Monthly Archives: September 2014

The story you tell

It seems that everyone that is successful in business has a story. A story of rags to riches. A story of how they overcome something. A story of being someone that was thought would amount to nothing who became something. You hear them all the time. The drop out that ... Read More »

Ensuite week on The Block

Another week on The Block and another reveal. We’re getting to the pointy end of the competition now with second last week and the delivery of ensuites. Let’s see how they turned out. Michael and Carlene These guys deserve a 10 for consistency. The bathroom was simple and yet stylish. ... Read More »

Out at BHG Live

Home and garden shows…I love them! I’ve been to the HIA show already this year. I have my tickets already purchased for Grand Designs (again!). So when I heard Better Homes and Gardens were doing their show, well I just had to check it out. Not one of the best ... Read More »

Reveal time on The Block

This week it is living and dining week on The Block. Let’s jump in and check them out… Michael and Carlene This week’s winners impressed the judges with there living and dining space this week. This is a room I both like and dislike. I love a good bookshelf and ... Read More »

My first artwork

On the weekend I purchased my first piece of artwork for my new house…you know the dream home in the making. We were out and about at a local spring fair and they had an art display filled with works from local artists. Now I am not really into art, you ... Read More »

It’s kitchen week

My favourite week on The Block has to be kitchen week. It’s always exciting to see this area of the abode and they just keep getting better every year. And the scores from the judges demonstrated that with most teams getting very high scores. So let’s jump in and see ... Read More »

A dreamy laundry

Who on earth would think you could put the words dreamy and laundry together? We don’t tend to spend a lot of time in the laundry because, let’s face it, they are not the most exciting of places. They are usually small, unorganised and not very appealing to the eye. ... Read More »

Another year

Today I am another year older and another year wiser. Today I turned 42. It’s weird as I don’t feel 42. I still feel like I am in my early 30’s and I don’t know why as that was a period of partying for me…certainly not something that gets done ... Read More »