The start of my journey to crochet 100 poppies to donate to the Australian War Memorial's installation of 60 000
I’ll admit I was skeptical but little Lottie and I gave it a shot and now we are drowning in cookies! We got over 100 cookies and there is still a good chunk of dough left in the freezer. We went with Lottie’s favourite chic chip for this first batch but with Christmas coming up... Continue Reading →
Lake Bumbunga in Lochiel, SA is a pink salt lake located 2 hours drive north of Adelaide or 40 mins west of Clare. It is surreal and beautiful and a brilliant place to visit.
We're slowly but surely acting on our plan to explore more of Australia. Hubby & I have seen 7 out of 8 states/territories but we want to explore them all again as a family. We've taken Lottie to 4 so far.
I thought it would take a few tries to find a colour combination I was happy with but I actually love how my first attempt turned out. I used Sewrella's Parker baby hat pattern and the colours fit perfectly.
Our makeover of a second hand freebie into a beautiful, stylish kids kitchen for our mini Masterchef is complete!
These gorgeous crochet hooks are just begging to make something beautiful. My work in progress is a scarf to match Lottie's winter beanie. But I'll like to tackle something new. Maybe something more decorative and delicate or maybe a big project like Sophie's Universe. Has anyone made one?
I've been reading the Ruby Red Shoes books to little Lottie and we absolutely love the beautiful description of Ruby's cost caravan. Cups of tea, books to read and cozy blankets to cuddle up in. It really reminds me of the atmosphere I try to create in our home with lots of cushions, books, handmade... Continue Reading →