Decorations for baby shower. Pretty, purple, lace, bunting

Purple lace takes the stage !

When a special event comes around, it can be hard to think how to make the house look nice without too much effort or cost. Today I wanted to share with you just a few photos from my sister’s baby shower that I helped organise last year (plus a neat trick I learnt for making pink lemonade and decorating cake pops to match colours!).

 

The room ended up looking so pretty and feminine with a “country kitchen” look, which would be perfect not only for a baby shower but also a wedding, bridal shower or special birthday event. So if you think you might be planning one of these in the near future, read on….

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Grandmas's Gift. a 90th Birthday gift. photobook. Allowing her memory live on

Grandma’s Gift: 98 years of memories in one special book

My precious grandma passed away in June this year. She was 98 years old. So in these recent months I have been spending some time restoring and updating a special gift that I gave her for her 90th birthday, 8 years ago. It will now be a wonderful keepsake for each of our families to treasure for years to come, remembering her life, our family history and the legacy she has left behind.

 

I couldn’t have anticipated eight years ago what a treasure this photo book would become for all of us now. It was the best birthday gift ever!

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Stepping it up! Kids Bedroom storage and fun. A stage or playspace with room for storage underneath.

Stepping it up : My kids bedroom play and storage solution

Well, I don’t know about you but I have found that kids clothes take up A LOT of space. My Little Scientist is 5 years old now and I am reluctant to get rid of all those clothes he no longer wears on the off chance I might have another baby boy one day.

 

So I needed to find a creative storage solution to help with this growing mountain of clothes and this is what I made.

 

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