Sunday Thoughts

A special Sunday Thoughts as it's St. Stephen's Day, Boxing Day, or St. Stephensessess Day. However you prefer to say it. I remember our first St. Stephen's Day in Ireland in 1991, there was a knock on the door and a group of 'wren boys' were there. There's an interesting article here to tell you... Continue Reading →

The Irish Gift Guide – Christmas Decorations

I've seen so many gorgeous Christmas decorations made in Ireland so I decided to tell you about some of them. Maple Tree Pottery. A variety of beautiful ceramic products (not just Christmas). You can even personalise them. https://mapletreepottery.com/shop/christmas/ Rachel Quinn Ceramics, based in Sligo, makes beautiful pieces, including angels and Nativity Cribs. https://rachelquinnceramics.com/product-category/christmas-gifts/ Sew Cosy... Continue Reading →

Felt Fantastic

I went to a needle felt workshop today with Alison Hunter - who is an amazingly talented artist. I wasn't sure what to expect and I thought it might involve sewing which would be fine until I explain that I spent most of my time at school skipping that particular class. I'm a different person... Continue Reading →

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