imageI love pretty little things, especially when it comes to food.  Melbourne has turned on its A-game this week with some stellar steamy weather.  Speaking of weather, I’ve been feeling a bit under it today so I popped off to the store today in my summer dress (it’s really too hot for clothes, just saying) to pick up a few things, ran into lovely Bev and had a chat, she’s my Nans age and just the loveliest woman (hope I’m half as cool as her when I’m her age, she’s got a heart of gold). Continue reading “PRETTY LITTLE THINGS”


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Since the 1930s Finland has been giving expectant parents a box for their baby.  It sounds strange but keep reading to find out what it’s all about. Continue reading “BABY BOX.”


Beauty is in the eye of the beholder. . .


What beauty do you behold?

Continue reading “Beauty is in the eye of the beholder. . .”




I was inspired recently by my sister in law as she is turning 30 this year and she listed some significant things that have happened in her 20’s.  It made me think, what have the last (almost) 10 years on my life looked like.  Facebook is a wonder for this stuff as I scrolled through the years and looked at all the interesting (and not so interesting) things that I had posted about I was reminded about many things that I had forgotten about.  It is amazing what kind of perspective this brings to looking over the last 10 years of my life as it gives the most beautiful perspective.

It really is a wonder this life we live.  It has not always been very fun or easy but it is blessed.. of this I am sure!

So here is a brief look at some of the things (interesting and not so interesting) that I have done over the last 10 years.  I have left out some very big things because not everything needs to be shared publicly.  I could add a lot more to this list but for now this is enough.

MY 20’s explored . . .  Continue reading “TIME.”



positive_quotes_make_it_simple_170 Simplicity is a choice, much like what kind of car we will buy and where we will live and who we spend our time with.  Simplicity is a choice and what a beautiful choice! Continue reading “SIMPLICITY.”