Piggy Blankets UK is coming to The Frost Fairs!

Hello, I have some exciting news. Piggy Blankets UK will be making an appearance at the The Frost Fairs in Gravesend. I will also be holding a stall at a smaller Christmas Fair in a preschool in the village where I live. The Frost Fairs are held over four weekends…

Autumn by the Beach in Dorset

Hello, It has been a week since I’ve sprained my ankles, and although my ankles are displaying some beautiful colours I am hobbling about fairly well. At least for short periods of time anyway. My poor hubby ended up having to cancel his trip away that he had…

Remembering those who fought on Remembrance Sunday

Hello, I grew up attending Remembrance Sunday services as I moved through Rainbows, Brownies and the Girl Guides. Remembrance Sunday and Armistice Day are two different days. Armistice Day is always on the 11th November, and it signifies the day that the allies and Germany signed the Armistice that ended…

Remember, Remember….not to fall off the bed!

Hello, I’m writing this today with my feet propped up in the air and an ice pack wrapped around an ankle. Even my shoulders and upper arms ache from the unexpected task of having to support my entire bodyweight. Today’s post should have reached you yesterday…

A Weekend Colouring in Autumn.

Hello, It’s been a lovely few days here, if not challenging at times. The sun has been shining though, and it has felt important that we make the most of it. Before the last of the sun fades away along with the Autumn. And to go along with…

Crochet, crochet, and Christmas crochet

Hello, It has been quite a busy week here in this piggy’s household. Hence why I have been off of the radar somewhat. Even my faithful crochet companion has been hiding under our furry blanket. Clearly keeping me company is hard work. Piggy Blankets UK has received a…

Piggy went Pumpkin Picking.

Hello, Halloween is fast approaching, and Autumn is in full swing here in Kent. We have been pumpkin picking for the last three years now, and it is fast becoming a family tradition. I know many people who are not big Halloween fans but in my household, Halloween is a…

Hot Chocolate in a Cosy Mug Cosy.

Hello, I am very excited today to be revealing my Christmas Mug Cosies……….Yes it is that time of year and with Halloween just round the corner. My mind, home and every available hidey hole is stuffed with wool and Christmas themed works in progress much to…

Ten ways to serve Porridge – How to Keep Porridge Exciting.

Hello, My idea of porridge as a child came in the form of Readybrek. I’m sure you can remember what that is. In fact I believe they still sell it now. As an adult it was an occasional breakfast, in the form of a sachet that you then…

It has been a bad weekend in this Piggy’s household!

Hello, It has been a while since my last post. However I’m sure that all will be forgiven when you hear how the weekend, and then therefore the week so far has gone. After all, we all know that how you spend your Sunday determines the fortune of…