Tideline Treasures

Tideline Treasures

We are fast approaching the end of 2022 and what a year it has been, here in our little house in South Ronaldsay. In amongst all of the renovations, getting our vegetable garden started and learning together, I have somehow managed to make lots of baskets over the...
Contentment – Making Each Day Count

Contentment – Making Each Day Count

Suddenly, winter seems to be upon us and harsh winds and pouring rain make it difficult to get outside. But the coming of winter of brings with it a wonderful opportunity for reflection and healing, a chance to slow life down and make sense of the long days of summer....
Hello Autumn!

Hello Autumn!

The changing of seasons is always a special time. Each season brings with it memories from childhood, traditions, celebrations, things that you look forward to and sometimes things that you don’t. Whatever the seasons mean to you, they are such an important part...
How To Make a T-Shirt Jersey Basket

How To Make a T-Shirt Jersey Basket

Today, I thought that I would show you how to make a coil basket from old t-shirts, as part of my Making Hard Times Good Times project. The cost of living crisis is going to have a huge impact on families like mine, who struggle to get by at the best of times. I think...