Looking After Baxter

I’m coming to the end of my time of looking after Baxter. My dog sitting duties will end when his het lagged humans arrive home tomorrow. In my previous post I said that he was camera shy but ha! I’ve…

eBay Reselling Review

I’ve reached my target of listing one hundred items on eBay. Whoopee! Most of the items have been sourced from local charity shops or eBay itself. As I’ve said before, limiting the stock that I’m selling stops the house becoming…

My First Linocut

The room that I’m sleeping in this week while dog siting has a print from the first ever linocut that I made on its wall. I gave it as a present to my friend Mr Metrosexual. It’s the product of…

Tomato and Marmite Risotto

Our tomato production levels have definitely reached what would be described as a glug. There are way more than we can eat without turning an orangey-red colour. But we’re giving it a go. I’m looking for ways in which they…

The Bees Like It

My sister sadly passed away six years ago. A friend of my brother’s, Louise Tiplady, a lettering artist made this wonderful print in commemoration of her life. My sister was a keen gardener and held dear a horticultural philosophy that…