Beanie (and I) recently read The Baggage Handler by South Australian author David Rawlings.
I met David at this year’s Omega Writers’ Conference, where he ran a brilliant workshop on managing time while juggling different aspects to writing. Continue reading “Beanie’s Book Review 🐾 – The Baggage Handler”
PHOTO CREDIT: Daniel Ebersole via Unsplash
Dear plumbers, electricians, people who build houses;
(I know builders is the proper term but I need to whip up a bit of dramatic effect; please grant me that one.) Continue reading “A Swift Victory”
A travel story honouring the humble yet rejuvenating weekender; also the beauty of Daylesford in Autumn… Continue reading “Daylesford Dreaming”
Cats. There are two traditional kinds of reactions to simply just the word. (Cats).
There’s the likers and there’s the, well, um those who may not be the biggest fans in the world. We know this.
For the sake of diplomacy and for the sake of those perhaps scarred by an experience with an ‘unfriendly’ or one might even say ‘antisocial’ cat, let’s also assume that there’s another camp of people who are on neither Camp Cat or Camp Un-Cat but Camp ‘Maybe Cat’. Continue reading “3 Reasons Why Cats love Christmas Too”
For Graham Gardner, a future filled with just making custard tarts, apple slices and the like was, somehow, less than satisfying. Despite being obligatory morning tea choices for many, for this health conscious baker it was, rather food for thought. Continue reading “Leading The Way In Gluten Free: Spotlight on the Healthy Loaf Bakery”
Thrift shopping is like looking for buried treasure. The deeper you look, the more treasure you find. Continue reading “Thrift Shopping Tips”
Recently published with The Home Journal – I recently had the pleasure of interviewing local creative Fiona Pringle from Hook and Eye! Continue reading “Handcrafted Homewares – Hook and Eye Melbourne”
I’m at the Decor + Design Show and waiting in line to hear Victoria Redshaw, international trend forecaster, speak and someone pushes in front of me. Actually quite a few people do. Continue reading “Trend Forecasting: the Science”