We’ve had a busy week with a visit from my in laws and some Valentine’s Day celebrations. Since the start of February we’ve been doing this idea I saw on Pinterest – writing love notes to my family heart shaped pieces of paper and sticking them on either on the bedroom door or above our bed.… Continue reading Recipes and stitches
Another job we got done at the end of last year was a bit of work on our patio area. When we moved in there were two kidney-shaped garden beds at either end of the patio – while the greenery was a nice addition it did reduce the actual usable area on our patio by… Continue reading And here’s something we prepared earlier..
After an exhausting 2016, this year I’m determined to slow down a bit and make our week less scheduled with more time for the kids to play and just be. As well as saying ‘no’ more and limiting our extracurricular activities, I’m also limiting screen time during the school week. Today is our first Friday… Continue reading Slowing down
Sometimes I make things harder for my future self, other times I put in the hard yards ahead of time and make my life easier. I’ve really appreciated having put together my 28 day meal plan. We’re on our last week of our first month and so far I’m calling it a success – so… Continue reading 28 Day Meal Plan
Our chickens should be approximately 20 weeks this friday so we’re expecting eggs any old day now! They are big girls now but unfortunately our original four has become three – one of the chicks was most definitely a rooster. He is a very handsome boy with some gorgeous colouring and has been rehomed to… Continue reading Chicken update
There’s a few little reno jobs that we’ve needed to do since we bought our home three months ago. We don’t want to do too much at this stage, and honestly we don’t have to – everything is in good condition and we do have two young children who will wreak havoc on our home… Continue reading Laundry room upgrade
I think I mentioned in an earlier post that I took advantage of a renovation sale our local newsagency was having to stock up on greeting cards for the rest of the year. I’m currently going through the clutter hotspot that used to be my desk. I’d already forgotten the intended recipient for half the… Continue reading Cards and further adventures in organising my life