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Onesie and Epic Socks Sunday

I have THE most AWESOME friends… They have wicked senses of humour,  talent oozing out of their every pore in a miriad of beautiful creations, and once in a while, the opportunity to surprise me with something they just KNOW

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International Happiness Day 2014

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Yesterday was a bad day.  “Like in the song” as Mumble so eloquently says.  A lot of things to deal with.  Exhausting for everyone at Mumble Manor.  We were in much need of happies. And so it dawned this morning,

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Proud Mummy

I am SOOOOOOOOO ridiculously proud of BOTH of my amazing children the last couple of days. Moreso than usual. Even I had underestimated just how f***ing EPIC they really are. My heart is fit to burst with the love and

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Giraffes Can’t Dance.

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Mumble is currently of the opinion that when she grows up she might quite like to be a giraffe.  Which I think is a fabulous idea.  Much better than being an astronaut or merchant banker, I suppose. We’ve even been

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How to Make a Sammidge. By Mumble.

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I am “Mumble”.  I am four.  I was three for a long time but now I’m big and four.  My number is 4.   I can make my own sammidge all by my own self.  I’m a big girl now.

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The World Is Moving Forwards.

You know what made me smile, today? Seeing two guys, maybe early 30s, walking along, holding hands, relaxed, confident, smiling, very much in love, and NOT being attacked, ridiculed, or abused in any way. In fact I saw many people

Posted in Love, Mumble Manor Mumblings, MumblesMummy, pride, Three Positives Mission, warm and fuzzies

It’s RAININGGGGGGGGGGGGG!

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And you know what that means?! SINGING AND DANCING IN THE RAIN!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Yup I’m crazy.  By most people’s standards anyway. Aaaand I don’t care. I love the rain because: Ducks love rain and ducks are hilarious and epic.  And have

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Oh WOW! Thank you IndieMinded!

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I’ve been featured on IndieMinded.com!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! How exciting!  Me!!!!!!!!!!!!!!  It’s still bizarre to think that people want to share the things I make with their readers… TOTAL MADNESS! Love it though!  What a warm and fuzzy feeling! I’ll write more once

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Be Mehhhh Valentine!

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A special Valentine Mehhhh exists for all of those soppy peeps out there who celebrate….     Considering that here in the UK the weather is usually freezing no matter what time of the year, it pays to be wonderfully warm

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UBER EPIC SECRET MISSION!

Wellllllllllllllllll sorry, but, I can’t tell you.  I can’t even tell myself.  It’s a huge project and I’m collaborating with some of the loveliest people I know to make it happen.  It’ll occur towards the end of 2014, so please

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Today’s Three Positive Things:

1 – The sun is shining, it’s a beautiful day. 2 – I have reconnected with some dear friends who have been sorely missed, and had some wonderful conversations with new friends.  I’m feeling at peace 3 – I have

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A Moment of Calm

This is a poem I wrote back in May of 2010… for my beautiful, comical larger-than-life daughter “Mumble”, who lights up my life and my day, and whose awesome temper tantrums I love almost as much as her cuddles. She

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Have A Warm and Woolly Winter Picnic

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Winter Woollies? Crucial. Check. Wellies? Essential.  Check. Picnic basket full of comfort food including soup and still-hot homemade bread? Check.  Off we go for a lovely adventure.  The chill in the air is enough to make your throat tingly when

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Bassett Hound Beanie

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This hat simply gives me the happies. It gave me the happies since the moment I was asked to design and make it.  It’s a face which makes me smile.  And what a beltin’ face it is. This beautiful Basset

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Fantastically Funky Frog Hat

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This Fantastically Funky Frog hat is a firm favourite with children of all ages.  It can be made with bright or subtle stripes, or it could be made with plain colours.  Either way it’s sure to bring a smile to

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My name's Beth. This is my world of woolly nonsense. I am a mum of two, and work from home, making beautiful handmade crocheted and jewellery gifts for yourself or your loved ones. Many OOAK (One of a Kind) pieces are offered, in addition to a range of patterns. Bespoke items can be made or request, custom orders welcomed. Read more

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