Books · Crafts

Book Review: The Wood Burn Book by Rachel Strauss

     Hello everyone, I hope you’re doing well. I know I’ve said book reviews would be moving to my new book blog Rambles by the Puddleside but this is a craft book so it feels right putting the review here on Puddleside Musings considering this blog is all about crafting and I think this…… Continue reading Book Review: The Wood Burn Book by Rachel Strauss

Crafts · Paper Crafts

A Spot of Random Card Making

     Hello everyone, hope you’re well.       It’s time for that quarterly card making post I do to prove that I still do actually use all those paper crafting supplies I have!      First up, there’s a card that I made for my neighbour who requested something for a 60th birthday for…… Continue reading A Spot of Random Card Making

Crafts · Sewing

Sewing – Craft Frustrations, Stress, Pressure and Anxiety

     Hello everyone, hope you’re well.      So this is a topic I hadn’t thought about before but it’s come up a bit these last few months now thanks to the pandemic – it’s my frustrations with sewing. Now, sewing is something I wish I was good at and enjoyed because I wish…… Continue reading Sewing – Craft Frustrations, Stress, Pressure and Anxiety

Everything Else

Keeping Busy – Learning New Skills

     Hello everyone, hope you’re doing well. Times are strange at the moment and either people are incredibly busy doing essential jobs or stuck at home self-isolating and social distancing. If you’re stuck at home, I hope you’ve got some crafts to cosy up with. I thought that I’d try put together a list…… Continue reading Keeping Busy – Learning New Skills

All The Other Crafts · Christmas Crafts · Crafts

Cardboard Box to Winter Cottage Cat House

     Hello again everyone. Time for the first extra post of this week and it’s something quite different to usual – I got my hot glue gun out for this one!       So, like most people on the internet, I enjoy watching humorous cat videos and seeing the cute things that people…… Continue reading Cardboard Box to Winter Cottage Cat House