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Using paper scraps for journaling with kids.

Are you throwing out all your colourful paper scraps? Are they taking over your house, if you don’t? As I tidied my closed, I came across large box and 2 shoeboxes full of paper scraps in various shapes and sizes, some of them reused and some just cut offs from my card making days, and, […]

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Vintage Simplex Milking Machine.

Sometimes unexpected things happen… We got unexpected surprise, when, after buying the house, we found this vintage milking machine, in the shed. Ta-dah! We are currently gathering more information on it, but seems, like it has been manufactured in 60s by Simplex Dairy Equipment Co, which no longer exists. My partner vaguely remembers running along […]

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Grandmas Old Textiles. My Fabric Love.

Today I just want to talk about my fabric love. I love fabric. In every colour, texture and print (ok, except skeleton prints, I do not like those…) But really, I could keep stacks of textiles in every room for sole purpose of brightening up my day by looking at them. Of course, I like […]

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Hoody with the broken zip.

Hi, friends. Today I want to show you quick DIY, I completed in one evening. I think it’s silly and smart and cute all in one, but the main idea behind this quick project was, for this lonely piece of clothing to become useful again, and to do, what it does best- to keep toddler […]

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The Unique Blogger Award.

What a lovely surprise! Thank you, dear Audra, (Audra’s Book Blabbing) for nominating me for this award! I only started blogging little over three months ago, and I enjoy it enormously. I love being part of amazing blogging community, to share my stories and document my daily life.   Rules: 1. Display the award. 2. […]

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Herbarium.

Last week I discovered, that I have almost ran out of dried leaves and flowers. We use them for decorating and card making. Me and my oldest boy used to go to collect beautiful leaves quite often, but then, I had a baby, and we somehow forgot about this lovely activity. He would pick up […]

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Drilling Water Well in Ireland.

So, if you have noticed my absence for few long days, I can tell you me and all family were all very sick with flu. I also had something suspicious going on with the right side of the head, it was the worst pain I ever experienced, which unfortunately is still unexplained, because doc could […]

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Family | pregnancy/ birth | Projects

Birth affirmations. Junk Journal.

    Hi. During my second pregnancy I decided to start journaling/ scrapbooking, including positive thoughts and affirmations, to inspire myself for positive birth experience. My 1st birth was traumatic for me and the baby and with second child I wanted to experience uplifting sensation, (At beginning I did not even believe it’s possible, but […]

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The Travel Journal DIY

  Hi, guys, just wanted to share images of the Travel journal I made out of different materials, that were laying around the house- cardboards, magazines, advertisement brochures, ribbons, lace, beads, key, pearls etc. No tutorial, but you can see what I have done here, cut cardboards for pages and find some clean white pages […]

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