About meI'm Ali, an easily excited, quilt obsessed, cake baking, stealth crocheting, stitch addicted textile adventurer. I live in a leafy suburb of London, UK with my lovely husband Ollie, our constantly amazing three year old Sweet Pea, and our tiger-cat Louis. I'm a stay at home mummy and I can't get enough crafts into my day. When you work out how to squeeze a couple of extra hours in there, do let me know. Here's a slice of life from my kitchen table, which is where most of the important things get done...
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Category Archives: christmas
I’m a bit late, but here’s a quick festive round-up before I show you my first quilt of 2012. We had a wonderful Christmas, and I can report that the Christmas Pud was Very Good Indeed
There has been a LOT of dough-making going on around here in the last couple of days! Firstly, another batch of mince pies. Now, I have been fiddling with recipes, and I reckon I’ve got a damn fine mince pie … Continue reading
Wow, it has been a day full of Festive fun! This morning Sweet Pea and I finished off our Christmas cards. I was the Christmas tree draw-er, using glitter glue, and he was the button-popper-onner. We made 50 cards, and … Continue reading
I wish there was a release-aroma button on your browser, because I can tell you, my kitchen smells GOOD today! Sweet Pea helped me make the Christmas cake and Christmas Pudding. I use Mary Berry’s fantastic cake recipe. I have … Continue reading