All posts tagged: Robert Brault

Looking forward to the weekend

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The Simple Things

In every gardener there is a child who believes in The Seed Fairy. ~Robert Brault So. The power of the list is working. Busy day here at Crabtree Cottage. Work this morning, homework this evening and then while  the eldest was at her drama class I managed  to plant some seeds and sow some more vegetables. I’m no gardener so fingers crossed they grow. I love watching them sprout and grow, it adds a sense […]

#100happydayschallenge #18 Confusion Reigns…..

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Family / Life / Love

Usually the days leading to my birthday are filled with excitement, giddiness and anticipation…….and that’s just me! I’m sure the kids and Darren find it tiresome at this stage. However this year it sneaked up on me without he usual fanfare. As I lay in bed willing myself to get up for work I could hear the sound of footsteps approaching my bedroom door. As the door opened a chorus of happy birthday sang out and […]

#100happydays Day 95

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#100happydays / Knitting / Life, Love, Family / lifestyle / Simplicity

Day 95 Thursday May 22nd I have been asked to  collaborate on a project by the owner of Made In Lucy’s Kitchen and I am very excited about it! These are samples I made to show Lucy,  fingers crossed they are what she is looking for.  Seize every opportunity along the way, for how sad it would be if the road you chose became the road not taken. ~Robert Brault

#100happydays Day 42 Sunday 30th March

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#100happydays / Friendship / Life, Love, Family

A mom reads you like a book, and wherever she goes, people read you like a glowing book review.  ~Robert Brault, Sunday 31st of March is Mothering Sunday here in Ireland. I was lucky enough to have my mum here this morning and could wish her a happy Mother’s day in person. It was a busy day around the kitchen table in the Shiels house as we had aunts and cousins and Mammy Byrne stay over. […]