Sitting Room

Sweet Peas in December

  Well I know we are talking about all things festive and if you Insta with me you'll know we have our first tree in the house, but oh I thought this morning when picking these while out in the garden that you might be quite impressed by my achievements. I present you with these home-grown sweet ...

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a sitting room move

  Well here I am, sitting on the sofa you see above in the lovely Sydney sunshine, I am back from the city meeting with Apple (love Apple and their products) and I am eating leftover ham and pea slow cooker soup from last night....wowzas this is good...i'm not sure if I have blogged it or not...I have been making ...

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Beach Cottage House Cleansing Essential Oil Recipe Blend

  G'day, greetings from the Easter school holidays and two mornings sitting on the beach doing nothing but drinking coffee and watching my boy surf, doing yoga in afternoons and eating too much sushi.  Oh sorry, no, there is no such thing as too much sushi. So months ago I wrote about the essential oils I ...

Happy Friday

  G'day!  It's Friday in Sydney Beach Cottage ladies, woot for the weekend. Just wanted to pop in here and say thank so much for all the lovely messages re my newsletter, I have to say I was pretty much floored by all the love and really I didn't know so many people actually read my rambling and more had ...

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loving coastal vintage blues, yellows and light

...loving the light, the sun is a bit lower in the sky, it changes the air...


coastal style

Some coastal style from my sitting room


English Roses in an Australian Cottage