(en français) Coincidentally, about a month ago when I was in Toulouse I stumbled upon a Hema store so I had a taste for what
Since it was Mother’s Day, over the weekend I went home and had this sudden urge to dig out some of my old toys from the 80s. Blast from the Past (Click on the image to view it larger) The Cookie Monster and Humphrey B. Bear are really old, I can’t even remember when I got them (early 80s-ish). My mother washed Mr Cookie and
So I decided to tidy my desk a bit. The desk and chair* I use are actually hand me-downs. The desk used to be my sister’s and the chair use to be in my dad’s office/work. I like to live by the ‘Reduce, Reuse, Recycle’ motto. So, I have a bit of a (long) story to tell… Both my parents are very DIY. My mother made clothes and school uniforms for my sister and I, and my father designed and built an extension/kitchen to our house. He also made almost all of my bedroom furniture too, so in a way it was custom-designed just for me and from a young age I grew up loving to design and build/make things.