The third of our 5 children is graduating from high school in a few short weeks. As all grade 12 students are presented with the uncertainty of what is to come, we have been struck by how difficult the big decisions around this time are. When recently looking at options for our boy, he began…Continue Reading
Hello lovely blog readers!! It’s been a while between posts, but we’re still here working away in the background on some exciting new projects!! Not to mention the blog was hacked, and offline for a week, thank goodness for our web guru Suzy Black from Black Market Media. Suzy is my…Continue Reading
We’ve had a rush of projects come to an end here in the last month or two. This little renovation has been lifechanging for the family involved. While on some projects I am deeply involved from the planning stages right through to completion, some projects I am only a little involved…Continue Reading
We had an awesome comment on the blog this week, expressing concern over not knowing what her decorating style was. Gosh, it reminded me of the anxiety I felt when I was first experimenting with decorating my home. I can remember the pressure of thinking I needed to have a ‘style’ to adhere to. The…Continue Reading
I’ve been super busy these few weeks, working on a couple of client projects. I’ve helped a family with a lounge room refresh, kids reading nook, finalising an extension and completed a build and design consult on a gorgeous workers cottage. I love the work we do, and the way in which we can help…Continue Reading
In the world of building there different opportunities for a builder to provide you with costings on your job. The 3 most common forms of these are ballpark figures, estimates and quotes. Each differs greatly from the other and will provide you with different types of information. Which one you should be seeking, will depend…Continue Reading
Let’s face it, Summer in Queensland is hot, so hot in fact we tend not to spend our weekends working in the heat, especially the outdoor areas, instead we use the Winter months to update and change our home.
In previous years, we’ve spent all of Winter working away in the garden to provide “outdoor garden…Continue Reading