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Five tips for buying little books for big ideas

Happy New Year! Hope everyone has had an amazing start to 2018! As the new year begins, for many it’s the time for reflection, planning and self-rejuvenation. But for some us, it’s an epic excuse for new stationery! One stationery item I love to purchase at the start of the year is a petite-sized notebook… Continue reading Five tips for buying little books for big ideas

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A little piece on Shimla for Journeys to Come

Ok here goes… I’ve been a huge fan of Catriona Rowntree since her fabulous reporting days on Wonder World in the 90s!! And then of course, no one talks travel better than Catriona Rowntree! Growing up, the show Getaway was a weekly must-watch! I loved how she described a new place and so effortlessly experienced… Continue reading A little piece on Shimla for Journeys to Come

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Hello stationery! I’m hereeeeee!

The stationery warehouse sale you can’t miss! You know the movie Confessions of a shopaholic? There’s one fabulous scene where Rebecca Bloomwood is on her way home to find some quiet time so she can write a thousand words on the effect of changing interest rate on store card APRs. But on her way she comes… Continue reading Hello stationery! I’m hereeeeee!

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Stationery or Stationary – foolproof way to never get it wrong again

When the Great Australian Spelling Bee first came on TV, I was obsessed! I wished it had been around when I was in school. English was always my favourite subject in school and I loved spelling! In spite of this, when I was 10, I would consistently confuse two words – Stationery and Stationary. What bothered me the… Continue reading Stationery or Stationary – foolproof way to never get it wrong again

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Night before list for a good night’s sleep

You know that feeling you get the night before a big day of big tasks? There’s so much to do and your mind is just buzzing with everything you need to accomplish. You know you need a good night’s sleep but it’s hard to shut-off a busy-bee brain. When a night like this strikes, I always… Continue reading Night before list for a good night’s sleep

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Sending you hugs – let’s reconnect

Recently I received one of the most heartwarming and surprising calls. In the busyness of a Friday evening, my phone started to ring and it was a friend from uni I hadn’t spoken to for years. At uni we used to catch-up almost every day but then as the years passed, we moved to different cities, started… Continue reading Sending you hugs – let’s reconnect

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Cristina Re stationery sale and why you need to be there

When I think Cristina Re designs, I imagine a beautiful spring day. I’m surrounded by best friends all wearing something fabulously fancy and laughing the afternoon away while sipping tea in a charming little garden in full bloom. Couture stationery, tea ware that makes you swoon and all things pretty in pink… the Cristina Re range is all gushingly gorgeous!… Continue reading Cristina Re stationery sale and why you need to be there