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101 ways to make money from home

It is possible to make money from home without joining party plans or selling your soul! Everything I have listed here has been done either by myself or by someone I know. Full disclosure, there are some affiliate links in this post for services I have used for a long time and know they work. This […]

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Fashion

7 tips to save on fashion

Can you be fashionable and frugal? I used to spend thousands on my clothes every year. My preferred brands were Cue, Review and similar where you pay $300 or so for a dress. I got loads of compliments on my clothing, which I loved, but I didn’t need to spend as much as I did. […]

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Recipes

3 ingredient scones

These scones are very easy, are a great way to use up cream that is going off and leftover lemonade. They are the perfect post party recipe to stop you wasting food! Ingredients 1 cup cream 1 cup lemonade 3 cups self raising flour Method 1.) Preheat oven to 180C 2.) Place all the ingredients […]

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Kids
Recipes

Chocolate pancakes

Chocolate pancakes with ice cream and chocolate sauce is one of my favourite desserts and the fact that they are so easy to make is even better You can adapt any pancake recipe by adding cocoa and chocolate chips but below is the recipe I use. Ingredients 2 eggs 2 C SR Flour 1/2 C […]

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Craft
Kids

3D bug pictures – Kids craft

Last school holidays we did a lot of crafting and it was one of the most relaxing school breaks we have had. With the holidays just around the corner again I thought I’d share the most popular one we did and it was so simple! We made 3D bug pictures, it started out as just […]

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Kids
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How to fix a ripped seam

Ripped seams are a common problem with clothes but are one of the simplest things to fix. When op shopping if I see an item of clothing with a ripped seam I know I can fix it and and often when I point out the condition to a worker I get a further discount on […]

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Recipes

Grandpa Cupcakes

For some reason each year we manage to forget Grandpas birthday, it’s in my calendar but always sneaks up on us. This year we remembered the night before and as he was coming in the morning the kids and I whipped up a batch of Grandpa Cupcakes to make him feel special. We tried our […]

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Craft
Kids

How to make a bottle jet pack

My son wants to be an astronaut, as do many others! Things fly all over our house to any number of new and exciting planets and one day he wanted something he could fly to new and exciting planets and 15 minutes later we had the jet pack. It is mostly his design too which […]

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Kids
Recipes

Easy Rainbow Cake

This rainbow cake was made for a birthday a few years ago and the only camera I had was a little smartphone so the photography isn’t great. The method was easier than I expected and the kids loved it! I used a white chocolate mud cake recipe that I modified (you will find it below). When […]

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Fashion

6 tricks to mimic long legs

Gorgeous long legs can get a lot of attention but not every body shape can boast them. Here are six tricks to help you create the illusion of sexy long legs no matter your shape. 1 – Go Monochrome Keep both your pants and your shoes the same colour, or your skirt, stockings and shoes […]

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