Monthly Archives: April 2012

treasure box 67 …

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 … now that the reality of autumn/winter rolling around this year is beginning […]

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megan’s quilt …

The colours are a little strong here, imagine them a little more pastel and vintage, and you’ll be on the right track …

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sharing recipes … banana muffins

[banana muffin recipe] Doesn’t this look yummy? There were some (slightly) over-ripe bananas on the kitchen bench this morning, just begging to be made into banana muffins, so that’s just what I did! I’ve shared the recipe here if you are interested; I can tell you that they are super easy to make, perfect if […]

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sharing books … game of thrones, by george r. r. martin

I’ve been hearing a little internet chatter about the TV series Game of Thrones for a little while now. I did my research and found out that it is based on a series of five books called A Song of Fire and Ice; this series has already been put up on the ‘classics shelf’, so […]

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my blurb experience …

Recently, I really enjoyed listening to Wendy from Studio Wendyzines, Steph, Katie, and Peppermint discussing printing photos and layouts on The Digi Show podcast. (Episode 27: Printing Questions Answered) Part of the discussion revolved around printing photo books, so I thought I would blog about my experience with Blurb. When I began scrapping in 2003, […]

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treasure box 66 …

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 … This week’s finds have an autumnal feel to them, as overnight the temperature plummeted, and […]

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sharing books … blood red road, by moira young

I saw someone mention Blood Red Road by Moira Young the other day on Facebook, and within three minutes I had it downloaded on my Kindle, and I was off and running. Great debut novel … sort of like Hunger Games but darker, with a strong female character. There is a sequel coming out towards […]

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25 series to read if you LOVE the hunger games!

I found this interesting blog post while catching up on my blogs this morning, and thought I would share. It is on a blog called two busy brunettes (love the blog name!) which you can find here. The post goes on to share a little about each book and compare/contrast similar elements in the books. […]

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treasure box 65 …

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 … This week’s finds have an Easter flavour … Find 1 … let’s begin with a […]

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sharing books … the reacher series, by lee child

[Lee Child’s website] I’ve been sitting on this series of books for a little while now, not quite sure whether I wanted to review them or not. Well, today is the day! I first heard about Lee Child while listening to a radio podcast, and started the series with book 1, Killing Floor. I was […]

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