Day 292 – the Halloween countdown

This is my plan this weekend. Scary stuff is on order from the UK (fingers crossed it’s here before the weekend!).  School Fall Ball is planned for Friday night, the perfect opportunity to embarrass the kids once and for all, and scare off any potential girl/boy friends!.  And I’m dieting like mad to make room … Continue reading

Day 144 – Etsy lab at Turtlewings, Brussels

Tonight was another great creative opportunity at Turtlewings as Jules, with Anna Denise from the Yellow Umbrella, brought Marta Pakovska from Etsy NL  (my most favourite internet craft shop) to Brussels.  The team were co-hosting an evening introduction to ‘Art Journalling’.  I need no further excuse to convince our student Sophie to babysit, while I … Continue reading

Day 42 – Do you believe in Valentine’s day?

…. 5 HOT things……. to LOVE and Adore! with valentines wishes and lots of kisses!!

Diet Day 15 – the mid-month, mid life crisis SWOT

Well so far so good.  Only 2 alcoholic drinks, but no coffee/sweets/chocolate/cakes/pasta/pastry/bread/red meat etc, and a super clean life!  I have to look back and wonder why it took me so long to do it.  Oh yes, something to do with ‘I love my food’  ‘How can I possibly not have a glass of wine … Continue reading

Diet Day -1

Today as I prepare myself for the big day, I’ve started looking for fridge inspiration. You know, that ‘message on the door’, that is guaranteed to stop you opening it the minute you come home from work and reach for the bottle of white wine, meat leftovers, and cubes of cheese.  I started with Etsy, … Continue reading