My beautiful things by Freddie’s Mummy

A big welcome today to Clare form Freddie’s Mummy …     My name is Clare, also known as Freddie’s Mummy. I live with my amazing husband and our 8…

The Real Flower Company Review

Nostalgia Yesterday I received a flowers delivery from The Real Flower Company and as I opened it up I was hit with a wave of nostalgia.     The most…

Where to meet some weird and wonderful creatures on your next holiday

As we have all realized at some stage in our lives, we live in a weird and wonderful world that contains many fascinating creatures – some of which fairly boggle…

Tips for creating a wet room in a small bathroom space

Taking the concept of a designer bathroom one step further, a wet room is what many homeowners aspire to when embarking upon their latest renovation project. What makes a wet…

How to transform a kid’s room into a teenager’s room

There’s a reason that teenagers are stereotyped as always staying in their bedroom. It’s a room that they can use to express themselves and hoard all the gadgets, toys, games…

10 Common Problems in Old Homes (and how to fix them)

Old homes can certainly be gorgeous, feel cosy, worn and full of stories. They might be full of original features and lack the cold sterility of a new home. But…

How to create a fabulous bedroom on a budget

I love my bedroom to be a place that looks beautiful and meets all my practical needs too. I believe it is totally possible to create a bedroom you love…

A Home Lover’s Christmas Gift Guide

Oh, Christmas is coming and I know it can be a chore and half finding the perfect present. I am a huge fan of all things home and design as…

How to create your very own She Shed

The “She Shed” trend has started to pick up this year, and it’s easy to see why. Sheds are criminally underused in most gardens, and turning them into a writing…

A Comfortably Cosy Concoction! Creating A Soothing Space To Relax In

When you’re in the process of renovating your house, the temptation can be to go for showy centrepieces and go expensive to really display what your house is all about-…

Release your inner diva and create a drool worthy wardrobe room

  Mariah Carey is a diva. If you’ve not been blessed with a voice of an angel or as Grimes put it one that is “utterly groundless”, you could still…

Three interior essentials to make your home feel luxurious

Adding a touch of luxury to a room through carefully-placed accessories, furnishings, and fabrics can instantly give the space a royal and sophisticated feel without any tackiness. Here are 3…

A guide to a new era of Christmas dinners

While a traditional Christmas dinner has a certain level of charm and nostalgia, this Christmas might be the year to switch it up a bit. Sample new foods and try…

The history of Christmas plants

Understanding our traditions – The history of Christmas plants Christmas traditions are older than Christmas itself many originating in ancient times before even the Roman, Greek and Egyptian civilisations. In…

Autumn / Winter wardrobe staples from Fashion World

I always have this dilemma when it comes to Autumn Winter clothing. With a big family, this can be such an expensive time for me and I have to watch…

Odylique Beauty Products Review

Regular readers will know how much I love my beauty products. I have been testing out some beauty products from Odylique over the last couple of weeks and I am…

How to stop hoarding in 9 simple steps

  Are you a hoarder? Do you long to stop hoarding? I know I do and it is something I have been working on for a while. I am finally…

My Beautiful Things by Gemma from Yorkshire mum of 4

This week we have the lovely Gemma shairng her beautiful things. Gemma is a mum of 4 based in Yorkshire, trainee accountant and a parenting and lifestyle blogger. Over to…