Photo a Day for Creatives


I’m planning to take part in a new photo a day challenge aimed especially at creative crafty types. It is called #CTMonthintheLife and is being run by Jess over at Create and Thrive. I took an online course with Jess last year all about running and growing your handmade business, and although I haven’t really […]

Getting Social

getting social

Even when I don’t find time to blog, I find time to check in on social media. Whether it is sharing a crochet post on Facebook or a picture of my progress on a craft project on Instagram, I’m often reading and visiting with friends… and just being social! Here’s some of the things I […]

The Big List of Crafters on Instagram

calling crafters on instagram

Wouldn’t it be cool to have a big list of people on Instagram who were into craft? I thought so too so I put the call out there and gathered a list of crafters on Instagram. There is everything here. Crochet. Knitting, Sewing. Quilting, Jewellery. Toys. Stitching. And there is room for more. Check out […]

Calling Crafters on Instagram

calling crafters on instagram

Are you on Instagram? Do you share your craft projects there? Or maybe progress shots of the crafts you are working on? Quilt blocks? Dresses you’re sewing? Crochet blankets? Cute plush toys? Handmade jewellery? Well, I want you! I want to create The Big List of Crafters on Instagram, with links to your Instagram account […]

Social Media Sunday


It has been a while since I’ve shared some posts from social media. For me social media is a place where I can share fabulous things I find that I may not write a whole blog post about. They might be free patterns I come across, sales that fabric stores are having, competitions to enter, […]

Crafty on Facebook

happy holiday plan-001

Over on Facebook recently… There has been a cute skirt with a patchwork pocket, an easy craft for Valentine’s with paper hearts, a simple way to store playing cards and some discussion about dancing classes. Also get a peek at my new glasses! Post by Crafty Mummy. Post by Crafty Mummy. Post by Crafty Mummy. […]

Social Sunday

wire ribbon gift wrap flowers

Do you have weeks where you get to the end and think “where did the days go?!”? That was my last week. I’ve been running around with all my usual responsibilities plus some extra appointments and unexpected lunch invitations. It was lovely to do some of these extra things but it has also eaten into […]

Social Sunday

cupcake party hats

I’ve been getting social over on Facebook again this week. Here’s what you may have missed:   Post by Crafty Mummy. Post by Crafty Mummy. Post by Crafty Mummy. Post by Crafty Mummy. Post by Crafty Mummy. Post by Crafty Mummy. Post by Crafty Mummy. Post by Crafty Mummy.

Facebook: How to Schedule Posts

facebook schedule posts tutorial

I have written before about how to schedule a post to your Facebook page. I noticed this morning on my page that it has changed just a little bit. This may be something that is rolling out on Facebook over a few days so don’t panic if yours hasn’t changed yet. But when it does […]

Social Saturday

Some yarnand a hookmake it all OK

Some weeks are just so busy that you get to the end and wonder what you did!? My week seemed like that. It all was a little bit of a blur. Sigh. So it is kind of funny that I can look back over my week on Facebook and share some of the highlights with […]