Archive for: Miscellaneous

Jan 28th, 2011

Pay it forward – Facebook edition

Back in early January I signed myself up for the Facebook version of the handmade giveaway meme that I participated in back in March ’09. Pay it Forward 2011I promise to send something handmade to the first 5 people who leave a comment here. They in turn must post this and send something they make […]

Dec 6th, 2010

We have a winner!

Tom did the honours, reached into my hat full of names and pulled out…SIMMY! It seems being first to enter wasn’t so bad after all 🙂 I’ll be in touch to arrange delivery!

Dec 3rd, 2010

Blog giveaway: From me to you – a gift.

Update: Entries are now closed, the winner will be announced soon! **************Well, one of you anyway! Here’s the rundown on what will be going in the package that I hope to be sending off to one of my lovely readers on Monday: 1 pair of Christmas tree earrings in either green or clear crystal (your […]

Oct 28th, 2010

Outfit of the day. No, no occasion, just because.

I got up this morning, started to look for my jeans and then changed my mind. I wasn’t going anywhere special or anything but NEW SKIRT! So I wore it. It only seemed right to top the outfit off with the hat. Apparently having Adam take photos of me brings out the goofy face. Skirt […]

Jul 11th, 2010

Extensions and renovations or “I can dream can’t I?”

I’ve spent a large chunk of today sitting hunched over pieces of paper, drawing, erasing, leaping up to measure walls and furniture, drawing some more, looking up dimensions of various household goods on the internet, erasing again… I think I get it from my mum, I have vivid memories of her doing the same thing […]

May 3rd, 2010

Shh, don’t tell anyone…

…I’ve decided to start doing the Couch to 5K program – henceforth C25K on account of keystroke rationing. I wasn’t going to tell anyone, I was just going to quietly get on that treadmill of mine downstairs and see where it took me (yeah, yeah, I know – not very far. /preemptive parenthetical joke). But […]