A gift guide for all sorts

It’s less than a week until Christmas and you’re beginning to panic. You’ve gotten gifts for most of the people in your life but there’s one person, maybe two, who you just don’t know how to buy for. Huzzah! There is a gift guide for you. These gifts are based around the categories you’ll find on this site, so if your friend or family member … Continue reading A gift guide for all sorts

A gift guide for all budgets

So I don’t know about you guys, but here at Eat Craft Nerd we’re huge Christmas geeks. Christmas has always been a special time in our family, where we all make the effort to be in the same place, eating and laughing and playing card games. And, of course, exchanging gifts. In honour of that proud tradition of oh-god-it’s-three-week-to-Christmas-and-I-have-no-idea-what-to-give-ANYONE-oh-god-HELP that we all share, we at Eat … Continue reading A gift guide for all budgets

The Eye of the Sheep [book review]

It was nominated for the Stella Award and it won the Miles Franklin this year. It’s a book about family, loss, mental illness and violence, and at the core of it it’s about a young boy making his way in the world, navigating the challenges of life through a different lens than, it seems, anyone else. The Eye of the Sheep is a haunting story, … Continue reading The Eye of the Sheep [book review]

Hi! We’re Eat Craft Nerd.

Hello and welcome to our new adventure! Eat Craft Nerd is the place where we write about all the things that matter to us: things nerdy, crafty, foodie, beauty, and globally-oriented. We’re interested in a lot of stuff, and we want to share that interest with you. So who is behind the keyboard? Ashleigh is a 26-year-old law student, passionate about legislation, crochet, and all … Continue reading Hi! We’re Eat Craft Nerd.