Category: Diary

  • Nouveau Garden

    So…

    I made this:

    Renlish.com - Nouveau Garden Necklace

    Using a lush Peruzi pendant, sterling silver, Karen Hilltribe Silver roses and matching clasp (not shown), beads in amazonite (blue), rhodonite (pinkish) and crystal. and some fresh water pearls.

    Yes, it’s for sale. Interested parties can …

  • The Pintester Movement – “Pigs in Mud”

    Ok… so I did the Pintesting thing.

    For the uninitiated, “pintesting” is actually attempting one or more of the bajillions of things you’ve “pinned” on your Pinterest boards.

    These are my Pinterest boards. As you can see, the craft …

  • Brain Doodle #2

    Renlish.com - Doodle Drawing #2

    Just doodling again. Posted this on Facebook last week.…

  • A Disquiet Mind

    You want to know what’s really hard?

    Taking first steps. But as I wrote on a Facebook status a while back…

    “The first step is always the hardest, though I will admit that the second and third steps sting like

  • Best kitteh GIF in the history of ever.

    I’m feeling miserable and headachey this evening.

    So here’s a cat.

    Renlish.com - Cat v Beanbag


    Cannot. Stop. Giggling.

    “Weeeeeeee… plouf!”

  • Make ’em laff…

    Well, my marriage is teetering on the edge of oblivion. There’s nothing I can really do but sit back, grin and bear it. It hurts. I’m hurting. He’s hurting. We’re both confused little pumpkins going through a very rough patch.…

  • Bushwalking with Bronagh

    Near to where I live is a little gorgeous walking path that runs along a little creek which in turn sits in a little gorge. The gorge itself is only about 100 metres long but as you walk you dip …

  • Ruby and Turquoise Lepidoptera

    Had a spark of inspiration today.

    I’ve had this necklace sitting in my cabinet for ages. I made it… a few years ago but I was never happy with it. I love the combination of the rubies and the turquoise …

  • Baby’s Got Blue Eyes

    When I saw the absolutely gorgeous “Arctic Eyes” tutorial on Pixiwoo’s blog, I knew I would have to give it a go.

    Normally I shy away from bright colours and, in particular, blue, as I found that it can make …

  • Lurking in Melbourne: Summer Dayze

    As we begin Summer down here in Aussieland, I was checking out some photos I took at the beginning of the year and realised there was a bunch that I loved which I never put up.

    I really don’t know …