Category Archives: Random Fun

Let’s Celebrate Independents!

Let’s Celebrate Independents!

The Independent Retailer Month is a campaign that runs annually throughout July to highlight the important role smaller, local, independent retailers play in the communities they serve, the local economy they contribute to, and in the retail sector as a whole. In honour of this, I thought I’d give a little shout out to my …

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Fresh Air Sculpture Show 2015

Fresh Air Sculpture Show 2015

Last weekend we took advantage of the glorious sunshine and headed over to the Fresh Air Sculpture Show in Quenington. Being just a short trip down the road from me in Gloucestershire, I’d been to previous shows before and looked forward to seeing what creations would be in store this year. Fresh Air is a …

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Miffy 60th Birthday 2015

Happy 60th Birthday Miffy!

Can you believe Miffy turns 60 today?! This lovable white rabbit has been adored worldwide since her creation in 1955, when Dutch author, artist and illustrator Dick Bruna drew a bunny whilst reading a bed time story to his son. Bruna soon decided that Miffy would be a girl, as he preferred drawing dresses to …

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Avening Village Fete 2015

Avening Village Fete 2015

Having lived in our village for almost three years now I’m embarrassed to admit that this year was only our first visit to the annual village fete… but I’m so chuffed that we managed to make it this time!

SO MUCH FUN!!

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Father's Day Gift Bags

Father’s Day Gift Bags – Grab your FREE Download Now!

Looking for something a little more homemade this Father’s Day? Here’s a fun and easy gift that’s sure to bring a smile to his face. Fill these cute gift bags with his favourite treats, funny jokes, homemade prezzies or anything that will brighten his day. To demonstrate how simple they are to make, here’s a …

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Competition Time

Win a Cow!

Yay! 100 likes on Facebook – thanks so much for your support. To celebrate, I’m offering a lucky liker the chance to Win a Cow! For your chance of winning this handmade Cute Cow Brooch, simply Like the following competition post on Facebook… ENTER Facebook Competition Competition closes at midnight on Friday 5th June 2015, …

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Homemade Muesli

Yummy Scrummy Homemade Muesli

My absolute favourite meal of the day is breakfast. It has been since I was a child, which is why I have an overwhelming love for cereal. Muesli, granola, bran flakes and Cheerios are among my absolute faves. As I started to reduce the amount of sugar I ate, you’ll understand the disappointment I felt …

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Free Cupcake Toppers

FREE Cupcake Toppers Download!

Want to give your delicious cupcakes some homemade decorations? Why not download my FREE Cupcake Toppers Template and get crafting! They’re so fun and easy to make for both kids and adults alike, so why not get the whole family involved and you’ll have those party cakes ready in no time… Download my cupcake toppers …

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About Nook and Crannie

Here Goes!

Welcome to my shiny new blog. Here I’ll be sharing all things Nook and Crannie including work in progress, new products, my inspirations and a few behind the scenes snapshots of where and how I work. Whilst I loved writing as a child (having won a handwriting competition at my primary school I was convinced I …

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