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Knit August Nights 2017

Knit August Nights 2017

I was recently lucky enough to travel to Napier in the north island of New Zealand to attend the Knit August Nights 2017 (KAN)…

2016 Year in Review

A belated Happy New Year to you all! I’ve had a nice break from the blog over Christmas when life just got a bit…

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Swimmers, Togs, Cozzies, Speedos

Swimmers, Togs, Cozzies, Speedos – what do you call them? I grew up calling them cozzies, but find that my kid call them swimmers,…

How To Make A Teacup Garden

For a busy Mum like me, succulents make the perfect plants to have as they can grow practically anywhere and they don’t need much…

Spotlight National Craft Month

Spotlight National Craft Month

April is National Craft Month at Spotlight and I had the exciting opportunity to go on live TV today on the Studio 10 show…

Madame Tussauds Sydney

Yep just opening up about my life with Oprah on her show. Nothing major! She wanted to know where my blog was going, what exciting…

2015 Year In Review

Happy New Year! Here is my yearly collage of top posts from the year. It’s amazing to have 6 of these up on my…

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The Magic Of Three Sisters

The Blue Mountains was a place of childhood dreamtime for me. We camped there so often and played boats with little wooden sticks running…

Ford Titanium Everest

My Everest-Size Challenge

What’s a craft mad blogger to do when you’re given the keys to a brand spanking new Ford Everest Titanium 4×4 that’s just arrived in…

My Favourite Job In The World

To Whom It May Concern, Dear Sir/Madam, RE: FULL-TIME JOB POSITION Please find below my resume for the full-time position of Mum. I feel I’d…

Clucky?

I think I’m one of those people who will always be clucky. I love kids, always have and always will. They bring out the…

The Craft Sessions 2015

The last couple of months have been kind of hectic. The downside of having 4 kids presents itself in winter when one person after…

My Secret (About My Parents!)

Today I’m revealing a secret I’ve kept from my blog. Close friends and family know, however it’s not something I’ve really wanted to share……

Etsy Creative Courage Challenge

Have you always thought about opening an Etsy store? I know I have however something has always stopped me. Maybe it was because I…

My Childhood On Skates

I was never a team sport kinda girl and only briefly tried gymnastics and ballet. Skating was my thing. Picture Torvil & Dean, minus…