Monthly Archives: January 2011

Go Steelers

I don’t know if football was as big a part of your Christmas as it was here but for someone who doesn’t like the game I sure end up having a lot of football around me. The kids are already … Continue reading

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Gone Swimming.

My blog got a little mention in The Age Melbourne Magazine today, and I was rather chuffed to see the word ‘Picklebums’ in print, in a ‘serious’ newspaper, especially along side some other really fabulous Melbourne bloggers. Now I’ve known … Continue reading

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Nativity Sets

I have a couple nativity sets though neither is particularly full of sentimental value to me. I can’t remember where I got the first one but it’s the teeniest, tiniest, bite-sized nativity you’ve ever seen, with baby Jesus being about … Continue reading

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A Few Sunshiney Links.

I’m not here… I’m outside in the sunshine. But in case it isn’t as sunshiney at your place, or you have some other reason to be in front of your screen, check out some of these good links… Kind of … Continue reading

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Woodburned Boxes

I’ve had this project sitting around for about 18 months and I finally got to it and it turned out so pretty and was so much easier than I thought it would be that I’m not sure why I didn’t … Continue reading

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Some Biographies for the New Year

So are you exercising and getting in shape? Last fall I bought a second hand stationery bike (or is it stationary? I can’t remember the difference between the two and it makes the difference between a bike that doesn’t move … Continue reading

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Re-Run Week: Drink Away Your Winter Blues

My camera is broken…so basically the universe was telling me to take a break…so this week is “Re-Run” week of my past posts. Enjoy! No, not THAT kind of drink. THESE tropical-pretend-like-there-is-sunshine-spice-up-your-day-drinks. Why do I find myself making these kind … Continue reading

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