Greek Chicken Soup | My family recipe

Greek Chicken Soup | My family recipe

It's been raining here for about two weeks.  It's been cold and dreary and wet, and very much 'stay inside and watch movies and read books and eat comfort food' weather, even though we've all had to keep on keeping on with the...

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The best vegan Tzatziki recipe ever

The best vegan Tzatziki recipe ever

I'm sorry, did I just type {VEGAN} Tzatziki recipe?  I mean, is it possible that a Greek recipe could possibly be made to fit into a lifestyle that doesn't include animal products?  As it turns out, that's a YES!  And yes, in...

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Palma Quilt Pattern

Palma Quilt Pattern

The Palma Quilt pattern is now available for digital download in the shop! Palma is a happy pattern that feels like Mexico and margaritas and fun with friends on warm, summer evenings!  It's got a retro-boho vibe that I...

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Spicy nut mix recipe | Make it and eat it!

Spicy nut mix recipe | Make it and eat it!

Recently, we took a week off and went to our favourite holiday location, Cabarita Beach.  Cabarita is less than an hour's drive south from us at the Gold Coast, but it's one of few places where I feel like I can totally stop. ...

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Lovebird Quilt Pattern

Lovebird Quilt Pattern

The Lovebird Quilt Pattern is finally here! There were moments when I thought it was never going to happen, but we made it!  And I'm pleased.  Yep.  'Pleased' is the best way to describe how I feel about this latest...

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Speed clean: 10 minutes to change your life!

Speed clean: 10 minutes to change your life!

Becoming a mother of four has lead to various life changes.  Firstly, less sleep.  Secondly, personal toileting time that is inversely related to an increase in time spent toileting four other people in my house.  Thirdly, more...

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Xanthe of Wife-made

Hello! I’m Xanthe…

Here at Wife-made you will find contemporary quilt and sewing patterns designed by me and inspired by mid-century modern design and the nostalgia of  traditional handcrafts.  Have I inspired your creative journey?  Let me know in the comments!  


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