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…

Beastie New Year 2019! CrawCrafts Beasties

Beastie New Year, Everybody!

Hey there Beastie friends! And a very happy new year to you from all of us here at Beastie Towers! 2019 has barely begun, but we're already super-excited at the prospect of a fresh shiny new year, all crammed with possibilities! And, looking back, 2018 was a pretty awesome twelve months. For starters, it was … Continue reading Beastie New Year, Everybody!

A Busy Beastie… And Her Best Friend!

Hello everybody, and welcome to the first proper BeastieBlog post of 2018! I hope you all got a bit of a break over the holidays - I know I certainly took advantage of the end-of-year lull to catch up on some sleep! But it's great to be back, and right now is actually one of … Continue reading A Busy Beastie… And Her Best Friend!

Paddy and Plunkett in Winter - CrawCrafts Beasties

A Monster New Year To You All!

Happy new year, everybody! 2017 was a pretty exciting year here at Beastie Towers - check out the review post I did a couple of weeks back, and you'll see what I mean! I'm hoping there's even more good stuff around the corner in 2018 for us, and for all of you out there too. … Continue reading A Monster New Year To You All!

Plan Your Life the Monster Way - CrawCrafts Beasties

Ch-Ch-Changes!

Hey there everybody! It's great to be back! We hope you all enjoyed the holiday season and that 2017 is treating you nicely so far. I don't know about you, but I'm not sure I'm ready for another year as eventful as 2016 was! Anyway, after rather a lot of this... ... We're excited to … Continue reading Ch-Ch-Changes!

Happy New Year!

Happy 2017, everybody! Thanks to everyone who visited us here on the BeastieBlog in 2016... Here's wishing all of you a year filled with fun, laughter and lots of monster adventures! We'll be back with some fresh Beastie fun in a couple of weeks... In the meantime, what have you planned for the new year? … Continue reading Happy New Year!

Calendar Time! CrawCrafts Beasties

Theeeey’re Heeeeere!

2017 Beastie calendars, that is! This year's calendar features all-new photos - for those of you who are proud owners of the 2016 version, there won't be any repeats in the coming year! Explorer Beastie is hogging the limelight as usual... ...But I snuck in a few of my favourite Beastie friends from the last … Continue reading Theeeey’re Heeeeere!

Grim Reaper Beastie in the Iveagh Gardens Maze - CrawCrafts Beasties

A Cheerful Start To The New Year…

Yippeeeeee! It's new Beastie time! And since I'm sure I'm not the only one who is still trying to get used to the transition from the old year to the new (anyone else out there steadfastly continuing to write 2015 dates on things? Because I am), who better to sweep away the clinging cobwebs of … Continue reading A Cheerful Start To The New Year…