Tote bags, a great way to learn how to use a sewing machine

Now I'm getting a bit more confident with my sewing, I've been flicking through my fat quarter books to find some 'quick projects' to make at the weekends, whilst making my main project in the morning as part of my Miracle Morning (something I'll write about soon).


How to have those difficult conversations with children

Jo FitzGerald is a teacher, author and blogger who has taught in schools in the UK and across the Middle East.  During this time, she experienced scary situations herself, including military coups, bomb attacks and more.  From these experiences and her focus on helping parents and carers ensure their children are resilient, her new book was born.

New book on How to Keep Safe.... in a sometimes scary world

Dressmaking course to TARDIS dress in 6 months

At the end of 2017, I made the decision to take a dressmaking course!  It's something I've wanted to do for a while but I've always found an excuse not to do it, and in the meantime, continued to battle with my sewing machine!