Monday, 03 August, 2020

Month: June 2016


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Patchwork n Play: Foxy Gal!

I spent a very pleasant Sunday stitching up this cute  fox corduroy…. into a sweet skirt…. for my sister. The foxy gal! It is a simple six gore A-line pattern, which now seems to go by the #1560) that comes Read more…


The Games We Play: 5Core Brigade Commander

I was very excited to pick up a copy of 5Core Brigade Commander by Ivan Sorenson. It uses company sized stands and is aimed at brigade level actions to be played out in an hour or so. It has some Read more…


The Games We Play: Troy

Tim arranged another outing to the Ancient world recently,  much to everyones surprise (well, mine anyway) we turned up at some place called ‘Troy’. The Trojans had come out for a  bit of a scrap towards the end of the Read more…


Patchwork n Play: Tula and Noosa!

I’ve just returned from a short sojourn north to  Noosa, The Noosa River on Wednesday morning! where I was lucky enough to be present at  Tula Pink’s talk and trunk show in Brisbane! Note the owl pendant which echoes her Read more…


❤︎ Not feeling the love....

I started making Glitter blocks back in January… These were my two ‘trial’ blocks… The one on the right is it’s original size, the one on  the left up-scaled somewhat. And this is what I have ended up with… I Read more…


The Games We Play: Simplicity in Practice

John and I both noticed a thread om TMP recently which pointed out (yet another) set of Neil Thomas Horse & Musket rules called ‘Simplicity in Practice’ published in issue 23 of Battlegames magazine. We both duly paid for PDF Read more…


Ah, estrogen you were once my friend, but lately there is a lot news about estrogen dominance. It seems it can be a very bad thing if you have too much or to little. Imbalances usually occur during menopause but Read more…


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With summer upon us, it’s time to break out EWG’s shopping guide for produce and reducing our consumption of pesticides. What do you think is the dirtiest fruit of all time? Mmmm… they are delicious. The cleanest? Holy Guacamole, there Read more…