Last week I published a post, to say that my husband is taking part in a 24hr live gaming challenge, raising money for Macmillan. He’s now a little over 8 hours in to the session, and is still streaming LIVE!!
You can view his live stream HERE. You do not need to register to watch, but you will need to register / log in to chat!
He’s been broadcasting from midnight, and will continue live streaming until midnight tonight…
The Just Giving page for donations is HERE. Please consider making a donation to this great charity. Even if you can only give a pound / dollar – it all goes a long way.
It’s my “baby” cousins’ 18th birthday party tomorrow. I say “baby”, as she is the youngest “cousin” in my generation. It’s shocking… She’s certainly not a baba any more!!
Anyway, as she is an avid gamer, she’s hosting a fancy dress party with “gaming” as the theme.
My son (3 yrs old) wanted to go as one of the Avengers, which there are plenty of games that have the Avengers in them, but I wanted something a little more original. Buying a costume is always easier, so I set myself up with a HUGE challenge (well, it was for me…), to make him a costume of one of his favourite Minecraft characters.
This is what he looks like in the game…
This is what he looks like as a plush toy…
And this is my personal take on one…
So now I’m going to rightly “blow my own trumpet” and say that I am overly proud (isn’t that a Sin?) of my creation. I made my own pattern, cut everything out, sewn everything together… Eek! I’m so chuffed, ha ha.
Now, some of you may be thinking “why is she so proud of that?”. Well, let me tell you… Before this little project, the most I have ever created on the sewing machine before, was a “traders’ apron”, and I thought that was fab!
Thoughts / comments welcome x