Category Archives: Hobby

Modelling, cooking, crafting

Dainty little cake

This weekend we were expecting visitors. Some friends of us promised to pop in to see how we were doing. I wanted to experiment already for some time with cake and fondant decorating so this was the perfect opportunity.

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Drawing and Colouring

Beginning of last year I started colouring (for adults). I was knocked down by flu and this was a great way to pass my time on the settee. My favourite colouring book is from Johanna Basford. She makes incredible intricate pictures which are a joy to colour in. In her first book (secret garden) there were a few pages where you could add your own drawings. This really sparked my interest and it went all ‘downhill’ from there. The house is littered with pencils and bits of paper with drawings on it. I almost bankrupted ourselves by collecting all kinds of colouring and drawing books (not really of course). Continue reading