Finding Time for Little Adventures

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*This post is part of the #FordThinking Challenge for #Voicesof2015 I have always loved a long drive. I think it's the fact that I live about an hour away from the city. It was an hour in the car to Uni, 90 minutes to my first corporate job. I love that you can settle in with your music playing and do a little car dancing on your way to wherever it is you're headed. Last week … [Read more...]

5 Things… You Might Like to Make

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Hello! Happy Saturday! It's time for my 5 Things again and this week is the 5th Saturday in the month, so I have a special round up from the internet for you this week with: things you might like to make! In this I'll be sharing some fun things that you might like to try your hand at! Apple Fritters These look delicious and they look fun to make too! Find the recipe … [Read more...]

Gorgeous Homewares Supporting a Great Cause

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*I am a blog ambassador for Oxfam Australia A little while back I was invited with some other bloggers to hear about what Oxfam Australia do and the different parts of their organisation. I have known that Oxfam have been around for a long time, but I didn't really know about all that they do. One area that really caught my eye, was how they work with fair trade organisations … [Read more...]

6 Sweet Storage Baskets for Keeping Things Neat

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Life is messy and sometimes we don't have a lot of time or energy to get things feeling neat and tidy again. That's where I think storage baskets really come into their own. They are practical, often cute, and make tidying up as quick as tossing things in them. They are great for dirty laundry, toys, blankets and cushions and whatever you can think of! Here are 6 sweet ones … [Read more...]

5 Things… That Make Awesome Gifts

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Hello! Happy Saturday! It's time for some more awesome gifts that are perfect for almost any occasion! Here's 5 things I'm loving this month! Australian Destination Poster I love this poster series of Aussie destinations! Perfect for someone who loves their city or someone who fell in love with a city far from home. This is the Fremantle Poster. Find it here Ocean Mug … [Read more...]

Mini Makeover: Make Your Own Pineapple and Strawberry Bowls (Giveaway – Closed)

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* Post Sponsored by Spotlight. With the tutti fruity theme selected for my upcoming birthday, I have been thinking of more practical and fun ways to keep the theme going and have some fun crafting too. I had this cool idea to make some fruity bowls that can be used on the day and for a long time after! I decided that pineapples and strawberries would make fun designs and … [Read more...]

How to Make the Most of a Bargain Price Without Buying What You Don’t Need

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There can be a real temptation to go crazy with buying the pretty things when you see them on sale, simply because the price seems irresistible. Homewares are a weakness of mine and it can be tempting to justify to myself that the pretty pie dish will come in handy one day. But in reality, I don't make pies, so I don't really need it right now (even if it is 70% off). Here are … [Read more...]

5 Things… I’ve Enjoyed Reading Lately

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Hello! Happy Saturday! It's time for '5 Things' again and this week it's time for me to share more of the cool things I've been reading lately. This month it's a mix of online reads and books (that might be a little left of field). Here they are: This piece about a woman who started her own successful outdoor adventure company. A children's book called The Day the … [Read more...]

How Slow Living Became Important to Me

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In 2008 I moved back to Australia after living and studying in Scotland on exchange. I was 22 and I was incredibly ambitious. I was on a mission whilst I was over there to improve my job prospects and to be well on the fast track to the traditional "good life". I wanted a Bally handbag on my arm by 30. (Those handbags are still beautiful, but not on my wishlist … [Read more...]

Organisation Challenge: 10 Challenge Round Up

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The organisation challenge is back this month but with a twist! This time I'm re-sharing the 10 challenges that I've shared in the past so that you can tackle the one that you need to (or want to) do the most! Here they are for you! How to Organise Your Computer Files One Drawer, One Shelf, One Flat Surface Frame Your Art and Photos Use Your Hidden Storage The … [Read more...]

5 Things… I’m Coveting for My Home

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Hello! Happy Saturday! I'm back with my 5 Things that I'm coveting for my home this month! For those that are new, this is where I share some cool finds that I don't own but would love for my home. Here they are for this month! Cute Towels These are just so fun and would brighten the bathroom! Find them here Bear Oven Mitts I don't own any oven mitts and I've been on … [Read more...]

Mini Makeover: Make Your Own Fruity Coasters

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Now that I've revealed my tutti fruity party theme, I thought I'd share one of the projects I'm doing for the party! Yay crafting! One simple way to add to a fruity theme is to make some fruity coasters. They're fun to make and pretty straight forward! This tutorial includes instructions for Lemons, Limes, Oranges, Kiwi Fruit and Watermelons. It's helping this wintery week feel … [Read more...]