Advent: December 1st

I usually do advent posts each day using a photograph I've taken. The latter part of this year seems to have been a bit fuller than normal and I wasn't really sure if I could manage it this year. Instead I've decided to tie it in with the Spinner's Advent Calendar some of my customers …

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Butter Fingers. (Or Post-Apocalyptic Skill #143)

When I was 11 my parents gingerly stepped onto the long winding path to self-sufficiency, with me caught up in the slipstream of their dreams. A goat or five installed here, a fistful of chickens sprouting up there. Another sliver of garden being dug up for veggies. A steaming compost heap or two adorned with …

Paint effects

There are a hundred and one things I keep meaning to do - things that aren't important and so get put aside for "some day". And some day never seems to come. Yesterday I did a couple of those things which made a nice change! Some of the things included giving a coat of paint …