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Ruth Pereira
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Family Photos 2017
Life around here has been easing back towards normality since moving into our new house. The first months have been crammed with landscaping and gardening and painting furniture. Things are returning to a slightly slower pace as winter approaches and we can...

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New House Finished!
Our house is done! We have been in for nearly a month now and are loving our new home! Enjoy these pictures! House on the day of handover Our kitchen! Handover with our builder, Geoff from Geoff Gibson Homes and site manager, Gary. Working on the fence Turf...

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Making Christmas Paper for Toddlers
I was searching for something to do with Jeremy one quiet day before the Christmas holidays rolled around and came up with the idea of a printing craft. He loves to paint or get paint-y and so I thought that printing might be right up his alley. I cut some ...

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House Progress #3
Christmas has come and gone for another year and our house is steadily making its way towards completion. The builders are off on holidays for another week... so in order to keep things happening I thought I would post some pictures of where we are up to no...

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Mulberry Pie Recipe
Back in September, our mulberry tree fruited profusely. I picked mulberries every second day for about three weeks, living with permanently stained fingers and nails. We ate a lot of mulberries for the first few days but the sheer quantity of them became a ...

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House Progress #2
I can barely find the time to think these days, let alone write on my blog. With my personal down-time reduced to about 1 hour each day and an incredibly clingy little boy, I have to prioritise every free minute. Most of them go to things like sewing, readi...

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House Progress
Our house is powering ahead at the moment. In the last three weeks, we have gained a frame, roof, windows and doors. It's starting to look like a house!  

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Site Excavations
So excavation started at our block on Tuesday this week. It was very exciting. Not sure what happens next and when that will be, but here we are: the promised photos.  

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Boy's Single Quilt
I have been working all nap times for the past few weeks on a new quilting project. Jeremy is old enough to move out of the cot and into a single bed. To ease the transition and talk it up as an amazing stage of life, I decided to make a fun quilt for him t...

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Our Land & Planting Fruit Trees
There is a reason that my blogging has slowed down a lot lately. I have a lot on my mind... we bought some land and are about to start building a house! Most of our weekends and spare afternoons for the last couple months have been taken up with visits to b...
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