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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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My Real Life

It’s Saturday and another painting day for me. This week, I’m so excited to be painting my kitchen and living room ceiling.

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Carol Karl

September 26, 2020

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How to Clean Your Kitchen in Under 15 Minutes

I was chatting (virtually) with my friend Chas the other day about how we use alcohol to clean our homes. This got me thinking as I’m often asked how I keep my kitchen so clean. This question always surprises me because I really don’t spend a lot of time cleaning my kitchen, and it’s certainly not spotless all the time.

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Carol Karl

September 23, 2020

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Exciting News!

If you follow me on Instagram or Facebook, you may have a wee inkling of what I’m about to tell you.

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Carol Karl

September 2, 2020

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21 Stunning Spring Finds

As I sit in my office with the sun streaming in, I’m being optimistic that spring is on its way ...

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Carol Karl

August 26, 2020

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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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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