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Mother’s Day with My Lasting Bouquet

One of the ‘presents’ I have always bought for myself is flowers. I’ve always loved them; as a kid I found it fun to look at gardens with my mum, to learn the names of flowers and make posies for grandmothers. I even named my daughter after a flower. I love the injection of colour […]

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Lunar New Year Celebrations

Recently Poppy and I dolled ourselves up matchy-matchy style and attended the Lunar New Year Celebration hosted by Metricon. One great benefit of living in Melbourne is definitely the exposure to variety of cultures and I’m so glad that my children have opportunities to learn about significant cultural events like the Lunar New Year. We […]

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Christmas Gift Guide For the Girls

I’m a ‘lister’ and one of my favourite things about this time of year is writing what I consider to be ‘fun’ lists. I recently started listing ideas on my phone for great Christmas gifts for mothers/sisters/friends etc and I’ve transferred that list below for your festive enjoyment. In the past I have thoroughly enjoyed […]

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A Day in the Life

I must admit that I hadn’t heard of ‘A Day in the Life’ blogs until the lovely Brooke (above) drew my attention to them. Since then, I’ve been binging on them- it’s so fun to have a little snoop into other people’s lives. The above group of ladies have all either blogged or vlogged about […]

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Colour Trends for 2018

Last week I headed to the Metricon head office in Mt Waverley to attend one of their Build Smart Series events. These events are held regularly and are open to the public, however you do need to register your attendance on their website as spaces are limited. This particular evening was all about colour trends and […]

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Let’s Get (More) Personal

I love celebrating milestones, events and anniversaries. Since having kids I’ve definitely gone next level for them, celebrating and documenting every single special occasion. For Poppy’s birthday recently, I ensured we had a special birthday card for her. In fact, because I couldn’t choose between a couple of cute princess ones, she received one ‘from […]

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