Some people collect teapots, some collect coins, but I collect rocks.
Ever since I was little I’ve was obsessed with rocks and stones.
It doesn’t matter if they are amazing in shape, bland or sparkly. I just seem to be drawn to them.
I have an intense urge to touch them, hold them, feel their weight and shape.
Have you ever received a package in the mail & opened it up only to find a small item in a giant box. Filled with bubble wrap or plastic air pouches and thought.. what a waste? This drives me nuts! Not only do I then need to dispose of said packaging, which always takes up more space than the item it's self & you usually then have to open more plastic packaging to get to the actual product. With so many simple Eco friendly packaging options out there there is NO EXCUSE to ONLY use plastic. Obviously it is in our lives...
If you don't already know I absolutely LOVE supporting hand made and it's even better when it's LOCAL. As a busy mum I love products that my my life easier or more enjoyable preferably when they are good for the planet. Understandable being a mum often means I am on a budget but my top 5 won't break the bank! I'm going to share with you my top 5, because mummy doesn't always have to come second and all these items support local business women in Tasmania. Please note - I have purchased personally from each of these business. These are...
There is so many options now when it comes to purchasing unique trendy items. The temptation to buy more and spend less is always there. Big chain stores always blasting adds in our faces about how their prices have dropped again... Awesome you hear the little voice in your head say, "I saw that hand made item for double the price the other day, lets grab it." I'm not saying there is anything wrong with this! I've done it, we all need to save money and we all have families but sometimes we just buy it simply because the temptation...