Who are we? What makes us different from the others around us? We all have something unique about us, something we are passionate about. Maybe you haven’t found yours yet, but give it time. It’s only recently that I discovered my love for craft, food and rabbits. Yes you read that correctly, rabbits. When people ask what my passion is the last thing they expect to hear is that. But it’s true, I find rabbits fascinating. After adopting my therapy rabbit I found myself researching everything I could about them, and now if you asked me a question I’d know the answer. Don’t fall into that trap of following the crowd, you can be passionate about anything! Turn it into a hobby, join a group with similar interests or share it with the world, and soon you’ll find your happiness will slowly grow.
I am always finding items around my house that I never use, simply because they have no character. I am a huge fan of colour, so when I discovered this old wicker basket up the attic I knew I had to up cycle it. All you will need for this project is: Wool (any colour)… Continue reading Create your own tassel basket
So before I become a teaching assistant I was actually a self-employed cake designer and blogger. I loved it to begin with, but found that I slowly began to resent it, as it turned from a hobby into a business. The Messy Kitchen was a huge part of my life but I’m glad it’s over.… Continue reading Cookie stuffed cupcakes
3 . Cut some ribbon and tie in a bow around the top of the pine cone, securing with some glue. Let dry and then place along your fireplace, it’s that simple! I loved this craft and thought it added a lovely touch to my fireplace.
This year has been difficult. At the very start of 2018 I was so depressed I considered suicide. I was in a dark place. However I’m still here, and felling good. I’m going into 2019 with a new outlook on life, be positive, stop playing the victim and try to be happy. In the first… Continue reading 2018 The good, the bad and the ugly