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The Upside…

by Kate on April 24, 2012

of loosing half of my blue glass collection, is hunting around for replacements. Most of my hunting is being conducted from the comfort of my own home (whilst I wait for my kid free days at the end of the week) and I thought you might like to see some of the stunning pieces that […]



by Kate on April 18, 2012

I was woken at 5:19am by the loudest smash. At first, I thought we had been broken in to but with a sinking feeling, I realised the blue glass collection had run into trouble. I loved those pieces. They represent many fun filled days on the hunt and some were gifted to me so I […]


The unpack

by Kate on October 10, 2011

I always seem to forget what a chore unpacking is, especially when we are squeezing back into our old (and smaller) home but I’m very pleased to report that the job is done. Surprisingly, the blue glass arrived safe and sound. I scored some great pieces on my final trip to Tyabb and was also […]



by Kate on August 30, 2011

My latest obsession is all about blue glass. I have been like a woman possessed on ebay; bidding and loosing many an auction. These pieces have come from Tyabb and Kuulmif. The hunt contiunes..


Collection #2

by Kate on January 4, 2011

I’m back. RestedRelaxedRejuvenated and about 10 kilos heavier. Hope you all had a fantastic Christmas and Happy New Year! Kicking it off with a tiny collection, I’m still unsure as to who is actually collecting these. I feed the collection, Maddie plays with the collection but I think I’m more attached to the collection. ‘We’ […]


Collection #1

by Kate on November 17, 2010

While living in London, we made the most of Europe being on our back doorstep. Whenever we visited a new city, we always made a point of picking up a tacky tourist magnet. I’m quite fond of my magnets and I always feel a little sad when one breaks -which since the kids have arrived, […]