Tips & Tricks: How to Get More Bendy When You Aren’t Flexible

Hello! Firstly, apologies for not posting in a while… Anyways. Here goes: There are so many tutorials on the internet, on how to get flexible, but I had several problems with those. The main one was that all the people (who I found) who were doing the tutorials were really flexible themselves, so it was easy for them to do splits, and other skills. I … Continue reading Tips & Tricks: How to Get More Bendy When You Aren’t Flexible

Train Tickets

Okay. This post is  kind of an experiment, really. I was in need of some WW2-style train tickets, for a re-enactment/LARP-type thing. I searched all over the internet, but found nothing. I decided to take the time, to make some, myself. I am hoping I’m not the only person, out there, who finds home-made train tickets enjoyable.  😀  Anyways, here goes: So, anyways. The little … Continue reading Train Tickets

Supa Floppy Beret

Materials: 1 Ball of Kirkton House Cosy Wool in Blue. (This is a limited edition wool, so it might be rather hard to get hold of. Try using around 12 ply, or chunky.) 6.50mm Hook. Abbreviations: Rd/s: Round/s Htr: Half Treble Crochet Tr: Treble Crochet Ss: Slip Stitch Ch: Chain (1): 1 Stitch (etc) St: Stitch Rep: Repeat tr2tog: Treble Crochet 2 Together [3]: Continue … Continue reading Supa Floppy Beret

Mango & Apricot Smoothie

Helloooo! This is my first blog post in a while, so please excuse the rustiness! This is such an easy recipe, and it is more of a source of smoothie inspiration, for your own inventions, than it is a set of instructions. I will start with: Ingredients (makes about a pint): Handful-and-a-half of mango cubes (I -as usual- used frozen ones) 6 apricots (without the … Continue reading Mango & Apricot Smoothie

Apple & Mango Smoothie

This one is really basic, but it’s nice to just have some inspiration. It’s not as good as Innocent, but it’s homemade! Makes approximately 1 pint. Ingredients: 1 apple handful of mango cubes (I used frozen mango) 1 banana (optional) Method: 1) Core and quarter the apple. Put apple and mango in blender 2) Cover the fruit at the bottom of the jug with water … Continue reading Apple & Mango Smoothie