Make your own Pet Portrait

Make your own Pet Portrait

A Pet Portrait! I used to think people who had portraits of their pets where weird, but I can honestly say I’ve changed my tune. Do you follow the blog A Beautiful Mess? Those girls are my blog heroes. Their bright, inspiring blog is daily reading for me, and I am in awe of the many, many projects and businesses they create. Like, buy and renovate a house, launch a phone app, write a cookbook all at the same time kind of awe. How do they do it?  #GOALS people.  I’d loved this particular project for a while, so when my…

Make your own Photo Magnets

Make your own Photo Magnets

If you read my post about Muesli, you’d know I was big on home made gifts last Christmas. The inspiration for these photo magnets was a well known company that was advertising heavily in the lead up to gift giving season, with an offer of 9 photo prints for $29, with free shipping. I thought this was a brilliant gift idea for far flung relatives, and almost ordered 3 sets – but then my eyes happened to glance at the junk mail. The junk mail was advertising MAGNETIC PHOTO PAPER FOR INKJET PRINTERS, with FIVE! A4 sheets for just under $24. And I thought,…