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Quick and Easy Dip

Quick and Easy Dip

  This quick and easy dip recipe is a tasty one to throw together for a get together at home or can easily be taken with you when you need to ‘bring a plate’. 

Gospel Reflections ~ 13th Sunday In Ordinary Time (2015)

Gospel Reflections ~ 13th Sunday In Ordinary Time (2015)

AUDIO GOSPEL REFLECTIONS ~  13th Sunday in Ordinary Time Recorded Homily, Sunday 28th June 2015: By Father Peter Murphy, Parish Priest, Holy Spirit Lavington, New South Wales. LISTEN NOW

The Twelve Week Secret

The Twelve Week Secret

  When we recently found out that I was pregnant, I was really unsure about when I should make our news public. My parents and in-laws were notified immediately, followed closely afterwards with a small handful of close family and friends. And gradually over the coming weeks, I told various friends and family as I […]

Fumbling With Fertility

Fumbling With Fertility

  There have been two times in my life where I’ve really reflected on the gift of children and the profound sadness of not being able to conceive. The first time was about a month before my wedding. I visited a local GP to ask a few questions about my ever irregular cycles and other […]

Gospel Reflections ~ 12th Sunday In Ordinary Time (2015)

Gospel Reflections ~ 12th Sunday In Ordinary Time (2015)

AUDIO GOSPEL REFLECTIONS ~  12th Sunday in Ordinary Time Recorded Homily, Sunday 21st June 2015: By Father Peter Murphy, Parish Priest, Holy Spirit Lavington, New South Wales. LISTEN NOW

DIY Reversible Pram Liner

DIY Reversible Pram Liner

  These have been very popular of late and are actually a reasonably simple project, as long as you’re brave enough to attempt a button hole (or 9). This is a universal template but you can adapt it to your own needs. Finished product can be machine washed on a wool cycle. For greater stain […]

Bring Back Your Sunday Best

Bring Back Your Sunday Best

  I don’t think there’s any shame in admitting that at home, I’m a trackie pants, oversized jumper and ugg boots wearer. In summer, it’s a daggy t-shirt, comfy shorts and my trusty haiviana thongs. I have always preferred slacks to skirts, because I find pants so much more practical (especially if you want to curl […]

Save Water, Save Money

Save Water, Save Money

  This billing period, our water usage was half of what it was at this time last year. Half!! We’re pretty stoked, because in the last twelve months, we have been doing our darndest to get our water usage as low as we can. We’ve realized that every litre of water that we allow out […]

Gospel Reflections ~ 11th Sunday in Ordinary Time (2015)

Gospel Reflections ~ 11th Sunday in Ordinary Time (2015)

AUDIO GOSPEL REFLECTIONS ~  11th Sunday in Ordinary Time Recorded Homily, Sunday 14th June 2015: By Father Peter Murphy, Parish Priest, Holy Spirit Lavington, New South Wales. LISTEN NOW

DIY No Sew Distressed Jeans

DIY No Sew Distressed Jeans

  These took me about 15 mins to makeover and I love them! What you need: A pair of jeans A seam ripper (aka a quick unpick) Fray stopper Pen, pencil or dress makers chalk What to do: Try on jeans. Work out wear you would like to add some frayed texture and mark with […]