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The Donation Pile

Hi Everyone It has been a while since the last post so decided to make an easy read this time. Hope you enjoy this post and it encourages you to begin decluttering your home. We would love to hear any other tips in the comments below of what you have done to stop donations from […]

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“To Perfect, or Not to Perfect: that is the Question”

Just a bit more tweaking, or maybe a complete do over. Sometimes, I totally do my head in when I  want something to be perfect! I don’t mean run of the mill perfect, I mean bells and whistles  perfect. Shabam…..WOW…amazing….outstanding….incredibly perfect. Some would refer to me as a perfectionist, type A personality, meticulous, task focused, […]

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The Motivational Slump!

I have an open packet of snacks next to me, my feet are up on the recliner and I’m still in my PJ’s at noon captivated by the fictional lives of characters on the screen in front of me. Whilst lurking in the wings is an ever growing pile of receipts that need to be […]

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Where do I start?

Have you ever wished that Mary Poppins would come along and click her fingers and your cleaning and organising worries disappear? I have certainly needed a bit of Mary Poppins magic myself lately. December is always a busy month and is a trigger for my house turning into a dumping zone of stuff!! At the […]

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Christmas is just around the Corner!

My feet are up and I am absolutely stuffed but I have this hidden excitement that I cannot contain that always comes around so quickly every year! I have just volunteered at the Adelaide Christmas Pageant. I woke up before dawn and digged through my closet for my favourite Christmas shirt and Christmas accessories to […]

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Things take Time!

Have you ever done anything and thought “I have this, it will be a easy. I just need to do this, this, and this and then it is done!” What could you add into the mix to change the outcome or that feeling of success? Some interesting things that took longer than expected I have discovered […]

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Risky Business

You’re too young, you’re too old, it’s too high, you won’t like it, that’s dangerous, don’t get dirty, there are germs!!!!  Have you heard these all too common sayings that I admit to have said on occasions when my ‘risk radar’ was too high. Do you remember when you were young and you would climb […]

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Sewing: A Life Skill Often Untouched

I have many fond memories from when I was younger of having a needle and thread in my hand and sewing all things crafty. This later translated to the sewing machine where I discovered you can finish a project a whole lot faster. Sometimes this also has its disadvantages, but as a teenager my life […]

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Am I Organised?

Walk into my house and you will see clusters of organised areas and disorganised areas. As a Mum, I feel it takes a tremendous amount of time to maintain the “I am an organised Mum and this comes naturally to me.” In reality, I certainly don’t. I have moments when I look and say to […]

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