If you love blogging as much as I do, you also love to pick up any little tips where you can. Today I thought I'd share a few of my favourite plugins for Wordpress. I don't necessarily use these all at once, but I do come back to them for their specific needs... Let's go... Akismet - comment spam prevention for your blog. Always mark comments as SPAM before you delete them so you can teach the Akismet plugin to [more]
Floor Plan Friday: A home for acreage

Floor Plan Friday: A home for acreage

Hi there! Today I have a floor plan suited for those who have acreage. My family would LOVE acreage! One day maybe… Click on the image to enlarge it so you can see it better, or go here for a few variations on the ...

Around here lately…

Around here lately…

Howdy! How’s the school holidays so far? I’m only a couple of days in a we’re surviving them! Here’s what’s been happening around here: • Monday I decided to cull all of the wardrobes. I ...

A DIY project in planning

A DIY project in planning

Sponsored by Nuffnang and Masters. I have a lounge room in my house which is very unfinished. You know… the budget and indecisiveness went hand in hand… But we’ve been here 12 months and it’s time ...

FREE DESKTOP / IPHONE / IPAD WALLPAPER

FREE DESKTOP / IPHONE / IPAD WALLPAPER

Hiya! I’ve been thinking about this quote “Act as if!” for a few days, so I thought I would make it in to a wallpaper for you. Just a gentle reminder to go after what you want ipad iphone 5 iphone 4 ...

Stunning Sunday: Jen Hawkins’ home is for sale

Stunning Sunday: Jen Hawkins’ ho...

So…. wouldn’t you just love to have this home? Jen Hawkins is selling her HUGE pad situated in North Curl Curl, Sydney. “Perched above the ocean in an exclusive estate, the tri-level dream home boasts ...

One kitchen three ways with IKEA

One kitchen three ways with IKEA

Hi! Finally I get to reveal the video I made with IKEA a few weeks ago! It was a very exciting time for me and I was so grateful they asked me to do it. So, let me tell you about it… IKEA asked me to style one ...

Who will win The Block Fans vs Faves?

Who will win The Block Fans vs Faves?

Another season of The Block (Fans vs Faves) is coming to an end tonight. The houses were amazing. Budgets were about 4 times more than ours! I must admit I didn’t get to watch as much as I would have liked. But I ...

Have you figured out how life works yet?

Have you figured out how life works ye...

{image} This year, for me, has been better than last year. Last year felt like a bit of a waste, like a bit of a blur. It wasn’t intentional. 2013 just wasn’t my best. Here’s some random points on why I ...

Top Shopping Picks: Bed linen choices!

Top Shopping Picks: Bed linen choices!

Hi all! How are you this Monday morning? Feel like some new bed linen? For you, or for the kids? Last week I was sent 3 new press releases on bed linen and I just had to share them. So many great new styles and ideas! ...

Busy, stressed, unmotivated?

Busy, stressed, unmotivated?

Those 3 words… busy, stressed, unmotivated. Do you use those words in your daily life? Are they part of your general vocabulary? If you had to delete them from your vocabulary, could you?? I’ve been meaning ...

Floor Plan Friday: Outdoor kitchen anyone?

Floor Plan Friday: Outdoor kitchen any...

Hi there! I found this great floor plan (here) and instantly loved the outdoor kitchen and pizza oven area. Great space! I also really like the access from the garage in to the pantry and then the laundry is off to the ...

WIN a trip to VEGAS thanks to Ford Mustang

WIN a trip to VEGAS thanks to Ford Mus...

To celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Mustang, Ford is giving you the chance to win the ultimate trip to Vegas! (…loading) Click the video above ↑ It’s really easy to enter the competition, and already I can ...

A lovely kid turns 9 in my house today!

A lovely kid turns 9 in my house today...

Happy 9th Birthday to my gorgeous and sweet middle kid, Tex! Surely he’s older than 9, he seems like he’s been here forever! Yesterday we had a birthday party at a laser zone place, and today all he’s ...

Mum’s Taxi

Mum’s Taxi

This week was a bit of a blur… kids activities have had me running from one thing to the next. You know when you can’t really remember the days, but you just know they’ve been busy? I said to my husband ...