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February 2013

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:: I Wrote A Post…

February 28, 2013

I wrote a (sponsored by Seek Learning) post on JustB today. I’m editing a series on women who inspire us and today’s is the very first in that series. I wrote about Margaret Humphreys. She’s amazing. If you don’t know about her, pop over to read more. If you do know about her, pop over to find out a bit more about the child migration schemes of yesteryear (where over 130 000 children like the ones above were unlawfully removed from…

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:: Look At This Beautiful Home!

February 27, 2013

It’s the home of Ada and Leon Kagan. You can see it all on The Design Files today. I SUPER-LOVE it. Reasons why I super-love it: It’s beautiful It features lots of colour It’s perfectly preserved It’s full of heart It features cane, print, pattern, copper, leafy bits, ephemera and books. It’s a wondrous time capsule of awesome It’s got lots of little hints and glimpses into the Kagan’s life. It’s beautiful. Go see all the photos here. Quick! x Pip image…

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:: Great Things I’ve Read Lately #52lists

February 26, 2013

It’s #52lists time!  This week’s list is Great Things I’ve Read Lately.  It’s not the best reads of all time (although some of them could be!) Rather it’s where I’m up to now! Empty Cradles by Margaret Humphreys – the film Oranges and Sunshine is based on Margaret’s amazing, sad book. This is an important story. I Capture The Castle - we read this for our book club and I loved it so much. Loobylu and Hugo & Elsa - some…

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:: Ghostpatrol’s Wind Turbine Mural

February 25, 2013

  all images by Hepburn Wind Earlier this month Ghostpatrol and helpers painted this giant mural on a wind turbine at Hepburn Wind Farm. It was part of the Sustainable Living Festival. I’m a bit late to the party to talk about this, but I think it’s pretty darned amazing. You can find out a bit more at Ghostpatrol’s own blog. And Hepburn Wind Farm has put up some other great photos on Flickr, too. What do you think? x…

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