Booooo – the friendly ghosts are here…

It has been very quiet here lately…well actually the last 3 months, but sometimes life just gets in the way. We got married in August, it was a real great DIY wedding that took lots of our love and attention – but was worth every minute of it. We had the most amazing day! So…

Mini-bunting card

Crafting doesn’t have to be difficult or expensive. Often you can make really pretty things by just using what you have got at home. As an example I took some photos of a card I made for an autumn birthday this year and would like to share them with you today.

Good bye April – Hi May

I probably say that too often but I can’t believe that it is May already! April was not too busy but there were a few really nice events and also finally some time to take care of the garden and trying to make the house look a bit nicer. Right at the start there was…

The chic part of concrete – my first attempts to work with it

Concrete is a fascinating material: so often associated with massive, huge and not really pretty buildings that don’t have a lot of charm and seem to disturb the view a bit. On the other hand concrete is so versatile, fairly easy to use and although it seems to be such a heavy, dark material you…

A quick DIY for a pretty Birthday card

One thing I have realised since moving to England is that sending cards to friends and family is a really big thing compared to Germany. There is a card for literally every occasion: there are funny cards, pretty cards and some tacky cards as well. As much as I love finding pretty cards I do love…