Monthly Archives: March 2013

Happy Easter

We are still having to dye our eggs – time ran away from us yesterday, and in the evening I couldn’t tear myself away from this little crochet bunny. (I found the pattern here. Next is this owl!) The husband … Continue reading

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This Moment

A Friday ritual inspired by SouleMama. A single photo – no words – capturing a moment from the week. A simple, special, extraordinary moment. A moment to pause, savour and remember. We made a batch of near-perfect hot cross buns today. … Continue reading

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Easter Preparations

We have started to get ready for the Easter weekend. This year, we dyed the first of our eggs with tissue paper. I’ve never used this method before, but a friend showed me earlier this week and her eggs looked … Continue reading

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Yarn Along

After a few obstacles, the third Wombat shawl is finished. “Who is this one for?” my husband asks. “For me!” “But you already have a scarf.” Yes, well, but I didn’t have a soft and squishy green one yet, of … Continue reading

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Shop Update

With organising my office space I’ve also finally come around to list a few newcomers in the shop. May I introduce: This little fellow and his friends can be found here. Sweet little mini gnomes with big hats! A special gift … Continue reading

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I made a start on the clearing out this weekend. Last time we moved (make that the two last times) our office space was always the last to be de-cluttered, the least organised. Too much intimidating paperwork. Too many things … Continue reading

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Yesterday was Kaya’s spring festival at kindergarten. A room full of proud children and even prouder parents. Kaya, sitting with his back to the small audience, turning around every two minutes, waving and blowing kisses. He was a little seed … Continue reading

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