My new fav movie – It’s Complicated

I went to the movies on Monday night with my lovely sister-in-law. It was just the perfect evening, so nice to get out at night. My local movie theatre is a beautiful old art deco cinema, which makes the movie experience all the more pleasant! Much nicer than going to a big noisy complex. Image… Read More

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Happy Australia Day

Max Dupain – Sunbaker via here Happy Australia Day everyone!I hope you have a wonderful day and enjoy the time off with family and friends. In celebration I’ve put together a small selection, which is my take on the quintessential Aussie artists to celebrate our beautiful country! Enjoy! Margaret Preston – Corner of Mosman Bay… Read More

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My every day objects

I thought I’d do something a bit different for today’s post and put together a grouping the things which I use every day and have become my routine. It’s actually an interesting exercise to do. Stop and think what would be on your ‘every day’ list… By Admin | Filed under Uncategorized | Tags: About… Read More

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Craft Project: Bunting

I made bunting for William’s room with the left over Alexander Henry ‘Juicy Jungle’ fabric and some navy and white striped fabric I had left over from sewing Will’s nursery decor.The photos aren’t great sorry but you get the picture. I wanted something to jazz up that wall and the bunting sits nicely above the… Read More

Start of the collection

Aren’t they gorgeous?!? Since I saw the post over at Design*Sponge about the new Penguin Clothbound Classics I have been looking out for them to arrive here in Australia. I love the look and feel of a clothbound book and I think the cover designs are a perfect blend of old and new. I spotted… Read More

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My cat Minky…

Introducing my fluff ball of a kitty cat ‘Minky‘. Here’s a bit of history on Minky: He’s a pure breed Blue Point Ragdoll breed. His birthday is the 19th Sept like me! He is 2 years old. He was my surrogate baby who got smothered with love… until William was born. He was then cast… Read More

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Ceviche Delights

We had some friends stay over the weekend who are travelling around Australia at the moment. Fabbyy who is from Ecuador showed me how to make Ceviche for dinner! Yum! Hubby and I have both had Ceviche once before, over 10 years ago and the flavour and freshness was still etched in our minds. So… Read More

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Kitchen Blind

Image via here I’ve been thinking of making a roman blind for our kitchen window. I’ve never made a blind before but I’d like to try. We have no curtains or blinds or anything on the window at the moment and never have… because when we moved in we immediately took down the old fashioned… Read More

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