Monthly Archives: December 2014

Merry Christmas

It’s the evening of Christmas Day and I sit here in the quietness of the night. Little Ruby has gone to bed after a big couple of days of excitement and fun. Yesterday I started a new tradition – the Christmas Eve box. I pulled together a Christmas gift box ... Read More »


Today I farewelled a friend. My friend, affectionately known as ‘E’ to many, passed away suddenly last week after a very brief illness.  I have faced death before. I have lost loved ones – family dear to my heart. But I have never lost a friend before. When I heard of ... Read More »

A bathroom for a little princess

It’s been a while since I shared with you some of the images that are inspiring me for our new home. One of my favourite past times is to spend time on Pinterest drooling. Today I thought it would be nice to take a look at what I would love ... Read More »

It’s all about the journey

Hello 2014…where the heck has the year gone?!?  Well another year is already almost over…can you believe we are into December?!? What the heck?!? Wasn’t it just Christmas?!? Time flies when you are having fun right? Without a doubt 2013 was a M-A-S-S-I-V-E year for us with lot’s of major changes. I ... Read More »

The making of an advent calendar

Back in November last year, I found a wooden advent calendar kit at my local Spotlight store. I had dreams of grandeur. I thought about combining the idea of an advent calendar with a shadow box. I could see it in my head…I just needed to make it happen. Make ... Read More »