Category Archives: Simple living

Making do and mending.

As with any family, we pass our clothes around. From friends, to friends, from older sibling to younger sibling. At any given time there is usually a stack of clothes somewhere waiting for someone to grow into them. Except for … Continue reading

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Great British Sewing Bee

Wow, I know that I am often a little behind the times, but if you like sewing, love all things British, and are sick of b*tchy reality tv shows, you have to check out the Great British Sewing Bee!! Episodes … Continue reading

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Sewing Drawer Challenge

Many people have issued and completed a junk drawer challenge. Often junk drawers reside in the kitchen, however, a drawer that is in need of organisation could be hiding anywhere….. even here in my sewing room.   Tucked in the … Continue reading

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No new clothing pledge!

Hey everyone! It’s the first day of a new month, and I wanted to share with you a little idea I had when I was mindlessly shopping in one of those urban wastelands also known as a shopping centre a … Continue reading

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First quarterly Solar Energy results are in

Wow, has it really been 3 months since our Solar Panels were installed? By a wild coincidence we had our meter read just a matter of days before the install, so that means we have had it running for practically … Continue reading

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