Some pieces of furniture just seem to suit your house and life right down to the ground and this chairs one.
"When we begin to see the ordinary as worthy of a closer look, everything changes" Shannan Martin
Hi friends - something a little new here on the blog at this half way point of the year. I have long wanted to join in with Emily P Freeman’s monthly post and link up called "What I Have Learnt" which covers anything from the profound to the trivial to the simply fun that she has … Continue reading What I Found In June
The answer doesn’t always have to be long and complicated. Sometimes (not always but more often than we think) the answer is simple and sometimes its easy. In fact they’re my favourite kind. See I’m a great one for overcomplicating and overthinking things - things like my faith, my writing, raising these two beautiful children or … Continue reading Simply Does It – Five Simple Refreshes For Your Home (and For Your Heart)
Lets just say I get easily distracted.Very easily.I start a task with enthusiasm, often a houseworky type one but before long the whiff of something more interesting or creative and/or pressing has me wandering off and starting on something else before I’m finished the first thing. Anyone else?It happens as well when I have so many … Continue reading A Theory On Getting Things Done Twenty Minutes At A Time
I suspect my house might be like a lot of houses - its smaller, its older, its needy. It has issues. And such a range and variety of them. Long term issues, short term issues and everything in between issues. There's the undone, the half done and the nearly done. Things that are broken, things … Continue reading For When Your House Has Issues
Not too long ago my sweet little girl stopped me in the middle of what I was doing with a plea along the lines of "please please please can we paint something right now, I don't want to do it another day, I want to paint something today. You MUST have something we can paint right … Continue reading The Bench Least Likely
Each time for the first time. Each moment the only moment. Jon Kabat-Zinn Would it be alright if I just shared some photos and thoughts with you today from our most recent adventure. Now I'll warn you - the thoughts may be brief but the photos are many!! I'll set the scene One Kia Grand Carnival, two … Continue reading Summer Holiday Road Trip