Mummy Daughter Date

My daughter has been nagging for a few weeks to go to the Quilt and Craft Fair in Perth this week. Now I’m a crafty person and you would think I would love these things. And don’t get me wrong, I like going to them….but $22 for myself and my daughter...

My Creative Space

Is running a little late, I think it’s still Thursday somewhere in the world?? This week I have been doing lots of sewing. More long sleeve hoodies, beanies and a coat for me. But today I’m cutting out bias strips to make bunting flags. For christmas last...

Pleated Skirts for My Girls

Pattern: Prep School Pleated Skirt by Little Lizard King Fabrics: Red and Cherry Corduroy and cotton print from Crafty Mamas, burgundy cord from Spotlight. Pattern Alterations: I added length on the burgundy skirt, my daughter likes them knee length. I also made it so...

More on Breadmaking

Oh Belinda I spoke too soon! The day after my previous post, I loaded up my breadmaker, pressed all the buttons and left it to make dough. Unfortunately the machine was sitting to close to the edge of the bench and during kneading it fell off the bench. The lid...

Bread Making

I think I’m finally getting the hang of this bread making thing. I little while ago I set the lofty goal of baking my own bread everyday, then proceeded to make some pretty dismal loaves….5kg of flour later and I think I might be getting it right....