Renovation Inspiration

My Current Home Renovation Crushes If you have seen my earlier post here, you will know that hubby and I are embarking on a home renovation. And this is bigger than anything either of us have been bold enough to jump into before! The thought is at once awesome, exciting and also terrifying. Thankfully, we have […] Read more…

Lets talk about home renovation

It seems we are fairly home obsessed these days. Just look at how many home renovation, home buying, home selling shows there are on tv. For a lot of us it will be our biggest asset, so this fixation seems to make sense. And we do spend a lot of time at home, so it […] Read more…

How to Style your Home for Sale

The Creatives Guide to Great Results The other day I was talking with a friend who is getting ready to put their home on the market. Now, anyone who has ever done this will know that it is quite the task. But if you want to sell quickly and get a great price, extra effort […] Read more…

Why Being Bad can be Good for You

What a year of Beginner Art Classes Taught me Let me tell you a story about the year I decided to go to art class. A bit of context. I have never been particularly good at ‘art’. In high school I did take film and TV and did like photography. But ‘art’? I firmly ‘was no good […] Read more…

How to Find the Time for Things you Love

What I’ve learnt about “fitting it all in” One of the reasons I wanted to do the Everyday Creatives series is answer this really common question “how do people find the time to fit this all in?”. How is it that some people are able to fit ‘extras’ or hobbies into their lives? And maybe […] Read more…

Why am I not more Creative?

1. Saying things like “Me? I’m just not creative” Ever said this, even just to yourself? We have this terrible tendency to label people as tall or short, blond or brunette, creative or not creative. And while there is a certain je ne sais quoi about some super creative people, we all have a bit […] Read more…

Start where you are

I am going to be totally honest here. I used to be that person who needed to be ‘set up’ before I started doing something. A bit of a perfectionist. A bit of a stress head. What do I mean? Well, ever felt that need to have the right tools or know exactly what you […] Read more…