tea parties

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Yesterday was my lovely friend Kate’s birthday. She is an incredibly busy mum of three special little people. She rarely finds time to sit and just be quiet without having to dash off to the next thing she needs to …

white chocolate…is there any other kind?

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About once a week our supply of chocolate chip biscuits reaches a critical level and I start to receive reminders that the level in the biscuit barrel is getting a bit low….time to act. I make the recipe that my …

pink and pretty

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I think I need to start this post with the statement…I am not really a flossy pink kinda girl. I don’t dislike the colour pink and am the mother of a little girl who thinks that it is the only …

weeding our way to the weekend

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Friday can be a tricky day. We are on the cusp of having time to ourselves and time when we can all be together. Unfortunately, the lead up….Friday can drag for The Little Bush Princess and I.   Waiting for …

felt-a-licious

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There is no other word for it. I luurve felt. It’s quick. It’s simple. It doesn’t need finishing so that it doesn’t fray. It’s strong and even structural…..in short it’s felt-a-licious!   Maybe that’s why so many crafty people have …

why the little bush princess?

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Why do I call my daughter The Little Bush Princess? I do it because when I was growing up I lived in a family who’s parents loved to have the radio on and it was always tuned to ABC. We …

….buttons!

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How much do I love buttons? They are all colour sorted and stored for easy reach. Makes using buttons instantly gratifying! What could be better? And this is only a little sampler of the collection!

Golden Childs quilt

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Now I have to say I have been doing a lot of sewing in the recent past for the Little Bush Princess and not so much for the Golden child. I think it is mainly because the Golden Child has …

more than one purpose…

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When is a cubby house not a cubby house?     When it is a clothes line!     I have said before that the weather is on the turn here. There are tinges of gold, yellow and shades of …

a juggling act

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The Golden Child is due to be a part of the school production towards the middle of the year. He has been in one of these productions already and it was a wonderful experience for him. I am a bit …