Dream Home: A family estate in Samford Valley

Dream Home: A family estate in Samford Valley

I’ve always loved acreage living. After years of living in suburbia, my husband and I were tired of living in what felt like a fishbowl. Our neighbour’s house was a double story home which overlooked our house and they could see straight into our lounge...
Stop Everything!  The Maleny House of My Lotto Dreams

Stop Everything! The Maleny House of My Lotto Dreams

The thing I love about the Queenslander home is how it is perfect in almost every setting.  I’m picturing those old cottage Queenslanders on small inner-city blocks or the large country-style homestead Queenslander with the wide, wrap around verandah that is...
The Ashgrovian House Next Door

The Ashgrovian House Next Door

I’ve been thinking a lot lately about our old lives when we were living in Ashgrove.  We were in our 20s, just married with no kids and we moved to Ashgrove on a bit of a whim.  We had been renting a very old (and very gross) cottage in Spring Hill and just...
An Architect’s Modern Take on a Queenslander

An Architect’s Modern Take on a Queenslander

In my last post, I showed off a Queenslander that had been extensively renovated. On my instagram account (@queenslanderhomes) I’ve generally stayed on the path of traditional Queenslanders with revelations that are in line with keeping the look and feel of a...