Patreon & Patronage

Patronage is a strange thing in our modern world, but it’s a remarkably beautiful thing. It allows those with an idea or skill to work on it despite the not-immediate profit available or funds available. Once upon a time the wealthy may have simple flung coins out of their properties for their dependants to scrape…

Baptism: CAAAAAAAKE

Needless to say (but I will anyway), I love cake. Not every type and flavour of cake, but most of them, and a lot of them. Yes. I love cake. Cake is what I make when I’m feeling sad, angry, happy, bored, and it was definitely something I was going to make for Cub.

Buying British & Handmade

I love taking advantage of worldwide social media to encourage and publicise the success of artists & craftspeople. I also feel that if you want to support British industry the best way you can do that nowadays is to buy locally and/or from small business. There are lots of awesome people who are stepping out…

A Few Things I Love About Pregnancy

So you know I am pregnant, and you know that in general I believe pregnancy to be an annoying, frustrating, and full of pain and suffering. However, in the name of balance, not putting all women of having children, and keeping everyone up to date I thought I’d write down some of the amazing, fascinating…

A Dream Continued

My first post on this blog was A Recent Dream of Mine where I in part described my love of theology and art and why I would love to both go back to school (in a sense), and teach others and see them bloom. There was a moment shortly after I wrote that post where I got…

A Recent Dream of Mine

Yesterday I scanned across a site I often do when I have some free time: Offbeat Home. This is the most recent of an empire of Offbeat pages which aims to make a place in the world for projects, people or ideas that don’t conform to the “norm”. It started with supporting me through my…