Hi everyone. Well, I can't seem to post regularly on my blog now, can I? My sincerest apologies for this. Been going through some, um, things, in life lately, so this had to take a backseat. Anyway. Moving on. We spent the weekend over at my parents. I love (1,000,000x) spending the night at my parents.… Continue reading 1 reading corner, 2 ways
For quite some time now, my husband and I had been thinking of buying another bed for our toddler. You see, she already has a junior bed in her nursery, which is where she naps and spends most of her day. But since the nursery's up on the 3rd floor and I'm not quite ready… Continue reading A new(ish) junior bed for the babycat!
How've you been doing? I've been a bit busy with several freelance projects that I haven't been able to sit down and blog. So here I am, writing this on a weekend, after a business meeting, grocery duties, and dinner with the family. Because I'd been busy at work, I've also neglected finishing up some… Continue reading Adding color and accessories to style your space
Why hello there! I'm no graphic designer, but having worked in magazines has exposed me to the wonderful world of typography. I love seeing how letters in different shapes, forms, thinness, and thickness, styles, and types effectively convey a particular mood and emotion, while still giving off a visually pleasing effect. Beautiful type is great design,… Continue reading How to make your own typographic art
Hello! How's your weekend going? Not as wet in our part of the metro anymore, but still with the occasional drizzle and sweater-weather feel. Today I'll be talking about how to hang artwork. I know right, such a mundane thing to even blog about. But hear me out. While you can easily go the 3M-mounting-tape-type… Continue reading How to hang art
Here's a quick DIY project from the proverbial throwback baul. My hubby got this old floor lamp from his home because it was hardly used and was wasting away in a corner. By the time he'd "rescued" it from obsolescence, its lampshade had already acquired a water stain that was proving very hard to remove. We didn't want… Continue reading Updating a really old & dirty lampshade
When I moved out from our over 500-sqm house in the suburbs and into a four-storey, all-concrete townhouse with my own family, one of the things that I dearly missed was having a garden. My childhood bedroom window used to face the west, and outside was a backyard populated by a large santol tree, an… Continue reading Making our very own raised-bed roofdeck garden