Is it just me, or is buying presents for your husband or the man in your life really tricky? I mean, maybe it isn’t just men as I can obviously only speak from my own experiences, but maybe it is the concept of buying a gift for your significant other. Which is strange because they should… Read More A Christmas Gift Guide: The Homeware Edition
In my quest to leave a more toxin free life (excluding wine… no one’s perfect) I am switching up all of the things I usually buy for things that are more sustainable/natural. One thing in my home that I use quite a lot, but never really thought about before is candles. I don’t know about… Read More Soy Candles VS Paraffin Candles
Since we moved into our house last December, we have concentrated on getting the downstairs decorated. That is the bit people see and was our focus really, so we looked like we had our act together and life wasn’t quite as chaotic as it really was. I have shared an office tour with you, you… Read More How to get a fresh, minimalist feel to your bedroom.
Does anyone else get to the weekend and know that they want to go out and do something, but have absolutely no idea what it is you want to do? I am terrible for hassling my husband at the weekend to go out. It is a bone of contention in our house, he spends all… Read More Family Time Ideas – A trip to Aberystwyth
You know all of those ‘you-tubers made me buy it’ videos you see? Well, I am exactly the same. I have jumped wholeheartedly on the copper bandwagon. I salivate at anything marble. I jump for joy when I see something in bamboo and I practically have shares in IKEA picture shelves. As you may already… Read More Office Tour: Copper, Bamboo and a few ‘shelfie’s’.
There are two types of people. Those whose house is always in the kind of condition where visitors could drop by unannounced and they would not be embarrassed, then there are those whose house is just a little less ‘inviting’. Most of the time I have my hair scraped back, no make up on and… Read More Are you visitor ready? 7 Top Tips.
2016 was a year of change for our family. Joe got promoted, we moved county, we had our first year as a married couple and our sweet baby turned into a rambunctious toddler. We are heading into 2017 full of excitement for what life will bring us. I envisage Joe will be working hard as… Read More 2017. What is in store for our family?
We did it! I haven’t written anything in a long time, but it has been chaos with the move and Christmas and still doing the whole parenting/keeping my toddler alive thing. We have been without internet since we moved in which has been a nightmare as well, I used up all of my mobile data and… Read More We’re in! The big move to Shropshire.
So I am on the countdown to the big house move and I cannot wait to get my hands on the house to do it up. I am really into the whole ‘hygge’ movement at the moment and will be using it as a starting point as I think about how I want to decorate… Read More How to Hygge-up your home.