Quilt templates at breakfast

For the last four days I have been at the Festival of Quilts at the NEC in Birmingham, together with some members of our quilt group. It’s such a great trip and I will be writing about the Festival in the next few days. I’m going to begin with breakfast. We have stayed in the same hotel for several years and so have ‘Crafty-UK’, who … Continue reading Quilt templates at breakfast

Working on holiday?

I recently read an interesting (and possibly contentious?) article in The Times¬†weekend supplement about the benefits of working on holiday! Apparently, it’s not particularly good for us to go completely into sloth mode. We need some down-time to become refreshed and renewed (and allow new ideas about work to come in while we are rested and relaxed),¬† but apparently, it is no bad thing to … Continue reading Working on holiday?