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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. […]

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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 […]

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Expanding Your Capacity

Once a month, on a Sunday afternoon, we head out to our ‘connect group’ as part of our church. Connect group is a group of families that meet together to […]

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My Last Minute Coffee Date

On Monday I was feeling a little flat. Nothing unusual had happened, but I had a lot on my mind and Esther was home sick and I was worried she […]

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The Review I Couldn’t Do – Ryobi Cordless Pole Hedge Trimmer Review

Back in February, I noticed, well Jacob made me aware, that our next door neighbor’s Lilly Pilly hedge was growing over the top of the side of our fence. It […]

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In The Waiting

A couple of weeks ago I was going through the depths of my wardrobe to give it a really good clear out. I’m still hanging onto items that I wore […]

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You Can’t Live Off Exposure

I was called to fix a small leak at a house a couple of suburbs away from my home. The job was going to be easy enough and I was […]

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Unusual Toilet Paper Storage Solutions For The Bathroom

We keep having toilet blockages at our house and it’s not because of excessive number twos. Phoebe is entering the terrible twos, pulling off whole rolls of paper and dumping […]

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Life Happens – Inspiration from the Migas Excellence in Trades Awards

Last Friday night I headed to the Migas 2016 QLD Final and National Gala Dinner Excellence in Trades Awards. It’s a bit of a mouthful to type and write. But […]

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A Good Plumbing Story

When you choose a good plumbing product from a good plumbing retailer and hire a good plumber to install said product, you’re going to get a good outcome, even if […]

a pull towards my old life

A Pull Towards my Old Life

Last Thursday night, as I dished out dinner for the kids and Jacob, I announced my last minute decision to attend the Southside PIPE Plumbing Expo, coordinated by the Master […]

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Bob The Plumber

Yesterday morning after I dropped Esther to school, I made a quick phone call to my dad to organise a time to catch up. Sickness and medical emergencies had prevented […]

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Six Instagram Accounts That Define my Interior Style

When it comes to social media, I’m usually a late adopter. I only joined Instagram a couple of years ago and have often struggled to know what to share on […]