First Communion: Day Before Prep

First Communion: Day Before Prep

This weekend was the Girls’ First Communion and Friday was spent busy making some cute things for the dinner table afterwards: Little menu cards: one for the grown ups and one for the kids Little mason jar party favours filled with M&Ms Sweet little tags...
First Communion: The Invitation

First Communion: The Invitation

They’ve arrived! The girls’ invitations for their First Communion were made by Minted and they are gorgeous! The foiled lettering in rose gold makes them so special and the design is lovely too. The package even included vellum sheets to protect the...
Gather for Goats

Gather for Goats

Last week, I clicked onto Lindsey Laidlaw’s instagram page (naturally I was curious who this Laidlaw was? – in case you don’t know this is my maiden name) and I was immediately drawn to her current project called Gather for Goats. What a fabulous way...
Easter Sunday Lunch

Easter Sunday Lunch

It has been a few years since we have had Easter at home, so it was nice to invite friends over and have a long lazy Sunday lunch. I had hoped it would be sunny and we could spend the day outdoors but it was rainy but at least everything felt “springy”...
Portfolio: A Truly Bunny Easter

Portfolio: A Truly Bunny Easter

As part of building up my In Good Company styling portfolio (new website at www.ingoodcompany.ci.za), I decided to do an Easter shoot, as I think I only have ever done two: one in pretty pastels for an In Good Company catalogue and the other in peaches and yellows for...
Chocolate Dipped Coffee Spoons

Chocolate Dipped Coffee Spoons

A little treat for Easter to make and gift. MATERIALS 18 Melamine Table Spoons for Gifting | 1 Cup Milk Chocolate Chips | 1 Large Baking Tray | Wax Paper to fit baking tray | Heat-Proof Measuring Cup | 1 Teaspoon Butter (optional) | Speckled Chocolate Eggs | Ribbon |...