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Outstanding Blogger Award

Oh looky! We got an award!Thanks to Pedro at worldwidepedrol.com for nominating us! Now, it's been a while since I did an awards post, but I happen to know a pair of attention-hungry woolly monsters who would LOVE to tell you a little more about themselves. So, here are Pedro's award questions - take it … Continue reading Outstanding Blogger Award

Perseverance Panorama - Paddy and Plunkett

Paddy, Plunkett and a Little Perseverance

Hello everyone! I hope you're having a good week. I've been suuuuper busy... Expect to be meeting some new Beasties very soon, once they all get to where they need to go! In the meantime, Paddy and Plunkett have spent the last few days trying to choose where to visit next. They're taking all this … Continue reading Paddy, Plunkett and a Little Perseverance

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Paddy, Plunkett and some Ancient Stones

Hello Beastie friends! Are you ready to go globetrotting again with Paddy and Plunkett? I hope so... Because stone the crows, this week's destination rocks! Yes, it's a pretty easy guess this time! Through the miracle of computer wizardry, Plunkett has managed to transport himself and Paddy into the heart of one of the most … Continue reading Paddy, Plunkett and some Ancient Stones

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Where in the World are Paddy and Plunkett?

Hello everyone! Wow, it's been a busy week for me... So it was such a relief to find out that Plunkett had been messing around with photos on the computer again. Thanks Plunkett, you've saved Tuesday's blog post! He and Paddy thought it might be fun to place themselves somewhere far-flung and interesting, and see … Continue reading Where in the World are Paddy and Plunkett?

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Adventuring in Lockdown

Hello there Beastie friends! And welcome to February... Spring is now juuuust around the corner, right? And with days lengthening and daffodils and snowdrops starting to poke their way through the earth, is it possible that the lockdown is thawing out a bit too? Paddy certainly thinks so. "Camera, car keys, a box of travel … Continue reading Adventuring in Lockdown

View From Beastie Towers in the Snow - H Crawford/CrawCrafts Beasties

New Year? Snow Way!

It's the first BeastieBlog of 2021... Happy new year, everybody! And although this first week of January didn't bring a whole lot of good news on the pandemic front, in some parts of the island of Ireland it did bring something a little unusual - SNOW! And some of it fell in the back garden … Continue reading New Year? Snow Way!

Paddy and Plunkett in Winter - CrawCrafts Beasties

We wish you a Merry Beastmas…

... And a monster new year! Wow, it's been a bit of a crazy one, hasn't it? I'm sure many of us will be glad to file away our (barely-used) 2020 calendars, and get stuck into a fresh shiny year! Here's wishing you all a very happy holiday season, whatever you're doing and wherever you … Continue reading We wish you a Merry Beastmas…

Paddy and Plunkett – The Hunt for Red October

Hello Beastie friends! I hope you all had a spooktacular Hallowe'en! We've been busily stitching away here in Beastie Towers, so it's lucky for you that Paddy and Plunkett have been in touch... Otherwise you would have been treated to a series of pictures of me at my craft table today. After their recent adventures … Continue reading Paddy and Plunkett – The Hunt for Red October

Paddy and Plunkett on the rocks - H Crawford/CrawCrafts Beasties

Tales of the Giant’s Causeway, with Paddy and Plunkett

Hello everyone! Well, last week I promised you a visit to one of County Antrim's most famous landmarks... And here we are! Plunkett is especially excited - this attraction does have a very geological slant. He's just spotted it there in the distance... The Giant's Causeway! Time to rush over for a closer peek. "Look … Continue reading Tales of the Giant’s Causeway, with Paddy and Plunkett

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Beside the Seaside on the North Antrim Coast

Hello Beastie friends, and welcome back to the beautiful North Antrim Coast! Where's that? Right here... Although we are gradually working our way north from the red arrow, and we're currently hanging out on the flat area just below that little offshore island. Adventurous Beasties Paddy and Plunkett have been touring this scenic part of … Continue reading Beside the Seaside on the North Antrim Coast