Fantastic Bake Along – Shortbread cookies

As every month Tracy@It’s a T-Sweets day hosted another Fantastic bake along. This month recipe was suggested by Kate @ Life, Tea and Everything . she had chosen Grandma’s shortbread cookies. Here is the original recipe: INGREDIENTS 1/2 CUP FLEISCHMANNโ€™Sยฎ CORN STARCH 1/2 CUP POWDERED SUGAR (ALSO KNOWN AS ICING SUGAR) 1 CUP ALL-PURPOSE … More Fantastic Bake Along – Shortbread cookies

As you might have noticed, I’m not that active on my blog lately, but I cannot seems to fully snap out of my unproductive phase. I have not done much crafting in the last few weeks. I started a hat couple of weeks ago, but I make very little progress. I spin here and there … More

Fantastic Bake Along – Ode To Chocolate (late edition :D )

So after a very hectic week+weekend, I finally found the time to bake a cake for the monthly Fantastic Bake Along, hosted by Tracy @ It’s a T-Sweets Day! This month was Tami@Tanglewood Knots turn to chose a recipe. Her suggestion was for everyone to share their favorite chocolate recipe. Of course I couldn`t miss … More Fantastic Bake Along – Ode To Chocolate (late edition ๐Ÿ˜€ )

Spinning singles

So yesterday evening our spinning group organized a workshop on how to spin balanced singles… I have not been spinning for very long, but my yarn is getting nicer and more even, so I decided to join it, and learn new technique. We all received a bag with 2 unwashed batts. I never spun greasy … More Spinning singles

Irish lace workshop

Some time ago, I have posted a list of things I would like to learn before the end of 2017, nr.1 being spinning wool and nr.2 crocheting Irish lace. Spinning is progressing very nicely, so I’m happy about that. For the Irish lace, well unfortunatelly I haven’t done much about it, as other projects had … More Irish lace workshop

FO – Thomas hat

So I managed to finally finish the Thomas hat for my son! It took me much longer than I expected,. but at least I managed to do it before we leave for Christmas break to Slovakia. As usual, I made it 2layers for extra warmth And here is the final result: My boy doesn’t like … More FO – Thomas hat