Six children in the family – Rinso best for everything

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I went to the St Andrews Market, VIC today and found some vintage women’s magazines I couldn’t resist!  On inspecting the contents I found this advert on Page 4 of the Woman’s Day and Home – March 12th 1951.  I …

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My lucky day!

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WOW!  What a day! Firstly, I got creative with the children – thanks to SquiggleMum and made some Salt Pictures!  What a great idea!  B4 & K5 loved this activity.  Whilst a little messy as far as ‘grainy salt’ on the kitchen floor this was a fantastic, …

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Getting creative with Noddy

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I don’t really know what has come over me but I’m hearing that homemade clothing & toys is ‘back in fashion’.  So it is that I found myself in a fierce bidding war on ebay recently over some Noddy knitting …

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