We had quite the weekend here in our house: A black eye, plate smashing, broken furniture. Seriously, you can't make this stuff up. This is a list of the injuries and breakages suffered (mostly) at the hands of my children mostly. 1. The least serious of all, but maybe most expensive on the list: the bathroom cupboard… Continue reading A Catalogue Of Weekend Injuries
My girls can be quite rough with their toys. Majority of their dolls are stripped naked within hours of them being purchased and they then proceed to brush the doll's hair until it fluffs out and knots. I decided to try to 'help' restore these previous fashionistas to their former glory by attempting to repair… Continue reading How to Repair Doll’s Hair
A few weeks ago, we redecorated most of our bedroom. My husband painted the walls, we made our very own DIY Hanging Headboard, we bought new curtains, new bedding, etc. There are still a few things to do like new bedside lamps etc but it is January and we are now waiting for pay-day. Along with… Continue reading What is the point of Throw Pillows?
Today I spent time doing something I enjoy. Sewing. My 25 year old self would have been appalled! Isn't it funny how things change. I made this Tote Bag today, mostly from my own 'pattern'. I used tips from a few online patterns. The straps are too long but I am not in the mood… Continue reading Today’s Project
And the best part is ... we only snapped at each other once! For us, that's a miracle when doing DIY. The history of that is a post for another year. Below is my account of us making our own Headboard. Step 1. Pin a million DIY headboard pins on Pinterest so by the time… Continue reading Our very own DIY Headboard