Tag: family

September 30, 2015

Update: Life. – Cinder, Smoke & Flutterlings

Update: Life! :) It’s been a while. When, dear people, did my business start to run ME instead of ME, it?! It’s grown like a bit of a beast and I’m so proud and amazed and I’m also scratching my head over how I suddenly ended up in the middle of this tsunami of work Read More

March 18, 2014

Elliot’s 2nd Birthday Letter

When either one of my children has a birthday I write them a birthday letter. :) This is Elliot’s 2nd birthday letter. Read his birth story here. Read his 1st birthday letter here. *** Dearest Amazing Elliot, It was not that long ago that you turned 2. I’ve been meaning to write you this birthday Read More

March 19, 2013

This and that and winner of the give away!

Hello the world. :) Today, I parallel parked my car. Booya. I know this might seem like nothing to you seasoned, experienced and kick ass car parkers, but to me that is a big deal. So there, it’s worthy of mentioning or indeed celebrating, which I did with chocolates. :-) I’m also shaking my fist Read More

February 12, 2013

Dear Elliot

    Dear Elliot, You probably thought to yourself that you were not going to get a birthday letter, seeing that you are the second child and much of what we did for and with your brother passed you by in the chaos of a 2-child household. There a pros and cons to being the second Read More

December 30, 2012

Elephant Girls & the Crazy that is My Life.

  Oh hello there world, it’s Tam here checking in rising from the depths of chaos that is a childcare-less holiday life in which sign ups for Life Book are EXPLODING, emails are backing up, I am super sleep deprived and crabby (at times) yet want to fall to my knees daily in deep gratitude Read More

October 30, 2012

An afternoon painting with Dylan

Hello. Our household is riddled with illness at the moment (diarrhoea, nausea, sickness, eugh, it’s so annoying how often they pick up bugs, anyhoo). No childcare, so hardly any time to work. Sneaking in bits of work and blog time while babies asleep! :) On Sunday, Dylan painted. I took pictures. :0) (Photography used to Read More

October 18, 2012

Snow Queen

A lot is going on in casa del Tammo. ;) First up, a new painting! I call her ‘Snow Queen’. White dots are love, so it seems. I hope you like her, she is for sale too, see details below.  12 x 16 inches on hotpressed watercolour paper (140lbs) Materials: acrylics, watersoluble crayons, graphite £95 Read More

September 21, 2012

Cranky & New Art <3

Ah man, my head is spinning. You know when you seriously need to take a break and just chill a little when even ‘someone’s sneezing style’ irritates you. LOL. I’m so crabby and I don’t like it! Particularly because I have no good reason to be crabby (apart from the monster that keeps me awake Read More

August 28, 2012

Dylan turns three. <3

Dear beautiful amazing Dylan, You’re sitting right next to me at the moment watching one of your favourite TV shows: “Kipper the Dog”. I don’t get a lot of time nowadays to write you birthday letters, what with you having a little brother now and me having a business to run, but I want to Read More

July 27, 2012

An update at last.

Oh hello intarwebs and my lovely readers! :) You see that dude up here, with his cute little chubby body and exhilarated expression on his face because life is oh so awesome? Yeah, that one has been ruining my life keeping me up. The only reason I’m able to type this post is because the Read More

July 02, 2012

New painting, life and the inner critic.

Aloha lovely reader. :) In between the night shifts while waiting for video lessons to render and signing up new students to my mini art workshop Summer Girls (btw you can always join this one, it’s an open-ended self study sort of thing, over 155 students have already signed up! woohoo! sign up here if Read More

June 12, 2012

Parenting Madness, Chia Seeds and Braiding

Ok, I started 2 blog posts already and have deleted both as they didn’t feel right. This time I won’t delete. No, I won’t (ha ha, you can’t check, can ya?). Aren’t you a lucky reader? ;) Here is what’s been up in da land of Tam. Things have been tough the past 4 weeks. Read More