The Red Wren

Memory Keeping

Jot Mood board challenge

I’ve been stuck in a scrappy rut of late. Whenever I pull my Project Life album out to work on I find myself staring at the blank or unfinished pages, then just walking away. I needed to do something similar but different enough to challenge me. Enter the Jot Magazine Mood Board Challenge. I love Jot magazine, it’s free, it’s full of pretty layouts, and they compile monthly mood boards which are great for inspiration. I always look at the boards and think ‘one month  ...

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Freebies

Project Lists – Free printable

Hello! Today’s freebie is a plain and simple project list to help get your projects organised. I have a lot of projects on the go right now, ranging from scrapbooking, to decluttering, to external house painting and needed a simple way to keep track of the tasks I need to do. The list is  ...

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Memory Keeping

Catching up on Project Life – Update

It’s been over a month since I posted my plan to catch up on Project Life, so it’s time for an update. Did I succeed in completing all my layouts in two weeks? Truthfully, no. Life happens and I was delayed. However I did complete 80% of it and am feeling much better about where my  ...

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Memory Keeping

Catching up on Project Life

I’m rather behind with Project Life and being laid up with morning sickness for two months hasn’t helped me catch up. We already know this so I won’t ramble on about it, instead I’ll tell you my plan to do something about it. Enter the Collect App A lot of people praise  ...

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Food & Recipes

Ricotta and Silverbeet Rolls

In an effort to both cook and blog more, I will be periodically be sharing some of our favourite recipes on the blog. I intend to go back and add all my recipes to the plug in I’m using for this one which will then create an easy to find index. Ricotta and Silverbeet Rolls Print Recipe  ...

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Memory Keeping

Font Love – One

I’m a bit of a fontaholic. In fact it’s safe to say I have no idea which fonts I have. Quite regularly I’ll see a nice font, only to realise I installed it a year ago. In my defense this usually happens when I go searching for the perfect font for a scrapbooking card I’m  ...

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Life and Outings, Sewing and Craft

Creating… a person!

It’s been quite a while since I’ve regularly blogged, and at least six weeks since I’ve blogged at all. I can finally reveal why… These are bought slippers, not crafted by me! We’re having a baby in January! I’m due January 1st and admit I’m hoping it  ...

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Memory Keeping

On reassessing Project Life

Hello! Do you have a hobby that feels like a chore? That’s how I feel about Project Life at present. I’m so far behind that the mere thought of trying to catch up sends me running towards another task. I was having trouble sleeping a couple of nights ago, and while mulling over some  ...

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