DIY Clay Recipe

I was dreaming of a white Christmas last year - although we were facing 30+°C days. Why then?  Because of these ... I've ALWAYS wanted these houses, that make these villages. They are the ultimate for me. So why don't I have any? Well, here in sunny South Africa they cost upwards of R400 -… Continue reading DIY Clay Recipe

Mind, Soul

To Mom, with Love

So Mother's Day is nearly upon us. For those of you who forgot, it's the 12th of May ... I'm looking at this from (believe it or not) three perspectives. One: I am not a mother. Not by choice. I try to avoid the church services where they 'celebrate Mother's Day and every Mother gets… Continue reading To Mom, with Love


Holiday Fun with The Sugar Fairy …

Today I'm teaching a cupcake class to mom's and children. Why? Because I can ☺☺☺ How does that work you ask? Well, since I am a retired teacher, the teaching part comes sort of naturally - but this is fun - not academics! So I've got the kitchen all set up ... Every 'couple' get… Continue reading Holiday Fun with The Sugar Fairy …