A Homemade Life
Welcome to Homemade Life.

To take full advantage of everything offered by our forum, please log in if you are already a member or join our community if not ....

Chilli-head
Who is online?
In total there are 2 users online :: 0 Registered, 0 Hidden and 2 Guests

None

Most users ever online was 62 on 10th April 2015, 8:24 am
Latest topics
» New Things In Your Pond Today...
by FloBear Yesterday at 4:57 pm

» The neglected August garden
by Ploshkin Yesterday at 12:45 pm

» The magazine rack
by Chilli-head 12th August 2018, 7:55 pm

» What are you harvesting today?
by Dandelion 12th August 2018, 1:25 pm

» What arts and craft things have you been making lately?
by FloBear 30th July 2018, 1:53 pm

» Trying to avoid wilting in the July garden
by Dandelion 29th July 2018, 4:03 pm

» whats on the menu
by FloBear 27th July 2018, 12:32 pm

» Weekend at the Kettlewell hostel
by Chilli-head 13th July 2018, 4:56 pm

» No-dig gardening & weed control
by freebird 10th July 2018, 7:40 pm

» Pest Controls...
by Chilli-head 9th July 2018, 2:09 pm

» Summer has arrived in the garden in June
by Dandelion 26th June 2018, 9:26 pm

» Proud for once ....
by freebird 18th June 2018, 8:22 am

» An excellent walk - 3 days in Snowdonia
by FloBear 8th June 2018, 6:23 pm

» Hoping there May be a bit less rain on the garden !
by Chilli-head 31st May 2018, 8:40 pm

» Housekeeping
by Dandelion 31st May 2018, 4:42 pm

» Breadmaker recipes
by FloBear 8th May 2018, 9:16 am

» Hand Weeding Tool
by FloBear 2nd May 2018, 5:03 pm

» Gardening between the April showers
by FloBear 30th April 2018, 8:52 am

» What have I done in the workshop today?
by Chilli-head 28th April 2018, 6:51 pm

» Knitting in the round
by FloBear 12th April 2018, 11:51 am

Statistics
We have 239 registered users
The newest registered user is IanF

Our users have posted a total of 45762 messages in 2359 subjects
HML on FaceBook
RSS feeds



Donate to our Charity
The Homemade life supports Kiva - microloans for people in developing countries working to change their lives.  These loans are repaid to our KIVA account, so your donation is used many times to help different people - literally the gift that keeps on giving..

Hi from Port Elliot!

Go down

default Hi from Port Elliot!

Post by Becci on 18th January 2011, 10:47 pm

Hi my name is Becci and I live in picturesque Port Elliot in South Australia. I have a wonderful fiance and four boys. My step son is nearly 18 and has flown the coop. My son in nearly 15 and has become such a joy after many hard years, and my fiance and I have 2 beautiful boys aged 2.5 years and 17 months.
For many years I crocheted rugs for myself and my family. Then I discovered scrapbooking after my 2.5 year old was born. So I gave away my crochet stash (kept my book and hooks though). Now I have rediscovered crocheting as I love to combine my crocheted items on my scrapbooking pages (layouts).
There was a call for me to sell my crocheted items to some scrapping friends and Lime Tree Creations was born a few months ago, firstly via my personal scrapping blog and now with t's own!

I love the simple things in life however we often get caught up in the busy world and sometimes need reminders.

I too am going to do my best to have a handmade (well mostly) christmas this year. I'm a good friend of Sammigirl and think I'll be commissioning some work from her for some gifts! She has such gorgeous work!

................................................................................................................................
My crochet doilies and craft shop blog Lime Tree Creations

My personal Scrapbooking blog Beccis Scrap Journal
avatar
Becci

Posts : 58
Join date : 2011-01-18
Age : 43
Location : Port Elliot, South Australia

http://limetreecreations.blogspot.com/

Back to top Go down

default Re: Hi from Port Elliot!

Post by polgara on 18th January 2011, 10:49 pm

Welcome

................................................................................................................................
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
Elenor Roosevelt


] Enjoy every second of your life, because time races by so much quicker than you think...

So take care of yourself, be Happy, Love Deeply and enjoy life!


avatar
polgara

Posts : 3028
Join date : 2009-11-16
Age : 71
Location : Sunshine Isle

Back to top Go down

default Re: Hi from Port Elliot!

Post by Compostwoman on 18th January 2011, 11:01 pm

Hello Becci and a warm welcome

Compostwoman

Posts : 5689
Join date : 2009-11-08

Back to top Go down

default Re: Hi from Port Elliot!

Post by Adrian on 18th January 2011, 11:03 pm

Hello and welcome from me hippy1

................................................................................................................................
Paradise Papercraft
Etsy shop
avatar
Adrian
Founder and crotchety old git who wanders around in a threadbare dressing gown muttering

Posts : 2950
Join date : 2009-11-06
Age : 48
Location : Paradise, Nova Scotia

http://www.paradisepapercraft.ca

Back to top Go down

default Re: Hi from Port Elliot!

