Archive - May - 2014
Make your own Seeded Mustard

Make your own Seeded Mustardfeatured

Who doesn’t like mustard?! I mean talk about flavour country! I’ve never thought about making my own mustard before but when I read some of the ingredients (preservative city!) I though how hard can it be really? Answer: not very hard at all, just a bit of time and some elbow grease or one of Read more

Black Magic Woman

Black Magic Womanfeatured

I can’t and won’t stop loving all this Stevie Nicks/boho/gothic wonderful fashion floating around at the moment. Or as I like to call it the Black Magic Woman ensemble. Now, I know what you’re thinking – Stevie Nicks wasn’t even in the band when they did that song. And to you I say, shhhudddup! Here’s Read more

Movie of the week: Drinking Buddies

Movie of the week: Drinking Buddiesfeatured

Hey Guys, So, I’m introducing a new column to the blog today and its something I can get quite passionate about so bare with. Now, for those who know me, will know that I go to the movies  A LOT, probably about once a week. But I also like watching a lot of movies and Read more

Let’s Make an Infinity Scarf!

Let’s Make an Infinity Scarf!featured

Said Erin. It will be easy, said Leesa. So I did it, I took up the challenge and the knitting needles and whipped up this bad boy! I can’t recall exactly the amount of time it took but the trick was to leave it in near by the lounge and pick it up every time Read more

Mixed Tape 13

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I’m back like a vertebrae with the mixed tape playlist this week! And we’re taking a little joyride down a jazzy, soulful, every so slightly big band lane. Etta James’ Somethings Got a Hold on Me will be a little familiar from other songs, as will I’ve Got a Woman by Ray Charles – both Read more

My Favourite Things: Melbourne VS Sydney Part 1

My Favourite Things: Melbourne VS Sydney Part 1featured

So over the past two years I have had the opportunity to live to two great Australian cites: Sydney and Melbourne, the traditional powerhouses of the colony! I have lived in both cities for a year each, and wanted to share where you can find some of my favourite things from each one. THE BEST Read more

Traditional Margaritas

Traditional Margaritasfeatured

Well, it is the most wonderful time of the year folks – my birthday! So tonight, we are getting down and boogie-ing. To start the night, I’ve whipped up a batch of traditional margaritas very quickly! Super easy and super…effective. You’ll need… Limes and plenty of em! Cointreau or my tres elegant no-name equivelent Tequila Shot Read more

Fabric-a-brac Sydney

Fabric-a-brac Sydneyfeatured

Are you a sewer not a grower? Oh, cheeky! But this is no laughing matter. This is about fabric and you need more of it in your life. Well don’t worry this weekend, Saturday May 24th to be precise, is the Fabric-a-brac fair over at Stanmore Public School. Run by the super crafty lass Kaila, Fabric-a-brac Read more

DIY Wall Travel Map

DIY Wall Travel Mapfeatured

Want some creative travel inspiration for your wall? I’m going to share a tutorial on how to create your own inspirational wall decoration, including a map to show where you have travelled and a map/images of where you would like to travel. Here’s how to spice up your workspace and get inspired! 1. Get on Read more

Blogs We Love: Part Deux

Blogs We Love: Part Deuxfeatured

Ok, here we are again! Wrapping up some of our newest (well for me anyways) blog finds and also some of our favourites thrown in for good measure. MESSYLA I’ve only just stumbled over Messyla’s blog and I can safely say I am in JELLY town! Crafty lady and cat lover we’re practically twins (basil)! Read more