So as you may or may not know I started up a small business in July 2015 making handmade dolls. I have certainly had my ups and downs with it and there are times when I wonder if I made a mistake and then other times when I am soooo glad that I took the… Continue reading Milson Creations 2015
January Update: 99 days to go until Florida! Whoop! Having a Florida holiday on the horizon just makes life better So shall I get the personal updates out of the way first? My business is ticking over nicely, infact it is downright busy at the moment and at times I find it overwhelming and… Continue reading Family update and Florida Here We Come…..double digits!
Pre-warning: If you don’t like to hear or think about Christmas until at least mid-December then skip this post, as it is Christmas overload! I love love LOVE Christmas. I always have and since I became a Mummy it has just become so much more magical for me. This year is particularly exciting as Miley… Continue reading My Christmas Bucket List 2015
The Daunting World of CE Testing……otherwise known as spending hours making a toy only to try to pull it apart and then set it on fire! Thats right…..fire! At the end of 2014 i decided that i was going to try my hand at running my own business. The aim of that business was making and… Continue reading The Daunting World of CE Testing
Florida Crafts and DIY: I love a bit of crafting. Since i had kids i really haven’t done that much, but i did lots of stuff for our wedding in 2010 and then quite a lot for Mileys bedroom in 2011 and lots of stuff for her first and second birthday parties. Since Grayson came… Continue reading Florida DIY
As you may have guessed i recently discovered an enjoyment for making and decorating cakes. I’d never taken any courses or been taught by anybody, i just picked a cake design and did my best to match it. One thing i had never tried was using buttercream or icing with a piping bag and nozzle. So… Continue reading Cupcake Decorating Class
So just a quick note to say i’ve been offline since November as we finally moved house! So i have 3 months of things to catch up on!! I’ll try to get it all done quickly so hopefully will be bang up to date soon(ish)! Anyway so my beautiful baby girl turned 1 in October. I… Continue reading My baby turns One!!!
As i have mentioned in previous posts the first time i ever did anything crafty was for my wedding in 2010. At the time i loved reading blogs by American brides and also sites like Project Wedding where i would marvel over the ingenuity and talent of these other brides-to-be! As our wedding date approached i decided to take… Continue reading My First Craft Project…my wedding…no pressure then
When i got married to my husband Simon in 2010 i made a lot of the wedding decorations myself. I’d never done anything like that before and i discovered it was sooo much fun and really rewarding to see how things came together. After the wedding i didn’t really have any need to make anything,… Continue reading Homemade Nursery Decorations