Thankfully, Easter is still a little way off. But I wanted to make a few of these now so there was no rush later. I keep seeing lovely ribbons in the stores and can’t resist using them in these projects. They are made using a felt base in the shape of an egg. I [...]
No sewing in this post! Totally holiday snaps. We had a lovely family holiday at Edrom Lodge near Eden, on the south coast of NSW. Our extended family booked out the whole lodge and had a wonderful Christmas together. The grounds were beautiful and we had a short walk over the lawn to reach the [...]
I had a quick trip to Spotlight yesterday for a small number of purchases, and left with a smile after discovering a little discount, which I thought I must pass on. Spotlight has its own magazine, Get Creative, which costs 99c. On the back there is a $10 discount coupon on sales over $20. So [...]
While I was outside raking up leaves today, these two cheeky cockatoos just sat in the tree next to me. They were not at all bothered by having me near. I was able to make these tooth fairy pillows for our grand children while we were away. I hope they are not in a [...]
We are back from a lovely month in Pennsylvania where we enjoyed family and warm sunny weather. Most of our trip was to spend family time together, but we did get to play tourist on a few occasions. That included seeing the sights of Philadelphia and Baltimore, trying a range of restaurants and of course [...]
Happy Australia Day. How about a day at the beach? And BBQ? Sit under one of these? (Photo credit : Paula McManus) Have a wonderful Australia Day!
A New Year awaits. How exciting! Happy New Year and best wishes for a wonderful 2012. Any new year resolutions … do as much as I can and enjoy every moment! Cheers.
Now that Spring has arrived we are having a chance to enjoy a little sunshine. It’s a perfect day to join Melody at The House On The Side Of The Hill for her Teddy Bear’s Picnic. We have to take the opportunity to enjoy the sun before the weather turns. I made this bear when [...]
All has returned to some sort of normal here after the craziness and fun of guest posting with Madame Samm. I would like to say a very BIG thank you to all the wonderful people who visited my blog, became followers and left comments. I hope I have replied to all. I am now enjoying [...]keep looking »