Best of DIY Link Party

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Welcome to the Best of DIY link party.     I’m thrilled to be included in this amazing line up of talented DIY bloggers. There are 27 bloggers co-hosting this link party, which is great news for you. Link up your DIY projects and they will appear on all 27 blogs… that’s lots … [Read more...]

Shabbilicious Friday link party

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Welcome to…   This is the place we come to each week to share all that is ‘Shabbilicious’ This includes anything pretty like romantic cottage, farmhouse, shabby chic transformations, decorating & DIY, room reveals, vintage finds, French inspired loveliness, yummy recipes . . . … [Read more...]

My top 5 sweet treats

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Doesn’t every mum have her special quick and easy GO-TO recipes! Well… if she likes to bake she does.     I’m never short on recipes and actually like to make a big variety of things… BUT, there are times when I need to make something in a hurry and I know these recipes are … [Read more...]

#BestofDIY

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As you know, I’m all about… ‘Putting the homemade and home baked back into everyday living’.     I prefer the old fashioned approach to cooking and making a home… And if I can make something myself, I definitely will.   So I’m honored to be joining with 27 DIY … [Read more...]

The Perfectly Imperfect World of Tilda

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My Tilda Boutique at Woodberry Designs is literally brimming with new stock. Ohhh….. I’ve had great pleasure unpacking it all…. and having a little play… trying out a few things before its release. Hmm… just one of the perks of stocking this gorgeous range I suppose [wink].   … [Read more...]

Shabbilicious Friday Link Party

2013 Shab Friday logo

Welcome to…   This is the place we come to each week to share all that is ‘Shabbilicious’ This includes anything pretty like romantic cottage, farmhouse, shabby chic transformations, decorating & DIY, room reveals, vintage finds, French inspired loveliness, yummy recipes . . . … [Read more...]

A big dose of French inspiration

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For some time now I have followed Anita’s fabulous blogging journey. Anita is the founding editor of Cedar Hill Farmhouse.     She is a photographer, author, magazine contributor, regular Houzz.com contributor, and lover of all things French. Her blog Cedar Hill is about simple … [Read more...]

Shabbilicious Friday Link Party

2013 Shab Friday logo

Welcome to… This is the place we come to each week to share all that is ‘Shabbilicious’ This includes anything pretty like romantic cottage, farmhouse, shabby chic transformations, decorating & DIY, room reveals, vintage finds, French inspired loveliness, yummy recipes . . . or … [Read more...]

Thank you friend…

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Sometimes… we just need a little reminder to say thank you to our friends.     Like everyone, I’ve collected many friends over the years. I have friends from pre-school, school years, my teens…. shared friends, mummy friends and work friends. Some friends I see often and … [Read more...]

How to make a vintage embroidery floss organiser

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Sewers are always coming up with new ways to store their embroidery floss. I’ve seen a variety of cards, plastic holders and novelty items that you can attach your floss to. But I wanted something that reflected my style and taste…. Something a little more… vintage.     First … [Read more...]