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With this new change in our lives, comes a change in our lifestyles. I have been feeling so inspired to set new goals for myself and my little family. Here are a few (mostly to hold myself accountable if I know others are aware). - De-clutter! My house is a... Continue reading
Posted Jun 10, 2012 at tiny explorers
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There are some days, where it's rough, and the weather is miserable, and everyone is just feeling out of sorts. And you just let your children watch 'The Mr Men Show' on the iPad for a while because it will keep everyone sane. It's been difficult getting back into the... Continue reading
Posted Jun 10, 2012 at tiny explorers
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It's been a while, guys. In the craziness of having a baby, I let myself get locked out of this account, and have finally been inspired to crack it back open. Things have changed, dear reader (whoever may still read this blog). Things have CHANGED. Firstly, the baby in my... Continue reading
Posted May 31, 2012 at tiny explorers
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So this is what I have been up to lately. Incubating. A human. I would say a tiny human, but he's not THAT tiny for a nearly newborn. I had to be checked on Friday to make sure he wasn't gigantic, but he's pretty decent- about 3.6kg at the moment.... Continue reading
Posted Oct 18, 2010 at tiny explorers
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If you think these look awesome, check out this post from Smock covering all of their beautiful new range. The patterns are so funky, with gorgeous, bright colour combinations. Products are all available at their website. I love stationery, especially when I find ranges like this! Continue reading
Posted Oct 15, 2010 at tiny explorers
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Sterling Silver Swinging Pinup Girl by MarKhed. So very cool. Continue reading
Posted Oct 14, 2010 at tiny explorers
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Playable Wii remote customisable with LEGO! This is the perfect gift for any LEGO-loving Wii-playing child between 6 and 10 years. Like my 7 year old nephew whose birthday is coming up. YES! Available from Toys R Us. Continue reading
Posted Oct 14, 2010 at tiny explorers
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There's a House Inside My Mummy by Giles Andreae With our second offspring due in just under 4 weeks, I have started reading this book to my daughter. It was lent to me by my sister in law, and it's adorable. Very basic concepts- I would recommend it for ages... Continue reading
Posted Oct 1, 2010 at tiny explorers
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Anyone that knows me, knows this is one of my 'catchphrases', so I definitely fell in love with this card when I saw it. Only thing is, living in Australia I spell 'favourite' the English way ;) 'You're my Favorite' mixed media print by Robayre (an Etsy store worth checking... Continue reading
Posted Sep 29, 2010 at tiny explorers
1. Drink tea. 2. Wear something that makes you feel good. 3. Say please and thank you. 4. Tell somebody you love them. 5. Eat dessert first. 6. Watch the sunrise or sunset. 7. Wear perfume. 8. Smile (a lot!). 9. Read a book. 10. Cook or bake for someone... Continue reading
Posted Sep 22, 2010 at tiny explorers
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Slacking off, yes, but here is a page from The Twits' by Roald Dahl (a book and author I love a lot, and can't wait to introduce my daughter to). I just love this so much. If you've never read it- I recommend. Especially if you have school age children.... Continue reading
Posted Sep 16, 2010 at tiny explorers
This looks awesome! Check out Etsy's Flickr photostream for a HEAP of behind the scenes photos. Continue reading
Posted Sep 13, 2010 at tiny explorers
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This pregnancy journal is absolutely adorable- created by a mama who is a photographer, so it is lovely and colourful and full of nice images. Click through to see more pages from the book. Oh, to have such talent, haha! (Found via Ohdeedoh) Continue reading
Posted Sep 9, 2010 at tiny explorers
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Pantone named Turquoise their 2010 colour of the year. Rightfully so, I think. If It's Hip, It's Here has a gigantic article on this, littered with lots of images of beautiful turquoise items. Found via picocool. Continue reading
Reblogged Sep 6, 2010 at tiny explorers
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How cute are these shelves?? From Design Torget. Edit: Oh! Meaghan commented an awesome thought- Those are adorable! I bet this would be an easy hack with some sturdy card stock. So true! So, if you like them, give it a go! The mini Lack shelves from Ikea would be... Continue reading
Reblogged Sep 5, 2010 at tiny explorers
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I think I have said it before, but I have a big thing for worlds maps I can hang in my children's rooms. This one, from thesearethings is a little pricey, but I am really in love with it. It comes in a few different colours, all very pretty, but-... Continue reading
Reblogged Sep 4, 2010 at tiny explorers
I have been a total shocker when it comes to updating. I keep apologising, but how about I stop apologising and just POST MORE? Rightio! So, here are some links that I absolutely love: The Style Sheet - I have been reading Becca's personal blog for years and years (I... Continue reading
Posted Aug 31, 2010 at tiny explorers
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Set of Crayola crayons that have labels attached identifying the chemicals that make up the corresponding colour! If you already have the crayons you can buy the labels to stick on yourself. So clever... and kinda nerdy (which is really my kind of thing)! From Que Interesante. Continue reading
Posted Aug 27, 2010 at tiny explorers
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These airvases by Torafu Architects are gorgeous. They are actually made from paper, and they come flat so that you can mould them into whatever shaped vase/bowl you want (see this video). I think I'll have to add these to my wishlist of things I need but don't really need...... Continue reading
Posted Aug 27, 2010 at tiny explorers
I know, I suck. Getting out of routine updating around M's birthday has really put me out of whack. I have a lot of posts planned, but nothing comes to fruition (I hate that word, is that weird?) when I sit down to type them all out. But they are... Continue reading
Posted Aug 25, 2010 at tiny explorers
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This is absolutely going on our nursery wall!! Subliminal Baby Letterpress Poster Series by Sycamore Street Press. I can't wait to get this nursery organised! I've found all my bits and pieces and now it's time to get it all together. I may create a little mood board to show... Continue reading
Posted Aug 23, 2010 at tiny explorers
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No theme today, just a few random things I am in love with right now before I go to bed... Beautiful Blue notecard set from Pistachio Press (LOVE this store) Paris Grocery Maptote by Maptites (I had a hard time deciding which map to post, they're all so funky. Also,... Continue reading
Posted Aug 19, 2010 at tiny explorers
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This is perfect for me: Ellie's World print from Sweet Harvey. Continue reading
Posted Aug 13, 2010 at tiny explorers
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Beautiful, bright and fun print- perfect for a playroom! From Ruka-Ruka. Continue reading
Posted Aug 13, 2010 at tiny explorers
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Time got away from me this week. My baby girl turns 3 this coming Monday (crazy stuff!), and I have been preparing for her party (which is on Sunday). I'm excited! Also, I finally got my car back after a long time of not having one so we have been... Continue reading
Posted Aug 12, 2010 at tiny explorers