You know me, not even my Christmas tree is immune from typography influences. You will need: scrabble tiles power drill with fine bit metal skewer thread needle Instructions: 1. Make a small pilot hole with the metal skewer in the top of each...
For a few years I’ve been a productivity nut. Hack this! Automate that! Become more productive so you can squeeze ever more things into your day! All the GTD in the world was still leaving me feel no more accomplished at...
house before

New house first look!

I’ve had this post waiting in the wings for a while. I took some photos at the new house when we met the agent there to sign some paperwork a few weeks ago. I didn’t want to publish anything until...
Empty lounge before

Moving tips

Moving in day 2008 When The Man and I moved into our townhouse, we were both coming straight from living with our parents. Naturally, apart from our bedroom furniture and personal items, we didn’t have a lot to move. Six years...
cherry blossoms by Atypical Type A

Lately

I’ve been trying to write this post for weeks. I’m not generally a fan of bloggers apologising for absences. But I do feel in this case that at the very least an explanation is warranted. I have mentioned here or on...
When The Man and I were first discussing our overseas trip (eons ago), we first needed to narrow down where in Europe we wanted to visit. Since I pretty much wanted to go, um, everywhere, we decided to concentrate on...
Craft tools and supplies illustration by Block Party Prints You, there! Put down the Mod Podge for a minute. We need to talk. It started with Etsy and the rise of the handmade movement. Suddenly the hipster kids were knitting and homemade...

Shopping in Sydney

After The Man and I had our (mostly) fun weekend in Sydney, I stuck around for another couple of days to attend the wedding industry event Project Innovate and to meet a couple of my lovely stockists over there. Yes I do have...

Sydney

Okay! So this post has been a long time coming. As you know I went to Sydney a few weeks ago. I hit the ground running with work when I got back and it took me a while to...
Alicia & Ryan wedding

Two years

Luke Simon Photography Our recent trip to Sydney was to celebrate our second anniversary. Sadly the special dinner we had planned didn’t eventuate as just as we were about to leave I became violently ill. I will spare you the...