A place to play, Penrice Birth Centre.

The rejuvenation project at Penrice is an ongoing thing, done on voluntary time and so it isn’t always possible to just bosh out an idea, crack on and get it done and dusted as quickly as we’d all like, it takes time, discussions, group decisions…and a lot of patience, I’m not very good at this patience thing, you may…

For the love of flowers.

When I was asked a few months ago could I do the flowers for a wedding my thought process went like this – ooooh lovely, exciting, slight panic, a bit more panicky then the weight of the responsibility and pressure really hit after I had said yes. I’ve dabbled in amateur floristry, I love flowers and the endless combinations you can create with…

Simple Succulent Cacti bowl: How to make your own.

    It was my eldest brother’s birthday the other week, but as he lives a few hours away and is working hard for his Surveyors Chartership we didn’t get to see him. However, I’ve made him a Succulent Cacti bowl which will make it’s way to him at the end of the week hopefully,…

How to make a Dinosaur planter, for kids and big kids alike.

What do you get a dinosaur mad 5 year old, who owns all the dinosaurs in the world, who has a mother who is quite possibly a little dinosaur weary, for their birthday? A living dinosaur of course! Take 1 used and discarded toy, repurpose it, give it a more modern, visually pleasing makeover and you’ve swapped…