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Down and in – Update on Build

Progress continues at pace now and our project manager (Caleb) is doing a great job of keeping us informed around what’s happening on site. He’s also full of advice and general helpfuln… Source: Down and in Advertisements

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House Inspiration

It’s been wet and wild here in the Waikato for the past few weeks which is hindering our house build.  Our excavator Sam has taken every opportunity he to catch up with the ground works and finally, we have a … Continue reading

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A Week of Two Halves

What a week it’s been.  We visited our section on Sunday afternoon and took a few snapshots as the digger is now on site.  Unfortunately, work can’t begin until we receive the nod from the local Council. Monday morning came … Continue reading

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Seven Days

So much has happened in the past seven days. I thought about not blogging about it but decided that it would be good for me. So here goes. On Wednesday last week, it was announced that our department is being … Continue reading

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Our Piece of Paradise

A few months ago we bought our own piece of paradise. Well, a plot of land in Whatawhata, Hamilton.  It’s on a hillside, which means we have great views out over the surrounding countryside. We’ve chosen our builders (Anthem Homes) … Continue reading

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Heart to heart: 7 Crochet Heart Patterns

14 February, Valentine’s Day, it’s all above love and matters of the heart.   Combine that with a love of crochet and what better way to celebrate than by crocheting hearts and giving them to someone you love.  Here is … Continue reading

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Anyone for a cup of tea?

I visited the Hamilton Craft & Quilt Fair at the weekend.   I bought a couple of books and some accessories but could easily have purchased these online.  I realised very quickly that unless you were into quilting. sewing or … Continue reading

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