Monthly Archives: January 2011

Etsy goodies …

I must admit to being an Etsy fan … and I’ve made a few Etsy sellers happy lately! 😉 It is just such a beautiful site to visit, and oh so creative! Here is a gorgeous Treasury I came across while surfing today … I think I could quite happily purchase most of what you […]

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simple life: digital receipts

Let’s get it out front … I go down rabbit holes. You know how it is … I see something, and it sounds like a fabulous idea. Then I see something else, and that looks pretty good. And then something else comes along … and I embrace it all! This last week, the floods up […]

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Treasure Box 21

This is my little weekly post called Treasure Box, where I share photos and links to interesting finds I have come across as I surf, just bits and pieces that catch my attention. You might find them fun too … Find 1 … these would make a beautiful statement on a sideboard or on a table. […]

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Running? Seriously?

We have serious runners at our house … We also have the ‘not so serious’ runners too … which ones do you think are having the most fun? The girl and her dad are in training for a 5 km run … the boy and his cousin thought it would be fun to sprint to […]

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You always have time to do the things you want to do …

No. Wait. That’s not actually true, I’ve discovered. Once upon a time, many years ago, I would have people say to me, ‘Oh, you’re so lucky to have time to do the crafty things you like doing. I wish I had time to do things like that!’ And I would look at them in a […]

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Treasure Box 20

This is my little weekly post called Treasure Box, where I share photos and links to interesting finds I have come across as I surf, just bits and pieces that catch my attention. You might find them fun too … Find 1 … Photoshop fridge magnets; I need some of these on my fridge. [available […]

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Three things …

[Credit: paper from [whimsy plus] paper pack, by [ksharonkdesigns]. Font: My Underwood … ]

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Teenagers and tidiness …

Let’s start upfront with I don’t have any … tidy teenagers, that is! I wish I did, but I don’t. I bought the girl this book for Christmas, but I doubt that it will have any real effect on her ‘bedroom lifestyle’. I heard loud snorting at one stage as she was pretending to read […]

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Treasure Box 19

This is my little weekly post called Treasure Box, where I share photos and links to  interesting finds I have come across as I surf, just bits and pieces that catch my attention. You might find them fun too … Find 1 … I came upon a beautiful handmade journal on Jennifer Johner’s blog this […]

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Hi ho, hi ho …

Yes, it’s back to work I go! The girl and I celebrated my last day of holidays by exploring a new, very big shopping centre we had only visited once before and found some lovely new shops. I am totally in love with a stationery shop called Typo [the website doesn’t really do it justice, […]

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Treasure Box 18

This is my little weekly post called Treasure Box, where I share photos and links to interesting finds I have come across as I surf, just bits and pieces that catch my attention. You might find them fun too … Find 1 … next year I am going to start Christmas early! (Does any of […]

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sharing recipes … mississippi mud cake

I had plans to make this luscious dessert for New Years’ Eve, but somehow time got away from me, and I had to make it this afternoon. Anyone who knows me well, knows that I don’t do much cooking … it’s almost painful for me! But when the end result is Mississippi Mud Cake, I’m […]

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