Archives for January 2012

simplifying journals {an aha- moment}

  If you’ve been around a while you know I love to clean and organize and that I have been on this major simplifying ride for the past few years. So this morning I was thinking about how to simplify the craft room when I do it up. And that’s when it hit me. I […]

Creative dreams: 2012

Mixed media project in progress I’m still catching up on what I’d like to do this year. Today a quick one on where I’d like to go creatively . :: I would like to start blogging five days a week. As much as I wanted to, it just wasn’t possible to post daily before. Now […]

Home improvements: 2012

The third bedroom (Aoife’s room) back in 2009. After hardly doing a thing to the poor house last year (new baby, illness, having to get a new car, a change of career for Alan…so many excuses reasons), I am itching to get my hands dirty this year. And as luck would have it, we do […]

Kirby: one!!!

Would you believe it? That sweet, cheeky little boy of ours is one already! One! Kirby, at 1: You have 9 teeth, 3 of which came last week. You started sleeping right through the night just before Christmas, but have kept some strange hours lately because of your teeth. You now usually go to bed […]

the gratitude journal

When I decided on “gratitude” as my word of the year, I realised I also needed a gratitude journal. But none of of the journals I found in the shops or online felt quite right. I wanted one that had enough pages for the whole year, and that I could easily add bits to without […]