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Stitch and Bitch weekend 2017

Last weekend we picked up our annual Stitch and Bitch weekend which used to be every year but has been missed for the past 3 or maybe 4? Started back in 2008 I think...it was a chance for all the crafty females on my Mum's side of the family to come together for a weekend to natter, craft, drink and … [Read a little more...]

Weekends filled with local goodness

What a fabulous weekend I was lucky enough to just enjoy...started off on Friday with a misty, cold and desperately needed rainy day. Absolute heaven to see the rain fall, the mist roll in and for temperatures to sit below the 10 degree mark for most of the day. I even got excited by lighting the … [Read a little more...]

Monday Meal Ideas: Family faves

Oh Monday, how quickly you come about. We all had a great but very quick weekend...how fast those days seems to fly by. We've got a pretty stock standard week around here but with added bonus of a … [Read a little more...]

The Cook’s Cooking School

A long time friend of ours from my teenage years, Anna Phillips has recently started up an amazing cooking school down here in Bowral. The Cook's Cooking School is an amazing facility owned by charity … [Read a little more...]

We’ve just made the NBN switch: here’s what you need to know

A sponsored post for iSelect As you’d be aware of, the NBN is rolling out across the country right now (with full rollout expected to be completed by 2020). Being in a rural area we weren’t sure … [Read a little more...]

One Thing: Tick Tock

Yesterday morning I saw an opening in the morning so decided to conquer ALL of the things on my very long #onething list. For those of you not playing along, #onething is where I do just ONE THING … [Read a little more...]

Full Maggie Update: 2 years, 5 months

Let's call this: the month of fiery temperament. And swimmers. Oh man, the swimmers. Maggie was reminded that swimmers were a thing when we went away for Rob's Mum's birthday. She didn't want … [Read a little more...]

And we wonder why we’re tired…

Monday's are always big days for me. There's a weekend tidy up to do, an overflowing inbox, work and planning the week, plus life with a 2 year old and big kids. I'm not alone, I'm just one Mum, … [Read a little more...]

Monday meal ideas: Light & warm spring food

I'm not quite sure what day or time or where I am but apparently it's Monday? And here we are at the start of a new week?! Sheesh what an adventure I had on the weekend in NZ....still spinning from … [Read a little more...]

Saturday in Queenstown

My head and heart are FULL this Saturday night my friends. What a day I have had. Exploring the most gorgeous part of the world (seriously how is this 3 hours from Sydney and literally SO other the … [Read a little more...]

Old dog, new tricks

I love taking photos. It's not something that has come naturally to me, but it's something I love so much. Over the years and over thousands and thousands of photos I think I might have gotten a … [Read a little more...]

Visiting the Southern Highlands? Read this.

Every week I have so many people visit my blog looking for what to do when they come and visit this gorgeous part of the world. I thought I'd put together a list of all the things that I have from … [Read a little more...]

Sweet lovers love the Spring

And why wouldn't they when it looks this good? Spring time in the village sure is a sight for sore eyes. We've had the Manchurian pears flower first with the daffodils, jonquils and hellebores … [Read a little more...]

First Date

This morning I got a notification that Robert Macdonald had tagged me in a post. Thinking it would be something silly I was surprised to see a public declaration of his love. Nothing says I … [Read a little more...]