best gimmicky father's day gifts

The Best Gimmicky Father’s Day Gift Ideas For The Dad That Has Everything

It’s Home Improvement Thursday and usually I’d have a blogpost about plumbing or improving your home or something home related. But today I’m going to break the rules. Instead, I’m […]

40 ways children change your house

40 Ways Your House Will Change Once You Have Kids

Kids. They are amazing creatures whom you love to the moon and back, but they can frustrate the heck out of you. And none of this frustration is EVER put […]

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You Looked Different the Moment I Saw You

Last Friday, I got lost in my thoughts as I pushed the pram and walked Esther to school. We were running late. Again. I am now known for my lateness […]

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Retractable Mixer Taps – Why They’re a Popular Tap For The Kitchen

Choosing the right kitchen mixer can be a daunting task when there are so many to choose from. Some clients prefer a standard, no fuss kitchen mixer that is easy […]

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12 Reasons Why Being a Bad Mum Makes Me a Good Mum

On the weekend I headed to see the movie Bad Moms with a group of school mums who I just love hanging out with and getting to know. Let’s be […]

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The Struggling Christian Mother

Lately, I’ve been ashamed to admit that being a mum has been a little overwhelming for me lately. Let’s just say I’ve been struggling for most of this year. The […]

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What You Need to Know About Overflow Relief Gullies and What a Blocked ORG Means

On Saturday morning, while I was cleaning the house to get it ready for Esther’s Shopkins party later that afternoon, I noticed the water from the sink was taking a […]

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Partying Shopkins Style

On Saturday I had 25 kids attend Esther’s 6th Birthday and the theme was Shopkins. After writing for a party website and always discovering new themes each week to write […]

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How to do a Facebook Live Video With Little Kids

Last Tuesday was a busy day for me. I felt a bit like the main character from that movie “I don’t know how she does it” because I was heading […]

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Five Of The Best Plumbing Showrooms in Brisbane

When I was on the tools and getting the best prices for fixtures for contracts we had won, Reece wasn’t the only place I would contact to get the best price […]

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The Desires of Your Heart as a Parent

At my old church, there were initiatives and events in place to get more women to connect with each other. To mainly get the older and younger women interacting with […]

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10 Tapware Mixer Brands to Consider for Your Home

When my dad used to challenge me to make up my apprentice wage by getting the best prices on fixtures and taps on tenders we had won, I always enjoyed […]

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Plumbing Night of Nights – The Plumbing and Gas Awards 2016

On Friday night I attended the Plumbing and Gas Awards 2016 to celebrate the achievements of those that work in the plumbing industry. The awards don’t just recognise plumbers and apprentices. […]

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Our New Eclectic Pendant Lights in Black and Copper

Around 8 months ago – it could also possibly be a bit longer than that, I broke a bulb on our pendant light that hangs over the dining room table. […]

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Your Influence is Unmeasurable

‘Omigosh Bec, you have to read this new blogger I follow. Her posts are funny as f— and she is so relatable.’ I smiled at my friend because I knew […]

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The New Reece Plumbing Showroom Coopers Plains

A question I get asked a lot by friends and family when it comes to plumbing is where the best place is to view taps and fixtures. While it’s great […]

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8 Ways Your Birthday Changes as Soon as You’re a Mum

I had a great birthday on Saturday. I didn’t have any expectations, but I did make hints on possible things I’d like to do on the day and those hints were heard. […]

32 things you need to know

32 Things You Need to Know

It was the early 1990’s and I was over at my Grandma Jones’s house in this exact room. The blue and green carpeted, purple walled, green ceiling lounge room. Grandma and I were […]

12 Celebrities Who Were Tradies

12 Celebrities Who Were Tradies Before They Became Famous

Everyone has to start somewhere when it comes to finding their dream career. Sometimes the career we choose changes or evolves as time moves on. There are many celebrities who […]

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Look How Far We’ve Come

When I worked as an apprentice, I’d get home from work around 3pm. I’d change into my running gear and would walk 10 minutes to the nearby lake and then […]

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What I Learned About Myself and a Stuck Pop-up Plug

I had just got out of church on Sunday morning and I got a message from a friend, asking me how to take out the pop-up section of their plug […]