If you love lots of fresh bright colours and are looking for a weekly menu planner to match, then this is not the one for you. But if you’re like me, and are totally digging monochromatic typography, and bold prints, then you’re going to love this weekly menu planner. You can download the free printable
With under three weeks to go, 1st birthday party preparations are in full swing around here. When Rei Baby is sleeping of course, because trying to craft with an exploring almost-one-year-old is next to impossible. So while she has been down napping this afternoon, I quickly made these DIY washi tape spoons. I say quickly
Are you like me and enjoy making your own sewing creations? Are you ready to level up by adding your own custom fabric tags? Then this is the DIY project for you! I created my custom fabric tags in Photoshop CC (which has a number of affordable packages these days) but you could use a number of programs.
Rei Baby, who was born without luscious locks, is often mistaken for a boy. My preference for dressing her in navy only fuels this misconception. Although we received a wealth of headbands as gifts, they’re either too big or not quite right so I thought I’d make my own. And what I have created is the
I am a huge believer in the beneficial uses of facial toner. Having experienced problem skin during my teenage years, I find toner to be one way to not only control my breakouts, but to also help minimise pores. Over the years I’ve tried a few homemade toners but have never thought “this is the one”. As
Shortly after Rei Baby was born we were visiting a midwife who asked us what type of wipes we were using on our newborn’s sensitive skin (we were using shop-bought wipes for sensitive skin). The midwife then enlightened us to the fact that those were unnecessary and probably not the best for Rei Baby’s skin.
When people find out that I have a Bachelor of Visual Arts, the conversation usually goes like this: “Really? How do you use that in your current job?” Me “Oh I don’t. I work in government administration” “But you can make money out of it?” Me, frowning slightly “You could if you were good
If you’ve got a Pinterest account, then I’m sure you’re familiar with the DIY Sharpie Mug. Unless of course you are The Big J and only go on Pinterest twice a year to check out your wife’s “I’ll have what she’s having” board (this way he gets to choose a gift that we both know I will love –
Before Rei Baby was born I bought a notebook and planned on writing a little something about her and our experiences each day. Although I’ve removed the plastic wrapping, that notebook is yet to be used – in fact I don’t even know where it is… What I have managed to do though, and will
Now I’m not a professional, or even weekend photographer/photo editor – I’m just a SAHM who wanted to make something special yet economical for The Big J’s 1st Father’s Day (Australian Father’s Day is Sunday 7 September). So be kind and don’t judge my skills too harshly. If your partner is anything like The Big J who