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Digital world, unreliable fun world

My website DIYfish was down whole day today. And because I was so busy today, I didn't realize this until I had some time to check Facebook Philofaxy group. Yes, I checked Philofaxy before I checked my own site. I saw commends said that they can't visit my site. At first I was just thinking I might type my link wrongly. But hold on! I almost screamed that you guys were so right that my whole site was down! I started screaming (a bit, can't be too loud which could scare my kids) from my living room to my study room. I checked through everything from the admin login but everything was there! Why why why?...

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Haohao’s doodles

Today I would like to talk about my son Xihao. I am very proud of him. Maybe you will say, of course since you are his mother and he is your son. But, let me show you some doodles that he did when he was 6 years old 1st.   Isn't this amazing? I was inspired. So I turned these doodles into DOODLE! I just want to say, "Hao, mummy love you so much and mummy is very proud of you!"      

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Tutorial No.5 – How to Make a Magnetic Bookmark

I kept searching for strong magnetic bookmark that is able to hold at least 15 pieces of 80gsm paper. And yesterday, I found this in a stationery shop - a magnetic address notebook. At the moment I was inspired. Why can’t I make a Magnetic Bookmark by myself! Have a look at this magnetic notebook and it has already hold 12 pieces of paper tightly together! What you need: Purchase the magnetic address notebook :) A piece of pretty fabric Super glue Pen knife How? Separate the 2 magnetic covers from the address book; Cut 2 pieces of magnet from the cover. Size...

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How I plan family meals with LM’s Wo2P(b)

I have created 2 kinds of  "Week on 2 pages" for my Life Mapping System. I use my Wo2p(a) as my WEEKLY PHOTO ALBUM (check out here). And use Wo2p(b) as WEEKLY MENU PLANNER. (You can click on the images to enlarge.) Wo2p(b) is vertical style Week on 2 Pages. There are 4 days (Mon to Thu) on left page, and 3 days (Fri to Sun) + an empty column for notes on right page. I've created a 24 hours guide on the 2 pages too. Base on my color coding system, I wrote 3 meals in "Green" and list out what to prepare. Like this~ B for Breakfast, L for Lunch, D for Dinner. I rate my meals...

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A Dream of Summer | April 2013 templates for A5 & Personal Filofax

Total 30 pages in 3 different sizes are available to be downloaded here! \( ̄︶ ̄)> For A5 size binder Journey Inserts Week Per Page Divider for April 2013 For Personal size binder Journey Inserts  Week Per Page Divider for April 2013   For A6 size binder Journey Inserts  Week Per Page Divider for April 2013  

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Tutorial No.3 – Rubber Stamp DIY

Today, I would like to show you how to make a rubber stamp. It's my 1st time too, but I am very happy with the result ~   Note, you can click on the image to enlarge.   Here are what you need, A used ugly eraser. A pencil A small pen knife Step 1, cut off the dirty part and flatten the surfaces of the eraser Step 2, draw the outline of the design that you like on the eraser with 2B pencil. Here I drew a tea cup. (Remember that the pattern you draw on the eraser will be mirrored when you stamp it!) The outline you draw need to have some thickness...

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Tutorial No.2 – Cute Stickers DIY

If you can’t resist pretty stickers, bought tons of them but still not satisfied and you told yourself to control your Washi Tape budget, it's the time for you to DIY stickers. What you need? Plain A4 paper Label tape (I am using a 2.5cm width tape) Printer How to DIY? Download the master template for 2.5cm width tape. Print out on A4. Stick label tapes on A4 like this. Trim Design your stickers. (Check out my sticker designs here) Print on the A4 paper the side with label tapes Done! The paper of label tape is rougher than A4. Here is a compare, You...

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THE VERY INSPIRING BLOGGER AWARD-2013!

Thank you Cheryl @ http://www.turtlemoontarot.co.uk for nominating me for The Very Inspiring Blogger Award 2013! Thank you so much. Cheryl is a Certified Tarot Reader, Ordained Minister and Clairvoyant. She has appeared in Magazines and also Psychic News. Cheryl, I like tarot! As part of this award, I need to give 7 facts about myself. So this is me, I am a happy wife with 2 lovely boys. They are now 2 and 7. I love DIY, personalization, stationery, Filofax, notebooks, stickers... I think my list is going longer and longer. I am not sporty but I like swimming. Reading is one of my passions. I...

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Tutorial No.1 – How to make a beautiful A6 binder organizer

Thank you for the long waiting. Finally I finished the tutorial! Please feel free to comment and/or ask me if you have any questions. Enjoy! 大家久等了,小鱼终于完成了这个教程!有问题或者评论请留言。留言可以用微博帐号登陆。谢谢。 Let me know if this format of tutorial is clear enough. (I can't get rid of that spinner. /(U.U)\ ) 不知道这个形式的教程够不够清楚,一定要让小鱼知道哦!还有,来自中国的朋友不知道能不能看到背景的录像? DIYfish Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/diyfish.projects 小鱼的美丽豆腐干...

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20130401 Goals for April

- Design two more sets of LM templates; - LM: Get down to the detail; - Spend more time with my kids; - Swimming: at least one time per week; - NO work on the weekend!

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