Last week I got the fabulous experience of visiting Scheepjes HQ in the north of The Netherlands. For me a return trip of almost 500km, but well worth the effort. It was a wonderful day and I would love to share this fabulous place with you. The first thing you see when walking up to the… Continue reading A visit to Scheepjes HQ
Sometimes I feel so blessed by all the great friends and family I have! I felt that it was time to count just a few of the many blessings that I have received these last few months. A nutty yarn-squirrel... I have a friend, her name will remain unsaid but if you know her you… Continue reading Great gifts from great friends
I have been nominated for the “Liebster Award,” by not one but two ladies, Vagabon Velga and Buttercup and Bee. Thanx Velga and Alida 😀 SO, here is how it works, I have to answer 11 questions put to me by the people that nominated me. I am picking a collection from the 22 questions posed to… Continue reading Liebster Award!
Remember I told you that I made a blanket for Suzanne Hertogs from Ontwerphaven? She is a graphic designer and she designed an great new logo for my blog. And now it is time to reveal it. "drum roll" Isn't it great. I LOVE IT! It is simple yet vibrant in color. The name of… Continue reading A new nutty logo
Remember the Scheepjes CAL 2014 in which we made a granny square blanket designed by Wink from A Creative Being? Suzanne Hertogs from Ontwerphaven so loved this blanket that she asked me to make one for her. She covered my yarn expenses and in exchange for all my work she would design me a logo for my… Continue reading A blanket in exchange for a logo
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
Hey everyone, I have come to the conclusion that I have too much stuff! I have opened a store on Etsy. So if you would like to buy some of the things that I have on my blog, now is your opportunity. I am still filling my 'store', but here a small preview of what's… Continue reading Etsy store now open!
Hey everyone, Tell me the truth, does this look familiar to you? If you are even just a little like me, you most probably have a bag or a box somewhere in which you have lots and lots of labels with pieces of yarn attached to them. This way you know that in theory you… Continue reading Organize your yarn
Hey everyone! I'm not one to brag, but I am SO proud of myself that I just have to share it with you. Yesterday, for the first time in my life, I ran 4km nonstop. I did this in under half an hour, just 🙂 My unofficial time was 29.45 minutes. Unfortunately there was no… Continue reading So proud of myself