Category Archives: renovations

Week 23 Wrap Up

This week sees more progress on the garden as we level out the area for the lawn, sow more seeds and lay grass.  Cannot wait to have our garden flourishing, I adore being in the garden. Melbourne’s given us some … Continue reading

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Week 21 Wrap Up

It’s been a crazy week! My daughter turned 10, I finished editing 5 chapters of a book on land, human and food security, I was asked to join the board of an NGO I’ve been doing work with for the … Continue reading

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Week 20 Wrap Up

Can’t believe we are at 20 weeks already!  Hardly giving birth, but transforming our home has definitely included panic, nausea, excitement and anxious anticipation. This week: Floors finished being laid (well not floorboards but the particle boards over the joists) … Continue reading

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Spring Gardening

By now I would normally have had a huge number of seeds and seedlings in the ground, however given the state of our home at the moment, the best we could do was this. Our builder made us a huge … Continue reading

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Curtains & plants

No more nudie runs!  We have curtains! I also went out on a stormy Melbourne day to bring hoe more plants!  LOVE plants. The kind lady at the cute plant shop Loose Leaf, gave me a bunch of flowers as … Continue reading

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More kitchen love

Taking a work and packing break!  Before this space fills up completely with boxes, here we are – Matilda (one of the best birthday presents ever!!) is up, 2 of our bar stools arrived (more to come!) and the plants … Continue reading

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New Kitchen is working !

Our old kitchen has completely gone and our new kitchen has been connected! The kitchen tap I was banging on about here is a real beauty…very pleased that the black sink, hob and tap came together so well.  And really … Continue reading

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