An intrepid guest

For the past three weeks we lived with a raccoon above our heads. This one mama Raccoon found her way into the space between the roof and the ceiling above our kitchen, navigated all the way to the side of the house and found a lovely spot inside the wall …

Crochet covered stones

I finished the gift I was making for my sister in law and I’m really thrilled by how they turned out. The …

Right now…

… I’m patiently waiting for the tulips to bloom. … I’m enjoying watching the children play outside as the days warm up. …

Funny ad

While my mum was here we took the opportunity to go to Toronto a couple of times. Right by Lake Ontario we …

Spring is pushing through

Today we spent the afternoon playing outside and observed the gifts the Spring has brought to our garden so far.  A strong …

Homemade ice cream

Back in 2008 Warren asked for a hand crank ice cream maker as his birthday present. We were still living in England …

Just practising

While in Rio I sorted through a couple of boxes I had left behind with stuff I couldn’t take to England some …

A recipe for hot cross buns

  This morning Warren, Marta and Liliana made the most delicious hot cross buns for a Easter Monday lunch at a friend’s …