Where are We? H Crawford/CrawCrafts Beasties

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

Boys on Tour - Where are Paddy and Plunkett? CrawCrafts Beasties

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?

Techie Plunkett - H Crawford/CrawCrafts Beasties

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

Beastie-Sized Cookie and Sandwich, by CrawCrafts Beasties

Food for Thought…

Hello there everyone! Well, I hope you're hungry, because this week's post is all about FOOD! I was set on this train of thought by last week's post, which started off with a picture of Explorer Beastie tucking into a human-sized breakfast. MY human-sized breakfast, I might add... And it appears that I'm not the … Continue reading Food for Thought…

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!

Beastie Calendar 2021 - Cover - CrawCrafts Beasties

New Year, New Calendar!

Hurrah! 2020 has been a heckuva year, but we're down to the last couple of days now AT LAST! So might it maybe be a good time to start looking to the future? I thought so, and that's why I sat down today to comb through my Beastie photo archives and put together an all-new … Continue reading New Year, New Calendar!

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…

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It’s that time again…

Oh, it's snuck up on me (and possibly all of you as well) a bit this year! But with the evenings getting darker, trees suddenly looking bare and the odd set of fairy lights appearing in windows around town, there's no denying it - the end of the year is fast approaching. And that means... … Continue reading It’s that time again…