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Photography Workshop Day 2

So I’m doing this nifty little workshop thing at The Garage this month, and I’m really excited about it. It’s a course about concert photography led by… 257 more words


What Money Can Buy

I was talking with my eldest daughter the other day (okay, maybe it was more like complaining) about how much I’ve been spending on all my DIY home improvement projects; projects which include reviving the hardwood floors that I discovered under my grungy living room carpet, ripping up the ugly linoleum from my bathroom floor and laying down vinyl tile, making a bathroom sink back splash out of art glass squares, constructing a stained glass privacy panel for the bathroom window, remodeling the kitchen (still in progress), and redoing my dining room to… well, to make it look like a dining room and not a staging area for all my other projects. 280 more words


door, floor & more

When I type a blog post, I am usually sitting at a table like any normal/sane/non-obsessed with a new door person.

Not today.

Today, I am sitting cross-legged on the floor, being grateful.   365 more words


Well Hello There

Yep it has been a while since I last posted anything. (Cough! 5 months) Any who let me tell you what I’ve been up to. Well I’m in my last year of uni, I just had all four wisdom teeth removed and I’ve completely changed my diet/mindset about food. 353 more words


It began at the beginning of 2011. This picture did not make me think I needed a change. In fact, 6 months later, I had a close friend of mine give me some tough love. 402 more words


Work in progress: storage room organisation

I’m a reformed messy person. Being in a cluttered space has always made me twitchy, but I’m also fundamentally pretty lazy – I would get bursts of energy and sort out  744 more words


The Chalk Series.


  • Cabinet doors
  • Chalk paint
  • Hooks
  • Rope
  • Paint tape

I bought 2 cabinet doors at the Brimfield Antique Show and wasn’t quite sure what I was going to do with them but I knew that no matter what I did, it had to be cool. 217 more words