For the Love of Books | Currently Reading August 2017

I find it more difficult during the longer days of Summerto get stuck into a page-turner of a good read.That said, two recent gems have been Hidden Figures by Margot Lee Shetterleyand The Heart's Invisible Furies by John Boyne.   Hidden Figures was initially recommended by a friend,but as a film I should see.  So I … Continue reading For the Love of Books | Currently Reading August 2017

Taking Time to Live Well

"Make sure you look after you."That's something I've heard a lot since the beginning of the year.It's also something I'm trying to be mindful ofand something that I'm reinforcing sincethe discovery of The Simple Things magazine. Each and every page is a visual delight.With articles that I'll be referencing in the future.With articles that appeal to … Continue reading Taking Time to Live Well

10 Things | Christmas

I've been telling myself, in a bah humbug kind of way,that Christmas is ages away ...On the way to school this morning, The Boy Child and I worked outthat as of next Monday, there are only 20 school days left until the Christmas holidays.I admit to feeling surprised.Christmas has always been my favourite time of the … Continue reading 10 Things | Christmas

December Daily 2015 | Foundation Pages

It's almost time for my favourite project of the year: December Daily.I'm using paper from Simple Stories, the Claus & Co. range.Embellishments are also from that range, along with some from Shimelleand stuff picked up in the Store of Utter Gorgeousness. I'm using a cloth-covered album from Studio Calico in 6x8, with an assorted mix of page protectors.  I've … Continue reading December Daily 2015 | Foundation Pages