Oh how the garden grows…

I enjoy getting out in the fresh air and spending a time in our sunken courtyard garden. Here’s our little shady space…this is taken looking at our basement flat. You can see our containers and pots…plus some trailing plants on the old walls. You can just see one of the arches on the right above my new little greenhouse. Here’s how our little space is shaping up as things start to come back to life. There are new buds forming on our weeping willow…

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Quilted Sewing Machine Cover

On Friday I managed to get stuck in and complete a quilting project that I had started at the beginning of March. The project I had in mind was small to help me gain a bit of confidence and try out some basic quilting techniques. Since buying my own sewing machine I knew that it wasn’t long before I needed to pass my Mum’s Frister Rossmann sewing machine back to her. With my parents visiting over Easter I had a deadline to meet. I knew I wanted to get the machine serviced before giving it back but also I wanted to […]

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Little achievements and inspirations

You may have noticed that I’ve had a few weeks where I haven’t posted on my blog. Outside of blog land I’ve been super busy with my day job…For 8 months I’ve been working on a variety of projects to help the team that I’m part of deliver a better job and improve what we do day to day. The final stages of the projects have been particularly tough as each project interlinked. We have had some big highs, as things worked, and huge lows when things weren’t going to plan…However seeing the pieces of a huge puzzle fitting together and […]

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