Very slowly, the dollhouse is squeaking along. I’m still spending most of the time sitting and looking at it, and thinking about it, and looking some more at it, because quite frankly I don’t know what I’m doing. And don’t even get me started on scale. I’ve decided not to worry about scale… As a […]

I always knew I was messy

But I’m ashamed to say that yesterday I actually took my dollhouse from one room into another when the mess became too overwhelming – even for me. Yes, I walked away from it. I love the concept that we create from chaos. The fact that I can take perfect lengths of fabric and cut them […]


I woke up one day and had nothing to say. Actually it wasn’t one day as it had been creeping up on me for some time. Since my dad died to be honest. And that was that for the blog. And for my motivation. I don’t really know if I’ve come back from being gone […]

It’s on!

I don’t do New year’s resolutions because they make me anxious and I just feel set up for failure. I prefer to call them good intentions. To be honest I have a lot of good intentions throughout the year which I often fall short on, but it always feels on-going for me. Like I haven’t […]

It’s been a while.

A couple of biggies happened this year which seem to have blown me off course. First my middle daughter got married in April which was lovely. My son and I arranged and decorated for it and I must say that Stephen turned out to be a great wedding planner – much to his mortification at […]