With the schools closed for the summer vacation and the temperature rising, the beach has adequately become a daily routine. To make the girl’s swim more enjoyable (not that they aren’t excited about it anyways), I crocheted a bikini for each… My little Starshine in her sailor’s bikini👙 …what do you think? Would love for you to post, in the… Continue reading In the midst of the summer heat
There are many times when the burdens of life tumble upon us, one after the other, and we feel that the sky is falling upon us. Many people from various cultures worldwide, from ancient till modern times, relate their misfortunes to the evil eye. The evil eye is a curse or legend believed to be cast by… Continue reading The evil eye…
The schools have closed, woohoo!!!! Pleasantly surprised, this year, my eldest wasn’t as impatient for summer to arrive as previous years. Her new school, schoolmates and above all, her teacher, have played a large part in her change in attitude. I felt that, to show our gratitude, a special gift was required. After a conference with my daughter and some brain racking, we… Continue reading A special gift for the teacher.
What a couple of months it has been! I have disappeared for quite a while, the truth being said, but all for good cause… Numerous friends have given birth to healthy, beautiful babies! Joyful news is always cordially welcomed and I certainly didn’t loose the opportunity to embrace my friends’ joys. What’s more precious than a handcrafted gift specifically designed for each individual angel? Following… Continue reading A merry, festive season!
It’s been a while! Now with the schools being closed and the temperature rising, the beach is a more appealing locale, not only for the kids but for us grown-ups as well! Blogging and crochet have been left aside for a while but I will make it up to you with this free tutorial! In a… Continue reading A ‘fairy-tale’ costume tutorial
Sometimes circumstances change things in our lives. With the economical crisis, Greece and its people have encountered a lot of changes. Many have left hoping for a new beginning and a brighter future in a foreign country. Sadly, my eldest daughter’s best friend, along with her mother, a dear friend of mine, are in the… Continue reading You will be missed
Easter is approaching… What a crazy week! First my little Starshine was with a stomach bug, then my lower back decided to fail on me for yet another time and I’m still recovering. A few days later my dear Moonlight caught the flu and little Starshine felt she had to follow. Hopefully by Easter Sunday we’ll all be well!… Continue reading Easter is approaching…2