Terracotta Glam Up!

Dazzling copper over terracotta? What an elegant way to glam up such an inexpensive item. __ While browsing the fresh produce section of our local supermarket I found myself drawn to these cute terracotta pots. Well, they are designed to tempt foodies with their contents of delicious dips…  but…  I was mostly focused on the […]

Father’s Day Project

It’s almost Father’s Day in Australia and to honour this special day I’m sharing a quick and easy handmade gift idea for the men in your life. Father’s Day? Now, I know what you’re thinking I know… I need to clarify I know we’re in August… But … Australians celebrate father’s day a little later […]

Let’s paint Easter Eggs

When Inspiration strikes! … It’s usually when it’s least expected. While I was browsing the frozen food aisle of our local supermarket, a disposable small paper Ice Cream container with a paper lid caught my eye. Now, it wasn’t the flavoursome contents that had me salivating, nor was I astounded by the OVERSIZED low calorie […]

“Easter Bunny” – project

It’s not long now before the bunny arrives, so I thought it would be a good time to share an Easter project with you.  But first, I need to clarify one thing… I know that bunnies do not hatch from eggs. When I created this project I was under a little bit of pressure. I […]

Christmas Gift Tag/Decoration Project

There’s nothing more personal than something handmade.  Although I don’t always have time to make elaborate gifts, I can assure you something as simple as a handmade gift tag or Christmas decoration can be just as cherished by a loved one. Today I’m sharing a project with you. Gift Tag or Christmas Decoration?  I just […]

Warts and All…

Here in Victoria, Australia we are approaching our winter months. Our coldest season begins in June through to August. Each year just as the chills of winter begin to dominate our weather and dark grey skies appear, “magic” reveals itself in the form of mushrooms. And when I say “magic”, I mean these honey-hued, heavy […]