Love is in the Air?

Today is St Valentine’s Day and with love in the morning air for the parishioners from Merryworth Town – everything is lovely inside our ‘Leaf & Maple Flower Shop’ as Norma scurries among the flowers…

And with a visit from THOSE two felines – it’s ONE blooming day for Norma!

Read More

With THOSE Mice Away…

Welcome to the ministry, musings and mishaps from the parish of St M’s in the town of Merryworth and the home to a gang of unique mice, a brood of chickens AND two Little Big Cats!

Although I should add that I’m usually the one attending to most of the work including the designing, creating, researching, blogging AND the cleaning up!

Read More

I Must Have Roses – ALWAYS!

As Homeless Sunday was celebrated one Sunday in January and having given up the word ‘procrastination’ as my only New Years’ Resolution – I was determined to throw open the doors to St M’s Parish Church and having gone to the trouble of creating a feast of tasty goulash in polymer clay for the less fortunate of the parish – I was also determined to put THOSE mice to work that day…

Read More

Take ME to Church?

From my earliest memories I have always loved exploring our local parish churches and having worked in many of the churches and chapels in and around the historic town of Malton in North Yorkshire – the opportunity to recreate MY world in 12th scale has finally been realised!

Read More

Sugar and Spice AND All Things Nice?

The last Sunday before Advent is known as ‘Stir Up Sunday’ as it is the traditional day for making a really delicious Christmas pudding and here at St M’s and as the scent of cinnamon and spice wafts through the air of this cold November morning – there’s a flurry of activity inside the parish hall along with the sound of a busy kettle and clashing pudding pans…

Read More