lately, tea and crochet

Every year when Autumn turns up, I get the urge to a) bake things b) wear pyjamas A LOT c) drink lots of tea d)…

crochet boutique

For those of you who’ve been reading for a while, you’ll know that I’m a bit of a crochet fanatic – I’d been trying to…

on frome and a freebie

When you’ve got two kiddos and a husband that works twelve hour days, weekends become sacred family time. We try to keep Saturdays for doing…

tarts, pies, puffs and a giveaway – the …

After a week off, things here at Birthday HQ are finally getting back to normal – admittedly, we’re bankrupt and I’m writing this on a…

tarts, pies, puffs and a giveaway

A week or so ago, I was sent a copy of a brand new cookbook to review, which covers one of my favourite Autumn and…

winter coats

The best, best thing about the start of Autumn and Winter is (apart from the soups and stews, the beautiful scenery and the knitwear) thinking…