Crochet, Free pattern, instruction video, Nederlands, Vegetable garden

Mandala Jar Topper – Free Pattern

It's Christmas time and we are blog hopping! Yesterday Atty*s had an angelic design for making the cutest little angels to get you all in the Christmas spirit. And it's working, I've had a silly song in my head all week! "It's the most wonderful time of the year, ding-dong, ding-dong...." I HAVE to get this song out… Continue reading Mandala Jar Topper – Free Pattern

Vegetable garden

Growing strawberries

It is summer time and that means strawberries! Strawberries are easy to grow and great to harvest and with just a few pointers even you can do it. Plants In theory you can grow strawberry plants from seeds but my advice is to buy a few plants at a garden center or your local market.… Continue reading Growing strawberries

Crochet, Other nutty stuff, Vegetable garden, Volunteer work

What to do during a sabbatical?

Today is the last day of my seven-week sabbatical. I quit my job two months ago and although I already had a new one, I decided to take a break to get rid of all the stress in my body and mind. I had only been working at my job for 5 months when I quit.… Continue reading What to do during a sabbatical?

Other nutty stuff, Vegetable garden

Introducing new chickens to the coop

I have two new chickens. I am SO happy, but my two older hens are less happy. You see, introducing new chickens to an existing coop is definitely not trivial. The first time I had chickens was when I was a little girl, so having chickens for me has a great sense of nostalgia. It… Continue reading Introducing new chickens to the coop