the clean up continues...

the clean up continues…

Slowly, the debris from 12 months of using my studio as a storage room is peeling away. Piles of unhomed “bits” sit in the loungeroom,…

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dolls quilt swap.

dolls quilt swap.

I opened the door, and the tube I hadn’t noticed rolled gently toward me. Could it be? I picked it up, spinning it until the…

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Right now. The Senses Edition.

Right now. The Senses Edition.

I am… …watching a baby girl as she dozes fitfully in my arms (darn winter bugs and their boogers) ….listening to my husband working on…

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reduce reuse recycle

reduce reuse recycle

I had a tunic top I loved. A soft, light cotton fabric, hot pink in colour, it was my summer staple. Until the elastic gave…

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it's a wrap

it’s a wrap

My biggest little boy has been at preschool a while now, and he loves to take a wrap for his lunch. Every school day, I’d…

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Ribbon Board. In Ten Easy Steps.

Ribbon Board. In Ten Easy Steps.

Step One. Walk into your daughter’s room and stare at the jumble of clips in dismay. Step Two. Go to office, collect disused photo frame,…

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quilt progress

quilt progress

I started on some quilts for the boys. Two jewelled square bed toppers, with matching doona covers. But 6 blocks in, and I was over…

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Nom nom nom

Nom nom nom

The house explodes with laughter and the clatter of shoes and bags as we arrive home from the preschool pick-up. The fruit platter soon demolished,…

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Puppet Show

Puppet Show

I am so behind in blogging this, that my little baby girl no longer fits them to model for photos! This is a cute little…

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