Category: DIY

Cat in a Box

(voor Nederlands scroll naar beneden) As I probably mentioned before: we have a small house and a big garden. And it is much easier to plant more trees and flowers in a spacious garden than it is to… Read More

Sew It (for) Myself

(voor Nederlands scroll naar beneden) In this house we try not to buy a lot of clothes. And if we do buy a piece of clothing almost all the times it is fair-trade, eco or both. Just because… Read More

Playground

(voor Nederlands scroll naar beneden) Recently I discovered bouldering and now I am the proud owner of a pair of climbing shoes and a subscription to the bouldering hall in the area.

A nice way to give

(voor Nederlands scroll naar beneden) This month marks our 1 year anniversary of living in the new house! We still need more time to completely settle, but the holiday decorations really help. We put a tiny Christmas tree… Read More

Recycling Yarn

(voor Nederlands scroll naar beneden) Wool is a dilemma for me. Since we slowly moved our lifestyle into a vegan lifestyle almost everything could be easily replaced. But as a knitter, wool is for me the hardest to… Read More

Greens in the Making

(voor Nederlands scroll naar beneden) The garden is an ongoing project here and I think we need a bit of time (or lots) until we can say it is ready. But every step is a positive one and… Read More

An Easter-themed Cat Toy – diy

(voor Nederlands scroll naar beneden) After visiting a garden center, I came home with a pack of cat nip (besides some actual plants for the garden). And because I love my cats I had to drop all other… Read More

Eating on Grass

(voor Nederlands scroll naar beneden) In the summer time I like to be outside a lot. During the warm evenings knitting on the couch, doing yoga in the grass or sitting at the table writing a blogpost. All… Read More

Stain Away – diy

(voor Nederlands scroll naar beneden) The stain in my sweater dress was a powerful one! It became invisible after attempt number 3 of covering it. And before that I obviously tried various soaps and detergents, without any luck.

Reusable Bread Bag – diy

(voor Nederlands scroll naar beneden) Why not make some bread bags out of trimmed curtain fabric? Well, the fabric is an unbleached cotton, so the choice is probably not as strange as it seems.