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December 11, 2012

Baby Blanket Finished

Well that is the knitting side of it. It still needs to be blocked and backed with minky. The finished measurements are around 65cm by 65cm which is a great size to fit into baby’s capsule for when she arrives and perhaps as she gets a bit bigger as a snuggle rug. Just as a […]

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March 25, 2011

Feature: DIY – Terrarium

We have a few large glass vases left over from when we got married and I’ve been trying to find ways to use them ever since. We have managed to give a few away with the candles and whatnot that were inside them but we still manage to have a couple hiding around the house. […]

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March 14, 2011

Feature: Retro Vintage Style Apron

While I was out and about cruising the world wide web, I found this step by step tutorial for this gorgeous vintage style apron. I have been wanting to make something like this for ages. I need my machines back now! Photo by www.sew4home.com Check out the tutorial by clicking the link: Vintage Style Apron […]

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March 13, 2011

New Season, New Growth

So the new season came along for us with the start of  March and I wanted to get our little vegie patch in the backyard started up. I became a huge fan of strawberries around Christmas time so my main aim was to plant lots and lots of strawberry plants. We now have about a […]

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March 8, 2011

Feature: Prudent Baby – Pillow Zipper Tutorial

Here is a wonderful well written and photographed tutorial from an awesome blog that I check every day. It shows you step by step how to make a cushion cover with an easy to install zipper. No need to be scared of dong zips again! As soon as I get my machine back, I am […]

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November 17, 2010

Catherine’s Wheel Baby Afghan

So I was cruising around Ravelry today and saw something I was interested in which led me to one site that then lead  me to another site when I then ended up on the Crochetville Forums. Down the bottom of that page there was a little 5 min video of some bloke working on a […]

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November 11, 2010

Homemade Sandwich Loaf

So today was way too hot to do anything and since I am in the last 3 weeks of my pregnancy I am in go slow mode. Only things to be achieved today were dishes, washing and baking a loaf of yummy bread. (That was the best bit I must say) I have a good […]

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October 13, 2010

Cauliflower and bacon macaroni bake

This is something that my husband and I just had to share. We have been hanging to have a mac and cheese for ages but couldnt find a recipe that caught my attention and I’m not the biggest cheese lover in the world and yet now we have found one! This recipe is glorious and […]

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