1. mending breakages and sorting odds from ends as we prepare to move house. 2. hanging out with friends – hooray for the holidays! 3. I love the Sydney city lights. They have welcomed me home from every trip I’ve been on since I was a child. 4. so much kikki.K. 5. beach toenails. 6. […]

red curry pumpkin

my mum found this recipe on the back of a vegetable stock box, but it would smell a bit ripe if we cut-out-and-kept it so i copied it out for her. this is really good healthy comfort food on a bed of brown rice. it reheats well too so you can make yourself dinner for […]

Bits and pieces.

I take a lot of photos. Often these are going to fit under a theme I’m on the lookout for, but most of the time I’m photographing them because they catch my eye. Here are some recent shots that haven’t fitted anywhere in particular… 1. a doodle on a window. 2. I love making to-do […]

In One Day.

I had my first day off since the end of exams last Friday and I set out to fit as much into it as I could. It worked, too: I made… 1. changes to my walls. 2. a secret addition to a recipe. 3. a scarf into a headband. 4. I didn’t make this! Outside, […]

awesome things.

I can’t believe how much happened in the month when I was away from here! There were birthdays galore, adventures and maybe even a couple of shopping trips, all in the interest of better study when I got back to my desk of course. Some truly awesome things came my way and AT LAST! I […]


                      A whole lot happened since before I signed off for my exam season. Here are a few of them: 1 and 2. Baking up a storm for a special birthday cake. 3. Getting to grips with MT tape. 4. We grew our own lemons! […]

Early Spring.

                  These past few weeks, I’ve been: 1. Learning new board games with friends. 2. Perfecting my Mum’s Lemon Delicious recipe. 3. Tidying my space, finding all the little things you forget about between one spring clean and the next. 4. Assuming cake bought for charity has […]

Strawberry jam.

Strawberries were just $10 for SEVEN PUNNETS so we bought a batch and made jam with the recipe on the back of the sugar bag. Here’s what it looked like: Apart from that, recently I’ve been really into: live performances, the Crowded House and Stevie Wonder music Dad brought home, Vintage Children’s Classics cover designs, […]

The Bluest Mountains.

My family took a road trip away to the mountains last holidays to get away from the city wet weather to the comforts of an open fire and in my case vintage shopping. This is what it looked like outside: Sugar mice are so tricky. They’re hard to photograph because their eyes are naturally blurry, […]