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November Creative Challenge

This was Kate's idea. On the morning after running a really long way in Melbourne we woke up and I had imagined she was probably tuning Emily and I out as we chatted back and forth about what to do next. But she came up with this idea and by the time I was shoving walnut caramelised pancakes in my … Read More >>

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Don’t write it perfect, write it down…

You know what's worse than writing something and have it not be perfect? Not writing it. Perfectionism is an insidious saboteur. Perfectionism stops you from doing all manner of things. It stops you … Read More >>

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Tattoo brainstorming…

Tattoos have definitely become a generational and geographical thing. I don’t mean geography compared to where on your body, but if you look around your suburb or town, you will quickly realize if you … Read More >>

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How partnership can propel you to the next level…

I move in a lot of circles of solo enterprise. Bloggers and Writers and Designers and Social Media people. For most people it's a one person gig. It starts that way and it stays that way. So many … Read More >>

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Black…

FINALLY the coffee shows up! I KNOW. It took me awhile. It's nice that I can own black clothes now without the fear of them being ruined by baby vomit. Bonus. Once when my babies were still babies he … Read More >>

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White…

Yesterday was white. I celebrated with a white chocolate pecan tart of not school holidays aloneness and it was delicious. Generally, I don't own white clothing because I have small children and I … Read More >>

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Fiction versus non-fiction: it’s all…

Writing is writing – or is it? A factual account, an opinion piece and a novel might all use the same 26 letters, but the creative process behind them can be very different.  So how different is … Read More >>

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Brown…

Brown. The colour of coffee. And yet, I see NO COFFEE. Not sure what happened there. Massive oversight on my part. But I did take lots of photos. I'm sure I wasn't over-compensating at all. Although I … Read More >>

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Orange…

I always knew that some of these colour themed days would be less popular than others. I've heard lots of grumbles as we head into orange and brown OMG! But I actually really like the less loved, bit … Read More >>

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Slow down your photo taking…

I love my phone for taking photos. Sometimes I love it a little bit too much. Sometimes the convenience of it allows me to forget that the DSLR or 'big camera' as I like to call it is far superior. … Read More >>

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Yellow…

Yellow is pretty much our favourite colour around here. Emily and I had a whole conversation yesterday just sending one another pictures of yellow things. And the other day I might have been drinking … Read More >>

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Green…

Yesterday was Green. Kind of a no brainer for me. Emily was a bit more creative than me! One thing I am loving about the colour challenge is seeing great big pops of colour when I head over to the … Read More >>

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One for the road…

This post is brought to you by the Transport Accident Commission. If you follow us around the interwebs a bit, you already know that Zoey and I ran the Sydney marathon a couple of weeks ago, and are … Read More >>