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Healthy lunch - Simple tortilla wrap pizza

You know how it is, the start of a new year gives you that kick up the bum to start a healthy living regime. Well, I'm joining in! I'm determined to kick the habit of a daily cheese and pickle sandwich for lunch (sooo boring when you have it everyday). Today I decided to whip up a simple tortilla wrap pizza, this wasn't planned so it was just using whatever is lurking in my fridge and cupboards, I used the following ingredients A Brown tortilla wrap Tomato puree Spinach Vine cherry tomato's Cheddar, onion and balsamtic cheese (special cheese leftover from Christmas) Fresh basil Dried herbs A poached egg To make the delicious lunch I simply did the following Lay...

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Up-cycled Vintage Typewriter

You have probably gathered by now that I love all things vintage, there is just something so special about knowing that it has its own history, it has a story! I often visit my local junk shop to see what interesting things I can find to add to my collection, especially lovely looking items that I can use as props in my photos. During my latest visit I couldn't resist buying a beautiful old typewriter. It's an "Olivers" No.20 machine and is in desperate need of some TLC. I do love the industrial look to the machine, however I found that it was just a bit too dark when using it as a photo prop, so I decided to paint it...

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How to make a Christmas Pom-Pom wreath

Christmas really is just around the corner and I love nothing more than making handmade Christmas decorations. This Pom-Pom wreath is so lovely, but its so easy to make and is a great project to get the kids involved! What do you need? A wreath base, I used a wire version but you can also get polystyrene Wool, you can use whatever type you like, I have used chunky wool as its quicker Lace, ribbon or scrap fabric to cover the wreath base A pom-pom maker, I use the Clover version but any will do (or you could even make one out of cardboard) Glue Scissors Let's make pom-pom's! To start with I will show you how to use the Clover...

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A trip to Liberty of London

I couldn't resist a visit to the Liberty of London store on my recent visit to London. I was like a kid in a sweet shop, surrounded by beautiful fabrics! I couldn't believe the wide variety available and couldn't resist making a purchase or two! Look out for new Liberty of London items that will be added to the shop soon!

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