handmade or homemade · The unusual

A Welsh passport (because sometimes one is needed!)

I think I have mentioned that I have two adorable (yes I am biased) nephews who live Oop North with my Big Brother and Sister-in-Law. And they are of the age when a little fun goes a long way – such as a Welsh passport. I made my eldest nephew (the adorable Benjamin) a Welsh… Continue reading A Welsh passport (because sometimes one is needed!)

Food, food, and more food · The unusual

Chocolate crackling, the ultimate bacon gift?

I’ve definitely taken the element of surprise out of the content of this post with that title but perhaps the idea of chocolate crackling is enough of a surprise as it is? To be honest this was a complete impulse buy when I spotted it in the farm shop at Battlefield 1403 in Shrewsbury. Perhaps… Continue reading Chocolate crackling, the ultimate bacon gift?

The unusual

Shark gifts – because such a thing actually exists!

Prior to December 2015, I had little idea that shark gifts were an actual thing but when I started doing some research during that month I became very glad it was! Shark Week – the start of the shark gifts I like taking the casual remark, glance at an item, or mention of a thing… Continue reading Shark gifts – because such a thing actually exists!