The 200th Anniversary of The Battle of Waterloo

This time 200 years ago, The Battle of Waterloo was fought. Under the command of Napoleon Bonaparte, the French Grande Armée sought to take Waterloo (formerly southern Brussels, Belgium) as part of Napoleon’s march towards European domination. It was an epic contest, fought between the French on one side and the British, led by Wellington,…

Happy National Cereal Day! 

This is a token that proves my love for cereal, in its many, wonderful forms – sweet/savoury, crunchy/soggy – I haven’t found one I’d turn away yet! This Cereal Killer spoon was slipped into one of my cereal boxes on Valentine’s day a long time ago, whilst at university. (In case you were wondering, I…

Pretty, Simple, Handmade Card…

I have always, when time has permitted, made birthday, Christmas, and thank you cards. They are a simple, inexpensive way to show thought and consideration. I love this particular design which is simple, quick and so cute! All you need is… White A5 card, folded in half A6 backing colour, I chose brown packing paper…