christmas vignette

How to Create a Christmas Vignette in the Bathroom

If you read any interior blogs or magazines, they will be filled with ideas on how to create a vignette. The term ‘vignette’ is one that I came across from […]

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My Surprise Date Night – The Post All Husbands Should Read

Last Friday night I was supposed to be hosting a catch up with my blogging besties. But I had to cancel our plans because my husband, Jacob, had a surprise […]

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Own Your Unique Position and Giftings

I have always believed God places the right people at the right time in your life to counsel you and offer guidance and encouragement when you need it. And lately, […]

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West Village is the up and Coming Place to Live in Brisbane

This post has been written in collaboration with West Village If there is one regret I have that I didn’t do more of before I had kids, it would be […]

movember

I’m Not Into Mo’s, But I Will Support Movember

Around a month ago, Jacob told me he was going to grow a mo and beard for Movember. I inwardly groaned. You see I don’t like facial hair. Superficial, I […]

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NAWIC Women In Construction Breakfast

About a month ago, I was tagged on Facebook to attend a women in construction breakfast organized by the NAWIC (National Association of Women in Construction) and sponsored by The Brisbane […]

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DIY Pom Pom Gift Baskets For Christmas

Christmas is less than 8 weeks away and I’ve only just started to get organized with my Christmas shopping. This year I am attempting to make some homemade Christmas gifts […]

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Take a Punt at Networking: Partners in Plumbing Lunch for Melbourne Cup

When I first started working full time at age 19, I had little idea about the Melbourne Cup. It wasn’t until I was in my second office job that we decided to dress […]

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Kitchen Renovation Reveal: Modern White Kitchen

When I went to get my hair done for Problogger Conference back in September, my hairdresser, Hayley told me she was having demolishers in that day to remove her old kitchen. […]

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What to do When The World Goes Cray Cray

I was happy to see the back of last week. I started last week feeling exhausted after a massive weekend of attending events and reading in disbelief at a war […]

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What You Need to Know About Wall Hung Vanities

Wall hung vanities are a popular choice in contemporary bathrooms. They appeal to many interior stylists and renovators as they can create the illusion of space. They can also be easy to […]

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My Grandma Jones Showed Me Love is an Action

I once gave my Grandma Jones a magnet that said, ‘when the going gets tough, head to grandma’s’ and head there I would, when the going got tough. The going […]

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The Heart of an Influencer

A couple of weeks ago I had the privilege of dropping a meal to a mum who had had her second baby. I got to talk to this mum about […]

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From 1970’s Drab to 2016 Glam: An Honest Account of What Can Happen During a Bathroom Renovation

When I went to Problogger a month or so ago I met the woman behind the brutally honest and hilarious blog, Hugzilla. I told Hugzilla when I met her that I […]

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An Unexpected Blessing

I never expected my friendship groups to change so much since having children. While motherhood can be isolating and sometimes lonely, I’ve found there are always opportunities to make new […]

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The Block Kitchen Reveals 2017 – They’re Awesome

The kitchen reveals on The Block last night were fantastic. I can’t remember the last time I was super impressed with a room reveal. After researching and writing about the […]

kitchen trends for 2017

Kitchen Trends for 2017

As with any bathroom or kitchen renovation, you want your design to be functional and timeless. Predicting kitchen trends can be a bit like waving a stick in the wind. […]

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Are Part-Time Apprenticeships Available For Mums Wanting to do a Trade?

Kids change you. They really do. You have no concept of how they change you until you have them. And the more kids you have, the more you change. It’s […]

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The Block Reveals Hallway, Laundry and Powder Room

It was interesting viewing on The Block last night, with a number of teams choosing not to finish their rooms for judging. The teams had to present their hallway, laundry […]

bathroom trends 2017

Bathroom Trends for 2017

As another year looms to an end, so do a run of trends in interiors. There are many predictions on what will be big trends in bathrooms next year so […]

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Interview With Carlie Low – Brisbane Plumbing Inspector and Investigator

If there is one tradeswoman who I’ve been encouraged and inspired by through my journey as a plumber and blogger, it would be Brisbane’s Plumbing Inspector (and now investigator!), Carlie […]