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I’m bouncing back…

I’m bouncing back…

Hi there! Thanks for popping in… I just thought I’d give you a run down on my latest medical woes… well, I have a lot of crohn’s followers and I’m an over-sharer, so I am happy to take the good with the bad.. that’s just life! But if you prefer house plans and pretty things, I’llContinue reading →

Fun on the weekend at the footy

Fun on the weekend at the footy

The sun was shining, but it was very chilly in Canberra on the weekend! We only live about 2 and a half hours away from Canberra and it’s such an easy drive, so we spent Easter Sunday doing what my boys love – watching footy! So disappointed Storm lost. Robbed, robbed, robbed… Hope you hadContinue reading →

Add a cage light to the bedroom: 7 styles

Add a cage light to the bedroom: 7 styles

Remember we made a pallet bedhead for my son’s room? Well, I finally got around to adding this cage light to it. I’ve had the light for ages. It’s actually from a hardware store and it’s supposed to be used for camping or something. The cage was silver but I spray painted it yellow… IContinue reading →

Stunning Sunday: A Bluestone Villa in South Australia

Stunning Sunday: A Bluestone Villa in South Australia

Hello there! Welcome to another edition of Stunning Sunday. I found this Bluestone Villa for sale in College Park, Adelaide, South Australia. Isn’t she fine? “With beautifully preserved classic features including polished timber floor boards, lofty ceilings and open fire places, this character residence is complimented by a sympathetic gallery sized casual living and entertainingContinue reading →

12 WordPress Plugins I can’t live without

12 WordPress Plugins I can’t live without

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…Continue reading →

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 plan. I’m in love what the front verandah and the kitchenContinue reading →

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 have 3 boys so the clothes get handed around a bit. But there is always a size that doesn’t fitContinue reading →

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 to get a wriggle on with these projects! I have wanted to put 2 floating shelves under the tvContinue reading →

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 desktop 1900 x 1200 desktop 1280 x 1024 desktop 2650 x 1440 Image (best forContinue reading →

Stunning Sunday: Jen Hawkins’ home is for sale

Stunning Sunday: Jen Hawkins’ home is for sale

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 five bedrooms, a heated pool, a home cinema and — as befitting an international megamodel — a wardrobe the sizeContinue reading →

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 kitchen three ways. I had to comeContinue reading →

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 always kept up with what was going on. I’ve really loved someContinue reading →