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Patchwork Cactus
A beachside suburb on the East Coast of Australia.
Blogger, Journalist, Copy Writer... Making, Baking, Parenting, Laughing.
Interests: Living a lovely life with two little ones in tow, making stuff, cooking stuff, teaching stuff, drinking wine, taking names. Chuck it all together and that's how you patchwork a cactus. Bam!
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Calling all insta-mums to #helpamumout and give me some ideas - why oh why do we have to feed them everyday? Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Patchworkcactus
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want, giant miffy nightlight, need, timba trend, wear, little tienda, read, little humans of new york Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Patchworkcactus
Hello, apparently people are having trouble commenting so this is a test.
You can totally do it!
This can also go in a pie #justsaying
My genius neighbour suggested I put it on vanilla ice cream. You don't have to tell me twice!
YOU seriously can't get this wrong. So long as you mix well and don't cook it for too long - but if it does get lumpy, just strain it. : )
I go OPI Base and Top coat but there are also some really awesome gel top coats - they take a while to dry but last for a really long time!
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DIY potato stamped tea towels, Swiss cross and watermelon patterns. A super simple tutorial that has a video! Yay. Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Patchworkcactus
Yes, lucky!
You couldn't get take out for less effort than this was!
Thanks Kate, it is so so so simple.
That is a great idea!
How cool would a pesto plant be!
I feel like I'm ALWAYS that mum!
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Sometimes I you need to shake off the cobwebs and find some salt water, glitter, flowers and coffee. Continue reading
Posted Mar 21, 2015 at Patchworkcactus
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A montessori checklist to make your home more 'prepared' for your little ones and a bunch of activities for you to try at home. Continue reading
Posted Mar 16, 2015 at Patchworkcactus
Posted Mar 14, 2015 at Patchworkcactus
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http://www.milkandmasuki.com/products/fox-onesie-grey-marle http://www.studioskinky.com/?product=pastel-playon-crayon-_1-sets http://www.brennan-and-burch.co.uk/acatalog/new_forest_wanf.html http://industriekids.com.au/264_kids/7484601_terrace_track_pant_denim_blue http://acorntoyshop.com/product/tegu-nelson-explorer-set/990/building-blocks/85/1431/0 http://babydonkie.com.au/product_info.php/corby-tindersticks-wilby-toy-p-496 Continue reading
Posted Mar 11, 2015 at Patchworkcactus
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Oh microwave lemon curd, let me count the ways... How can something so magical come from just four ingredients two of which we have in our own backyard. I love you, deeply and truly, like Mindy loves cake, like Scout loves Peter Rabbit, like I love wine. And I don't even care if I'm not sure if you are called butter or curd. Continue reading
Posted Mar 8, 2015 at Patchworkcactus
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I love doing the Down That Little Lane newsletter, I love being part of their blogger family. It's so much fun picking twenty things that I would chew off my left arm to have. Scrap that, I need my arms, maybe my left ear? Continue reading
Posted Mar 3, 2015 at Patchworkcactus
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This, my friends is my very first Patchwork Video. A five minute cake topper, just for you. Be kind to me, I'm just learning. Continue reading
Posted Mar 3, 2015 at Patchworkcactus