Charm The Feathers Off Your Fine Favourite Friend

Well now, yesterday was a very productive day, but as things go, it got a wee bit crazy in the Boom-room. It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas…la..la..la..la..Laaaaaaaa 😀 You know it’s getting crazy when: you run out clean space in the craftroom and take over the bathroom counter too (note to self: buy […]

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Christmas Tree? Check!

Is there one thing you love to shop for on a vacation?  We reminisced  about the whole spoon collecting thing a while back.  While I’m not sure that’s still a big hit, I bet there’s a few clanging around peoples drawers somewhere.  Guess what?  Why not take some inspiration from this talented Aussie, Suzie Stanford.  Suzie […]

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The Holy Grail

Look what I spotted at Greenland Garden Centre! For aqua-holics** like myself,  this surely is the Holy Grail! ** Aqua-aholic is one who, without cause or provocation, shops for and/or buys items the colour aqua blue.  A term I’ve totally made up to appease Mr B (ie. “sorry hon, it’s not me..it’s the disease”) PS, They had […]

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I Got Us A Real Beauty

When we were little, our dad worked out-of-town a whole lot.  Dad had his own gravel truck and with four kids, he went wherever the work was. I can still see dad bringing home the most misshapen Christmas trees.  They were never too tall, he’d just chopped off the bottom two feet.  The fact that […]

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