The Better Bag Maker Book Tour

The Better Bag Maker Book Tour

I haven’t hopped or toured in a wee while, but my friend Nicole Mallalieu recently asked me to take part in the tour for her new book, The Better Bag Maker I don’t come up for a wee while yet, but when I do I’ll be interviewing Nicole about her bags, her teaching in...
Random Thursday

Random Thursday

The Channel Tunnel is 20 years old this year, so to entertain you while I’m away, I’ve gathered a few related randoms for you: 1. Did you know that the American Society of Civil Engineers voted the Channel Tunnel one of the 7 wonders of the modern world?...
Work In Progress Wednesday

Work In Progress Wednesday

Whew, this week was mostly about getting wee bits and pieces done before going away on Monday.  I had to resign myself to the fact that I just wasn’t going to be able to make all the bags I’d planned, and that was okay, so I switched focus, and now have more...
Happy Mail Pick Me Up

Happy Mail Pick Me Up

Sometimes it’s nice to be able to come home and not quite be able to open the door because of parcels behind it (after you’ve finished cursing the postie for not trying to project them a bit of course).  Earlier this week I came home to two pieces of happy mail,...
Random Thursday

Random Thursday

I’m going to start this week with an apology.  I have an (admittedly rather OCD) urge to get through every single item in my blog reading list every day, or at the very least over the course of the week, but this last week I’ve failed, and the next...