Remember that lovely axe I found abandoned in my shed? Well, I finally got to spend a bit more time with her.

To remind you, this is what she looked like when I first discovered her;

Here’s how she’s looking now;

Thimble fun

Today, I shall discuss that most fascinating of topics; thimbles. Bear with me, this may be more interesting than you think…


Yesterday I went for an afternoon out in Durham, mostly to see the Lindisfarne Gospels. They usually live in London and won’t be up here for long, so get yourself over there for a visit whilst the opportunity is available.

Simply Fabrics

Today I finally paid a visit to the new A.M.S Fabrics shop on Wallsend Highstreet. The old shop in Washington was a dingy warehouse in the same industrial estate as Dainty Supplies, this new shop is a vast improvement!

My first adventure!

Finally, I can show off some of the things I’ve been working on for the past few weeks. I ran my first Fools and Heroes adventure on Sunday. I’ve played the game for almost a decade, and although I’ve helped other folk run and made tons of props and costume for events, I’d never ran anything myself.