I tend to post my crafting on Instagram, these days, but it takes up so much of my life/keeps me … Continue Reading The Golden Herringbone Cape
All the way back in 1994, barely two months into my Honours year in Philosophy at Monash, I had to … Continue Reading Let’s try that again… at a distance.
At the ripe old age of 45 we have decided we have finally found somewhere we want to put down … Continue Reading We’re putting down roots!
“Handmade Plenty” is my theme for the next 5 years 😊 I’ve never really made a vision board or given … Continue Reading Handmade Plenty
Talking to my naturopath, Natasha (@bmcomphealth on Instagram 😊) is so inspiring! After our phone-session, this afternoon, I had an … Continue Reading Menu planning through brain fog.
Getting deeper into the #slowlife, next stop #homemade skincare. I’ve never been able to find anything that works for my … Continue Reading Next stop homemade skincare.
FINISHED!!! My knee may be fractured and I may be in a fog of painkillers but I can always knit! … Continue Reading Big Old Coat finished!
Ingredients delivery services aren’t just for those who can’t cook… they’re for those who can’t think, too!
We have used one ingredients delivery service or another for around a year, now, and I love it for so … Continue Reading Ingredients delivery services aren’t just for those who can’t cook… they’re for those who can’t think, too!
The Second Saturday of each month is Stock-the-pantry day as the Farmers Market is in Ballan. All my favourites were … Continue Reading Winter is in Ballan and it’s wonderful.
I’m not writing at the moment. In truth, I haven’t written any fiction for months. If you follow me on … Continue Reading I cannot write at the moment and I’m okay with that.
At last I’ve finished this short-sleeve jacket! In one way it’s only taken me about 2 months to make but … Continue Reading Finished! Short sleeved, knitted jacket!
Today is New Skill Thursday and I’m tackling how to use an #overlocker (or #serger in the US) If I’m … Continue Reading New Skill Thursday: Overlocker / Surger
In the three months since the As Long As She Lives book launch, and my last blog post, I’ve been … Continue Reading How to Make Organic Chicken Bone Broth/Stock
Anyone who cooks even slightly, and probably many people who don’t, gives at least some thought to buying a knife … Continue Reading Tip! Buying cooking knives in Japan
After the flurry of posts the week before last, I spent last week in a similar flurry of busyness which … Continue Reading The post with the Flatbread and Honeyed Figs recipes!
Three nights a week Superman and I participate in the one of the most popular online Massively Multiplayer Online games (they say that they are the most popular but are outstripped on current subscriptions by almost 10million subs by LineageII … Continue Reading Darcy’s Spicy Moroccan Lamb Soup