The day I rang a hater

I wasn’t sure how to title this post because after my phone call I realized the person wasn’t a hater, just a passionate sugar free foodie. It was before Easter […]


Arc welding was not my strong point

This post has been sponsored by WIA Over the last 50 years, plumbing practices have changed extensively in the way water pipes are plumbed into homes and commercial properties. Fifty […]


Too distracted to notice

This year my chosen word was notice. Bron from Maxabella Loves placed the challenge at the beginning of the year to choose a word and make it our focus for […]

Back on tools

Back on the tools… for an hour

Last Monday I went back on the tools…. for an hour to do some plumbing maintenance at Esther’s kindy. Despite the plumbing having passed inspections, a workplace health and safety check […]

Voices of 2014

Why you’re crazy not to nominate yourself for the Kidspot Voices of 2015

Last year my inclusion in the Kidspot Voices of 2014 Top 30 Personal and Parenting blogs was a surprise. I didn’t realise what an honour and achievement it was to […]


What to study after completing a plumbing apprenticeship

This post has been written in collaboration with Careers Australia One thing I have learned since becoming an adult is you never stop learning. Which sounds like a silly statement […]


Annie Sloan Chalk Paint Jewellery Box Makeover

Last week I read about the speculation that Kate Middleton is having a girl after ordering in pink paint samples from Annie Sloan Chalk Paint. Interestingly I received two pots […]

The Block Kitchens Triple Threat

The Block Triple Threat Kitchen Reveals

The heat was on on The Block Triple Threat Kitchen Reveals last night. It would have to have been the most highly anticipated reveals this week due to all the drama around […]


Your dreams aren’t just about you

I have had a few epiphanies lately. Despite being overwhelmed with family life and work opportunities, I’ve had a few messages that have helped me get some perspective on the […]


Essential baby equipment to keep mum sane and baby safe Part III – Safety 1st Rhombus Giveaway

It’s not until you have kids that you realize how much mess they can make. That’s been one of the biggest surprises to my journey into motherhood. Having little kids […]

Sunset Man Of Prayer

The perfect life

Good Friday and Easter Sunday are pinnacle days on the Christian calendar. For us as a family, we went to church yesterday morning and on Sunday night we will be […]

Brisbane Problogger

Is Problogger really worth the money?

I went to my first Problogger Conference in 2013. It was a pinnacle year in my blogging journey because I learned that there was much more to blogging than just […]


Recruitment is not my thing

This post is sponsored by Chandler Macleod When I was 22 and looking for a new job, I had a few interviews with recruitment agencies in the city. The jobs […]