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. […]


1. I’ve been to the cinema a whole lot, for things like Les Miserables, The Intouchables, and Skyfall. 2. I found pretty things in unlikely places. 3. I left clutter all over my desk, including a glimpse of a super-big, exciting new project! 4. I’ve discovered that embroidery is heaps of fun for not too […]

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 […]


Happy December everyone! It’s nearly Christmas, which is making me very excited, plus summer is finally here. I can’t wait for baking heat, sticking to the seats in the car on the way back from  beach swim, ice blocks, lazy craft days and picnicking…   For me, summer is: 1. iced tea. For the next […]

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, […]


                      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 […]

in one day.

This Wednesday was beautiful. Spring is just coming in, with the first blossoms creeping out and the air just warm enough for comfort. I went walking in the afternoon, bought some books and enjoyed wearing flat shoes for once. In chronological order: 1. waking up to fresh smooth painted nails is one of my favourites. […]