Are you looking for a stylish family wall calendar for your home? Look no further...I have a solution for you right here (including important dates to remember)! Do you... Have a family that needs organising, tick! Have a home, tick! Like things stylish, tick! Well keep reading...! Pin for later... Click here to get your copy of the dated 2019/2020 Family Wall Calendar Printable right now! Time Of Year I hear you though, you're saying, but it's … [Read more...] about You need this stylish dated calendar on your farmhouse kitchen wall for 2019 and 2020!
Mental Health This topic is very important for me to talk about here on the Blog. I know I'm not alone in my suffering and it's in my struggles that I found the love of creating, specifically, knitting! You guessed it, I battle my mental health! No, not just a few bad days here or there. I suffer with both depression and anxiety and have done for as long as I can remember; I just didn't know it until I was in my mid to late twenties. Boy do I wish I'd figured it out earlier! Hindsight is … [Read more...] about 5 Reasons To Try Knitting For Your Mental Health
Introduction Have you ever wanted to learn to knit? Maybe you were shown how as a child but can't really remember the steps. Perhaps you've been shown before or attempted to learn before but ended up confused. Either way, this post is for you! I will teach you the very basic steps to get you creating your first usable knitted item TODAY! Pin for Later... Note If you are already a knitter and know someone who this post could help, please send them the link to get them started too! You … [Read more...] about Learn How To Knit Without Confusion And Create Your First Piece Today
Family Organisation Do you need to get your family organised and want a stylish family wall calendar option for your kitchen or home office too? Then look no further! Pin for later... Can Planning Actually Be Fun? Yes, I am a person who plans, but that wasn't always the case! I've always used a standard wall calendar and jotted to-do lists down here, there and everywhere, on any scrap of paper I can find. Until 2014 that is! In 2014 I found a community of amazing people who plan for … [Read more...] about Keep A Stylish Family Calendar So The Whole Family Know Whats Going On Everyday
Introduction - Five Minute Farmhouse DIY Tutorial Today I'm going to show you how I transformed three different styles of wicker baskets, two were bargain thrift store finds, and the other was gifted to me in my daughters 'Baby Sprinkle' just after she was born, full of beautiful gifts! You can transform one in less than five minutes with this technique. *This post contains affiliate links* The Method - Five Minute DIY Tutorial This method is so easy and efficient - anyone can do … [Read more...] about Transform A Thrift Store Wicker Basket In Just Five Minutes!
With fall soon approaching, it's time to start thinking about getting cozy again as the evenings cool down! With that in mind, I am bringing you a free farmhouse style knitting pattern for a hot water bottle cover. Let's face it, who doesn't have that one ugly hot water bottle sat in a drawer that we don't use because it doesn't have a cozy cover? Pin this image for later... Introduction - Free Farmhouse Knitting Pattern: Homestead Hottie ‘Homestead Hottie’ is a hot water … [Read more...] about FREE Farmhouse Knitting Pattern Ready For Fall
Introduction Hi, my name's Laurie and I am a thirty something year old wife to Simon and mama to our three beautiful children, two boys and a girl. We live on the South East Coast of Queensland, Australia, since emigrating here from the UK almost a decade ago. Not A Farmhouse I created this space as a way to share my love of farmhouse style decor, provide others with DIY tutorials and knitting patterns for you and your home. Some Random Facts About Me In no … [Read more...] about Not A Farmhouse – The Writers Story