Monthly Archives: June 2015

Nuts & Bolts with Bec from The Plumbette

I am delighted to have Bec from The Plumbette joining our Nuts & Bolts series this week. Bec will be a regular contributor, and as a plumbing expert, will be able to assist with all you plumbing questions. Why do I have no water coming through my tap? One of the most common plumbing questionsread more →

My Favourite Space-Kirsten Smith from Kirsten and Co.

Sharing her Favourite Space this week, we have Kirsten Smith from Kirsten and Co. A delightfully witty blogger, who has me in stiches with just about every post, not afraid to show off her handsome hubby ‘Guns’, who has an amazing ability to cook and flex his muscles at the same time. Kirsten has another regular visitorread more →

Teck Talk-7 Things I Learnt From Attending a Home Show

Teck Talk-7 Things I Learnt From Attending a Home Show

Last week Adam and I flew to Sydney to attend the HIA Home Show. It was a quick research trip, as we were thinking to hosting our own stand at the upcoming home show in Brisbane. Here are my top tips for getting the most out of attending a home show. 1. Be prepared- haveread more →

Pen Y Llechwedd-An Update

Pen Y Llechwedd-An Update

I’ve spoken before about how our home came to be built, here. Originally owned by Fredrick Goleby, and given to his daughter, Mrs A M Johnson. What gets me really excited about our home, is it’s history. Yesterday I got lost in the treasure of information available on Trove. Mr Fredrick Goleby was a very wellread more →

Toolbox Tuesday-Power Saw

Last week we looked at the hand saw, this week we take a little look at the Power Saw. This is another one of those tools, Adam uses just about every day. One of the first things for our apprentice to set up each day, is the power saw. Used for cutting just about everything,read more →

Inspired Space-Window Seat

We are so fortunate to have not 1 but 4 window seats in our house, all of which are used frequently by the children. Cooler weather has me craving throw rugs, good books and endless cups of tea. Although I would not change our window seats, I love them, here is a few more Iread more →