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I write about all sorts of yummy things I create in the kitchen as well as my little projects, interior design, family, travel and the things I tinker with. I love to get comments on my blog. I'd love to hear from you. Sign up to get updates in your Inbox. I don't post every day so you won't be flooded with emails. Enjoy!

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Happy Easter 2020

Just a quick pop in today to see how you are all doing amid the chaos that is life right now. Please leave me a comment to let me know that my readers are all doing well or, if you’re not doing so good, let me know too as many I can help in some small way. It’s Easter this weekend!

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Carol Karl

April 9, 2020

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Five Tips for Staying Sane While Working From Home

New Zealand has now been in official complete lock down for 10 days and I’ve been meaning to write this post since day one (work has been crazy)! As I sit here in my beautiful house with my amazing family, I’m thinking about how my experience over the last ten years of working from home can help others, so I thought I’d share my tips:

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Carol Karl

April 2, 2020

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Hand Sanitizer and Zumba

This morning I went down to Moore Wilson to buy hand sanitizer. I have been meaning to make some, but I just haven’t had time ...

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Carol Karl

March 15, 2020

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Lockwood Renovation Part 7 - New Lights

I thought I’d share with you our new lights and talk a bit about the wiring in our 1970s Lockwood.

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Carol Karl

January 22, 2020

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2019 In Review

I can’t say that 2019 was a great year for me ...

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Carol Karl

January 1, 2020

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New Webflow Website, Yay!

We’ve been busy making lots of changes to my blog. After more than seven years on the same web hosting platform I decided to move away from Squarespace to Webflow. To celebrate, I’m giving away a $50 Amazon eGift card. Read on to see how you can win.

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Carol Karl

October 14, 2019

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The Real Reason for my Food Allergies - Part 2

CARBS! You may have read part 1 of my healing story - here’s the second piece of the puzzle.

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Carol Karl

February 28, 2019

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The Real Reason for my Food Allergies

Over the past few years I’ve had a tumultuous relationship with food. It seemed that every few months there was something else I couldn’t eat or gave me a stomach ache or a headache. This led me to alter my diet extensively ending in me being almost a vegan (I still ate chicken). With all this sacrifice, I was still feeling really crappy.

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Carol Karl

February 6, 2019

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Hello - it's been a while

I feel like I should say, “Forgive me for I have not blogged in almost two years”!

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Carol Karl

January 17, 2019

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How I Healed from Adrenal Fatigue

You will remember that back in June I told you that I had been diagnosed with adrenal fatigue. I was feeling pretty miserable really because shortly after I was told that part of my pain was being caused by a flare up of fibromyalgia. What great news!

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Carol Karl

January 30, 2017