Australia Themed Baby Girls Nursery

Since before the idea of a third baby was even decided upon, I came up with the plan that if we were ever to be blessed with this bundle, the nursery would have to be Australian themed. We are talking years ago now, that the thought of this room entered my head, so I started…

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Three different bathrooms. Which is your favourite?

Three bathrooms, all very similar in layout but now different in styling. The layout of our home is situated in a way that three of the bedrooms sit at the opposite end of the house from our master suite. These bedrooms all fall off of a long hallway. Each has it’s own ensuite bathroom, walk…

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Coastal Luxe Guest Bedroom

I couldn’t be more excited to share with you our stunning new guest bedroom. I love everything about it; from the functional bedside tables and light wallpaper, to the luxurious linen which ties everything together. I wanted our guest bedroom to feel like home, for anyone who stays in it. Our interior Designer Katrina, from…

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How we turned our pool into a wellness retreat!

If you look at any Palm Springs designed or inspired house there is one thing that stands out to be the hub of the home, and that is the swimming pool. During our design process I remember seeing countless images of bright blue pools with simmering water, flat rooflines in the background and palm trees in…

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Pink Flamingo Themed Girls Bedroom

Knowing Chloe, her bedroom had to be pink and it had to be girly.  For her first birthday party I gave her Flamingo themed pool party, and ever since then Flamingos have been ‘her thing.’  She affectionately calls them ‘Mingos.’ We decided to gift Chloe her new room for her third birthday present.  Filling it…

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The room with the most fun!

We are now onto the second room reveal for our Palm Springs inspired house, Palma Soleada.  The first room reveal, our Master Bedroom, was a huge hit and I have no doubt that this next reveal will receive the same overwhelming feedback! What room is it you ask? Well, of course, it’s the play room! …

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Our Palm Springs Master Bedroom

As you will know, we moved onto our Palm Springs dream home four months ago, after months of planning, selections and building.  My husband Ryan is a builder and we own a company called Real Living Homes where we build residential houses for our clients.  For the past 11 years we have also be building…

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WE HAVE A PLAN!

Last week we met with our designer Brad from Icon Building Design to finalise the plans for ‘Didillibah Springs.’ It’s only taken two drawings for Brad to get the design perfect. It goes to show that when you match clear vision with a great designer you can really streamline the process. Now we just need…

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And so it begins…

If you have been following my families journeys for awhile, you will know that in recent years we have moved house ALOT! For whatever reason none of the houses we have built stuck for us. In fact last time I counted Ryan and I have moved 13 times in 12 years! Well, moving is about…

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