Category: Liz’s Blog

Home Made crochet Steiner/Waldorf Gnomes and Nins

Since overhauling our toy disaster collection a year ago, I’ve opted for quality, open ended toys that stimulate imaginative play. Our play room is full of wooden food, musical instruments, baby dolls and clothes and a gorgeous doll house full of little wire dolls…

Beautiful birthday wool

My husband did well this year. Not only did he totally surprise me but he got me something I absolutely love! This sampler of RichMore Percent 1/100 is one of my favourite gifts ever. It’s so soft and the colours are just gorgeous. I…

♡ Mom On The Go Planner ♡

Our April was completely taken over with the chaos of moving house. In all the packing and stress and chaos, I lost the one thing keeping all the loose ends straight in my head – my precious rose gold Kmart/Kikki K planner! It was…

New beginnings

It’s been a whirlwind few months. New house, new neighbourhood and new kids activities. With it all came a wake up call and a new perspective. Working full time is rough sometimes. So many days I wish I was at the school gate or…

Reusable coffee pods

I haven’t thrown out a coffee pod since July 2017 thanks to my stainless steel reusable Seal Pod from Crema Joe. I love our Nespresso machine dearly. It was a wedding gift and a massive boost to being more frugal in our daily lives,…

Thrift shop haul

I’ve started small on our ‘war on waste’ journey. Carrying a keep cup, using stainless steel refillable coffee pods, refusing plastic and unnecessary packaging, cold wash cycles and making use of the soft plastic recycling. The next thing I want to tackle is clothing….

Lovely lavender 

I’ve been reading the Ruby Red Shoes books to little Lottie and we absolutely love the beautiful description of Ruby’s cost caravan. Cups of tea, books to read and cozy blankets to cuddle up in. It really reminds me of the atmosphere I try…