Today’s tutorial is for the knitters among you. Now before you switch off because you’re not a knitter, you might find this one interesting.
May 5, 2022
It’s no secret that my daughter loves unicorns. In fact, we call her house the unicorn museum.
August 19, 2021
Happy weekend my friend! Now that mid-winter Christmas is over and the days are starting to get longer, it feels like spring might just be on the way.
July 31, 2021
Happy weekend my friend! This week I did my first ever live jewellery workshop.
July 24, 2021
When we first moved to Canada one question I was asked all the time that shocked me was, ‘What’s it like to celebrate Christmas in July?”
July 22, 2021
Happy weekend my friend! And what a weekend it is! As I sit at my desk the wind is howling and the rain is pelting.
July 17, 2021
Do you want to know my dirty little secret? I’m going to be sharing it with you today.
July 15, 2021
Happy weekend my friend! I spent yesterday painting some chairs. They aren’t ready to reveal yet but I’m aiming to have them ready for next week.
July 3, 2021
Our school year in New Zealand is broken up into four terms and the July school holidays start next week.
July 1, 2021
Happy weekend my friend! Red in the morning, shepherd’s warning! I woke up this morning to this beautiful sky so I couldn’t help but share it with you.
May 8, 2021
I’m so excited. I’ve been asked to participate in my first ever DIY challenge! It’s a summer porch makeover.
April 22, 2021
Happy weekend my friend! Here’s some random thoughts on a chilly autumn morning.
April 17, 2021
Happy weekend my friend! Yay! Even though it’s been a short week, it feels like it’s taken forever – maybe that’s because we switched back from daylight savings.
April 10, 2021
Happy Easter my friend! So how do we celebrate Easter in New Zealand?
April 2, 2021
When I first started making jewellery there was one thing that tripped me up every time.
March 30, 2021
It’s a stunning autumn day here in Wellington, New Zealand. I’m off to the Wellington Botanic Gardens. Do you want to come?
March 27, 2021
Today we are going visiting! With all that’s been happening, it’s been a long time since I visited my sister, Dawn.
March 20, 2021
Is your house trying to be a supermodel? I know that’s a weird thing to ask but bear with me.
March 18, 2021
In today’s virtual holiday we are visiting a very special place – The Looking Glass Garden in Te Puke (pronounced teh-pook-eh) which is themed on Lewis Carroll’s Alice in Wonderland storybook.
March 13, 2021
Happy Sunday (or Saturday) depending on where in the World you are!
February 20, 2021
People who don’t make jewellery often think it’s really complicated – and sometimes it is.
February 17, 2021
Do you have any special plans for Valentine’s Day?
February 13, 2021
Even though I’ve never done this before, this year I decided that it was a good idea.
February 8, 2021
What a weird week it’s been! We have winter like weather with highs of only 14 degrees celsius. I’m not sure what happened to the wonderful summer weather I was spouting about last week!
January 23, 2021
Happy New Year! I know I’m just a few days late and I hope you can forgive me.
January 11, 2021
I completed this project last week in a rush. After making the napkin rings I decided that I wanted my table to be special this year so I needed to up my game.
December 22, 2020
Isn’t this month just flying by! I feel like it was the first just yesterday and now we are staring Christmas in the face.
December 19, 2020
This project started because I was invited to participate in a Christmas Challenge where I was required to make something new out of something old.
December 16, 2020
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