crochet · How to

How to Half Double Crochet

With these easy instructions and a little practice, you’ll be a crochet goddess in no time. I’ve said it once and I’ll say it again, crochet is easy to learn and even more enjoyable to do! So get ready to master another crochet stitch. In this ‘how to’ you’ll learn how to half double crochet, abbreviated… Continue reading How to Half Double Crochet

crochet · How to

How to Single Crochet

Crochet is easy to master, and once you’ve got the hang of the basic techniques you’ll be creating stylish home decor, haute couture and delicious handmade gifts everyone will adore! If you have never held a crochet hook before, this tutorial will get you started on your crochet journey. A favourite pastime for centuries, I… Continue reading How to Single Crochet


Crochet for Charity

I love making granny squares, there are so many different variations of patterns and colour combinations, one could probably make granny squares for years without ever actually repeating the pattern or combination! I made these granny squares for the lovely Linda, aka @crochetlpltxx who makes crochet charity blankets for charity. If you would like to help Linda,… Continue reading Crochet for Charity

In the Kitchen

Banana Maple Muffins

Baking can have a real calming effect. Mindlessly measuring, stirring, chopping and kneading. Working with your hands to release energy. Put on your favourite music, dance away in the kitchen and troubles evaporate away. But the best part is watching their satisfied smiles and reaping their praise. Baking can be a great confidence booster too,… Continue reading Banana Maple Muffins