Getting crafty

Getting a bit philosophical
Getting crafty

Creativity for creativity’s sake

Creativity is important to me. Mega important. I get so much joy out of building something. Creativity gives you an end product; a tangible marker of your time, effort and emotion. I know that the traditional view of creativity is painting in a light filled studio, writing poetry in a moleskin journal at a wine bar or […]

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Getting crafty

How to make a dogwood Christmas Wreath

There is only one thing that can cause that facial expression (well…two things but only one is blog appropriate), that would be the magical mince pie flavoured world of Christmas Wreath making. For someone who doesn’t decorate her flat at Christmas, making a wreath and donating it to work is my token lovebug for the […]

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Getting crafty

How to make a traditional Scandinavian Christmas wreath

Its beginning to look a lot like Christmas, there are lights up everywhere and it is now 100% acceptable to drink during the daytime as long as its ‘mulled’. I had somehow avoided any festive fancies until last week, where I kicked off Christmas with an event hosted by Three Mobile. They gave each blogger […]

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How to make runawaykiwi cry on Christmas Day

  Oh hell, it’s almost a month since Christmas and I have so much to tell you about! I blame too much mulled wine and far far too many Lindt chocolates, the combination put me into a temporary sparkly Christmas hibernation. Now that I am back on planet earth, let me tell you about the […]

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Getting crafty
The Runawaykiwi Empire

My 2014 wishlist

The blog-lovelies Emma and Kelly have decided to kick off 2014 as we mean to continue, with a travel link up. The idea is for all of us to let our 2014 travel adventures out of the box and share with the world. Since I don’t have the foggiest where I want to go I […]

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Travel

The Postcards

My parents both turned 60 this year (they first met when they failed science together in high school) and for ages I was stuck for how to celebrate with them. I mean I was across the world, not so easy to plan a party, make a speech or even just hug them on their birthday. […]

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