DIY Painted Terracotta Pots

I painted some terracotta pots for my backyard and I thought I would show you how I did it so you can do it too! The supplies aren’t super cheap, however, you have heaps of leftover things and enough to make more in the future once you’ve mastered it! (You could also make these for […]

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DIY Succulent Decoration

I went to Bunnings and bought a few bits and pieces to spruce up my home and backyard. I painted some terracotta pots which you can read about here and also I made some decorative succulents. Succulents and cacti are all the rage at the moment because they are such low maintenance (in that they […]

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Trader Joe’s Haul

Since living in California, I’ve found grocery shopping to be really different. There are so many different types of grocery shopping – you can go to Whole Foods and spend $50 and your soul on an organic pizza or you can go to Grocery Outlet and buy a bottle of wine for $2. We usually […]

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DIY Fawn Makeup / Costume

On Saturday, Lincoln and I wereย invited to go to a Halloween party. Yes, it’s very much the middle of April and not at all Halloween – but how many times are we actually going to get to go to a Halloween party in the USA? So, it was 8pm the night of the party and […]

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I Saved Over $40 On My Groceries

I just got home from a shopping trip at Lucky Supermarket and saved over 33% so I thought I’d share how I managed this! I wrote my grocery list. This means that I’m not straying to far from the list unless it’s an unmissable deal, and we don’t come home disappointed that we missed things […]

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Couponing – An Introduction

My close friends, family and housemates have been subject to me proclaiming that I’m an extreme couponer lately. While I may not actually be an extreme couponer (yet), with a little bit of planning I’m saving a tonne of money on groceries at the moment and it’s awesome. Also, for those of you who don’t […]

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