Jenny Gavan

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Wreath Making

Hi guys!  I thought I would write a little post about wreath making with my amazing friend/boss, Sophie. Sophie saw that the The Create Workshop in Woolton were running a workshop on wreath making, so, of course, we had to go! As it has been super busy in the Strange Case office, this counted as our Christmas night out (wild, I know!), but it was perfect. An evening of making, chatting, mulled wine and mince pies! We were in our christmassy element! This was my first time wreath making and  ...

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Gingerbread House

Day seven of my Christmas photo challenge! WHAAAT! December is going way too fast! I am, however, very excited about this post. Today’s theme is ‘Baking’, and as it has become tradition that I make a gingerbread house every Christmas, I thought I’d put some Bublé on (his christmas album of course), and get started! As I don’t do things by halves, I baked mine from scratch with the help of the queen of baking herself, Mary Berry. I’ve used her trusty  ...

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Scrapbooking

I am one of those people who hoard anything that could have even the tiniest bit of sentimental value. If a day was important to me in any way, I’ll make sure I keep leaflets, tickets, even receipts, you name it, I’ll hoard it. So when my Auntie gave me a scrapbook for my birthday I thought, PERFECT, I can put all my accumulated bits and pieces to use! Finding the time to actually sit down and do it isn’t always easy but as it’s such a lovely thing to do, I try my very best to keep it up to  ...

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