Happy August.


Hi y’all, it’s August and everyone is talking about how close Christmas is. My head is firmly in the sand when it comes to Christmas, I’m just not ready to accept it’s the end of the year. I haven’t quite got my head around the new Uni timetable yet so I’m not getting much work […]

Saturday in the Land Down Under.


Good morning lovely people, it’s Saturday here in Oz and I’m about to make a bucket-o-coffee to kickstart my morning. I’ve had a three day migraine this week so not much work has been done. To make up for my lack of social media posts I’ve put the Land Down Under quilt on super special […]

It’s $4 Friday!


Hiya lovelies, it’s $4 Friday! This week’s patterns are Santa’s House, Boot-n-Skoot, A Pug’s Life, and Scrappy Cats. The printed patterns are also on special for $11.50 which includes postage. Happy Quilts is still ‘out of stock’ on Amazon dot com, but it’s still available on the Amazon Australia and Book Depository websites. I was about to […]

It’s not quite summer.. yet..


Re-binding Spud’s favourite Christmas quilt. It’s not quite Summer yet but it sure feels like it. We’ve had storms roll through two nights running. We drove into a hail storm this afternoon on the freeway, one minute it was sunny the next we were being pelted by medium sized hail. Our friendly garden water dragons […]

Back to School with Santa.


After two months of lazy mornings and minimal driving I’m back to being on the road for several hours a day. The inadequacies of the public transport system are never more apparent than when you are driving three siblings to three separate sets of classes each day. I’m absolutely knackered! I’ve just got back from […]

Taking Stock. June.


Howdy folks, it’s the end of the Australian financial year and it’s time to take stock. I set myself the 30th June deadline to decide whether to keep Red Boots running or not. After several weeks of angst I’ve decide to keep the business open for another year – health and finances permitting. When I’m […]