week to make a bunch of post cards again. As I wrote to you in my previous crafting post I was planning to do some drawings and water colors too. I haven’t done any watercoloring before, and I actually also don’t have real watercolor. For these drawings I have used brushpen… Read more »