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Book rack from a coathanger! Yep if you clicked on the link, it's in Portuguese, but pretty easy to suss out from the pics.
A tutorial for making a gift box from a Christmas card -good for little fiddly things that need a bit of protection: Using newspaper... Magazines... you can see the tutorial here and if you like...
I am an enthusiastic cook who is at times, prone to burning things. Especially when toasting spices or trying to make toffee and I get distracted by something else… So here's some helpful...
A Zucchini
In our garden we have an over abundance of zucchinis growing! They're easy to grow and great for swapping, baking and making into soups and fritters. Here's one of my favourite ways of using...
Here's our bumper list of some of our most favourite tutorials sourced from the never ending resource that is the Internet. Making gifts is a great way to avoid shopping centres, especially if...
Like many children, I was bought up to hate Brussel Sprouts. Mum never cooked them and I never had anything to do at them at all, except when I admired their appearance ( a bit like mini-cabbages) at...
I decided to move some of my cuttings (mint, parsley, nasturtiums) to a sunny window sill.  It's a small window but it gets the most lovely warming afternoon sun.  I've re-purposed...
I tried making jam last night with a different recipe and ended up with a rather toffee like peach concoction. I did some internet research and here's my favourite recipe. I like it as it doesn...
Who doesn't like a present or two? Even if you are a fan of experiences rather than items and objects, every now and again you'll have something you need to conceal. But is wrapping paper the...
I love succulents. For many reasons: Drought Friendly Easy to propagate Great for pots Disease tolerant Suitable for indoors and outdoors Lots of varieties with amazing colours, shapes and textures...