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Modern Fall Home

I love swapping in cozy throws and pillows for Fall and Winter. We've made it through what will hopefully be Los Angeles' last heat wave for the year and I'm so ready to light candles, cook for friends and family,…

Happy Easter!

I hope you are having a happy time with family or friends. Apart from the massive sugar rush, I love this time of year. To be able to eat a meal with people I love, and watch little ones getting…

DIY Modern Fall Wreath

I have been re-using these simple square craft-store wire frames for almost a year now (see previous wreaths here: Spring, Holiday, succulent). They have been a great little investment! For my Fall wreaths, I used thin green florists' wire (which…

Kylie and Michelle’s Potato Bake

When I was in Hawaii with my two sisters last month (apologies for the not-so-subtle skite!), I watched closely when they cooked up a storm for the Aussies who were all vacationing together. Their potato bake is legendary among our…

DIY Modern Spring Wreath

This beautiful Spring wreath is a no-brainer. Really. It's an easy, do-it-in-front-of-the-TV, low cost project that you're going to love. All you need is a wreath frame like this one from Michaels, and some balloons. OK, quite a lot of…

10 Elegant Easter DIYs

Naturally dyed Robin's eggs (source: honestlyyum.com) Carrot Treat Boxes - printable (source: ellaclaireinspired.com) Add black & white feathers to eggs (source: digsdigs.com) Dollar store finds (source: saltandpeppermoms.blogspot.sk) Glitter and glue (source: thegirlinspired.com) Tie eggs onto a mossy branch in glass…

Lavender shortbread

My sisters are amazing cooks. Kylie created the most delicious Christmas spread I've ever tasted and Michelle (the youngest), kept us supplied with her homemade shortbread cookies throughout the holiday period. When we got back from Australia, we found ourselves…

Happy Australia Day!

It's Australia Day! But of course you knew that. I'm so filled up with fresh memories of our awesome trip back there a few weeks ago. Here are some more photos from a very special trip back home.