Tagged with Easter

Making bookmarks and last minute Easter baskets

Making bookmarks and last minute Easter baskets

The girls love sewing but it’s quite tricky to find little projects for them to do which don’t take an endless amount of time, patience (both mine and theirs!) and supervision. I’d seen something on Pinterest showing how to make fabric bookmarks a few weeks back and thought it had potential, so we decided to … Continue reading

Easter weekend – Texas style

Easter weekend – Texas style

Well, more British style in truth as we’ve spent most of this afternoon and evening with Brits (and some Americans too) but we have been here in the USA… Yesterday we wanted to go to the zoo.  It was a beautiful day but unfortunately the rest of Houston decided to go to the zoo too.  … Continue reading

I’m leaving home…

We had a very disjointed Easter lunch today, mainly due to the Little One deciding she didn’t like rice, chicken, broccoli, water or Heinz tomato ketchup (which, if you know her, you know to be untrue, particularly the bit about the ketchup…)  It normally happens, as today, when I’ve spent a long time preparing a … Continue reading

Hot Cross Buns

I can’t believe it’s Easter already. Good Friday isn’t a public holiday here in Texas, it’s what they call on optional holiday. This means that some things are open and some people have to go to work, but luckily my lovely husband is not one of them. He gets a lie in this morning. Whilst … Continue reading