My favourite garden projects

Down the end of my garden hidden out of sight by a large lavender bush  is the little area you scan see below ..our secret garden. This is absolutely one…

How To Be A Better DIYer

 How To Be A Better DIYer There aren’t many things more satisfying than completing an artistic project or even a necessary repair around the house. Sure, you can always hire…

How to find the right sunglasses for your face

Ah it can be tricky to find the right sunglasses. I am thinking about holidays and sunshine and of course inevitably that means it is time to think about sunglasses.…

Gorgeous Outdoor Furniture from Habitat

This week we have been perusing Habitat’s outdoor furniture range and it really is superb. As the sunshine slowly seeps into our days and Spring comes to life around us,…

Win a selection of lovely kitchen accessories from House of Fraser

I love  to have gorgeous kitchen accessories, they make me feel so capable and competent even when my cooking does leave a little to be desired! The kitchen accessories from…

Bits of lovely #2

Ah what  a week I have had – a mix as always of the rough and the smooth, the happy and the sad. ‘Tis life I suppose, in all it’s…

A Creative Kitchen

For many families the kitchen is the hub of the home and I know for us this is certainly true. We use our kitchen for homework, crafting, sewing, reading, cooking…

Transforming a Home with Wooden Windows

Windows are so important to a room. They not only bring the light in but they also almost always become a focal point of a room in a good or…

My Beautiful Things by Maxine Brady

So lucky to have Maxine Brady share her beautiful things with us today. Maxine is a gorgeous interiors stylist and blogger at  We Love Home Her blog is a feast…

Bits of Lovely #1

I know it is really important to have an attitude of gratitude and appreciate and acknowledge the lovely things in your life. Oh I really don’t have an instagram perfect…

My Beautiful Things by Joy Jackson

My Beautiful Things is back and our first interview is with the  fabulous Joy Jackson from Pinkoddy a very lovely lady I have the pleasure to know.   The most…

Home Improvement planning

Since Christmas I have really tried to focus my attention on getting my house in order  in 3 areas of my life; my health, my happiness and my home. The…

My experience of a professional declutter

    My experience of a professional declutter Today –  my experience of a professional declutter Have you ever considered a professional declutter? I often thought about it but then…

A must see Mothers Day video from Joules

A must see Mothers Day video from Joules A British lifestyle and fashion brand that everyone love is Joules, their clothes are the best of quality, full of colour and…

Peace of Mind a book of calm

Peace of Mind a book of calm Peace of Mind a book of calm for busy mums is a new book that I was sent to review and I have…

How to dress wood windows

Today – How to dress wood windows Windows and doors are so important to the look of a property aren’t they? if you get them right it can look amazing…

Sofa Accessories

What do you think about when dressing your sofa? Cushions I suppose the obvious choice for dressing your sofa has to be cushions, I was recently sent some  cushions from…

What Safety Products Do You Need for Home DIY and on Construction Sites?

What Safety Products Do You Need for Home DIY The Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents has pointed out that “Over-ambition and lack of knowledge are two of the…