Post by Sparhawk on 18th January 2011, 11:12 pm

Hi from me too...


................................................................................................................................
"the luxuries of civilisation satisfy only those wants which they themselves create..."
                 The Worst Journey In The World - Apsley Cherry-Garrard (1922)

                "Fleeing from the Cylon tyranny, the last Battlestar, Galactica,
    leads a ragtag, fugitive fleet, on a lonely quest—for a shining planet known as Earth."
avatar
Sparhawk

Posts : 1787
Join date : 2009-11-15
Age : 51
Location : Isle of Wight

Back to top Go down

default Re: Hi from Port Elliot!

Post by boobiejuicemama on 19th January 2011, 12:23 am

Hi Becci Smile any friend of Sam's is a friend of mine hug
avatar
boobiejuicemama

Posts : 240
Join date : 2010-05-29
Age : 42
Location : Sunshine State - Queensland

Back to top Go down

default Re: Hi from Port Elliot!

Post by mr_sfstk8d on 19th January 2011, 1:24 am

Hey, hey, welcome!
avatar
mr_sfstk8d

Posts : 584
Join date : 2010-12-01
Age : 40
Location : Peoria, IL, US

Back to top Go down

default Re: Hi from Port Elliot!

Post by Lottie on 19th January 2011, 9:28 am

Hello, Becci, lovely to meet you Very Happy


................................................................................................................................



http://www.lilypads.biz/
avatar
Lottie

Posts : 840
Join date : 2009-11-09
Age : 52
Location : In a hedge, mostly...

http://www.lilypads.biz/

Back to top Go down

default Re: Hi from Port Elliot!

Post by Dandelion on 19th January 2011, 4:45 pm

Hi Becci. Can we see some pictures of your crochet??

................................................................................................................................
The richer we have become materially, the poorer we have become morally and spiritually. We have learned to fly in the air like birds and swim in the sea like fish, but we have not learned the simple art of living together as brothers and sisters.

-Martin Luther King, Jr.
avatar
Dandelion
Admin

Posts : 4702
Join date : 2010-01-17
Age : 61
Location : Ledbury, Herefordshire

Back to top Go down

default Re: Hi from Port Elliot!

Post by Jaded Green on 19th January 2011, 5:10 pm

Welcome

Is that lovely picture some of your work?

I've just found a new wool shop and come home with more sock wool (sparkly) and wool for a jumper for my daughter.
avatar
Jaded Green
Homemade Moderator

Posts : 2299
Join date : 2009-11-09
Location : London

Back to top Go down

default Re: Hi from Port Elliot!

Post by flute on 19th January 2011, 5:25 pm

Hello! Nice to meet you! welcomeparty

................................................................................................................................
"Anyone can achieve their fullest potential. Who we are might be predetermined, but we should never allow our fears, or the expectations of others to set the frontiers of our destiny.
Our destiny cannot be changed but it can be challenged:
Every man is born as many men, but dies a single one." -Timothy McGee (NCIS)
avatar
flute
Homemade Moderator

Posts : 436
Join date : 2010-10-10
Location : Isle of Wight

Back to top Go down

default Re: Hi from Port Elliot!

Post by MrsC on 19th January 2011, 7:49 pm

Hello Becci and welcome! welcomeparty

Mrs C x

................................................................................................................................
My blog, Being Mrs C: http://www.beingmrsc.com
Mr C and my other project, UK Nature Blog: http://www.uknatureblog.com
avatar
MrsC
Homemade Moderator

Posts : 1876
Join date : 2009-11-10
Location : St Albans

http://www.beingmrsc.com

Back to top Go down

default Re: Hi from Port Elliot!

Post by Becci on 19th January 2011, 11:03 pm

Thanks you all so much for such a lovely welcome.
Yes that is some of my crochet and water distressed flowers that I currently up for sale.
You can see my wares by clicking ont he links in my signature. I first had my items up on my personal blog, but have started the new year with it's own blog Lime Tree Creations. I'm also on FB. If you search for Lime Tree Creations and I have the same pic as here

................................................................................................................................
My crochet doilies and craft shop blog Lime Tree Creations

My personal Scrapbooking blog Beccis Scrap Journal
avatar
Becci

Posts : 58
Join date : 2011-01-18
Age : 43
Location : Port Elliot, South Australia

http://limetreecreations.blogspot.com/

Back to top Go down

default Re: Hi from Port Elliot!

Post by Sponsored content


Sponsored content


Back to top Go down

Back to top

- Similar topics

 
Permissions in this forum:
You cannot reply to topics in this forum