What will a bedroom look like in the future?

Betta Living  ( the  fitted bedroom specialists) have been working with a  technology expert to created a bedroom for the future. It may look bizarre and out there but I…

Beautiful Things by Kate Gunn

Todays beautiful things are written by Kate Gunn, a lovely, warm, intelligent lady who it is my pleasure to work with from time to time. Kate lived in County Wicklow,…

Win a pair of Alessi Big Love Ice Cream Bowls

If you haven’t yet come across Millys Kitchen Store then you are in for a treat. Millys Store is an absolute treasure trove of kitchen goodies and they have a…

My instagram date photography project

I have 2 new interests this year and both of them make me extremely happy.   The first is pgotography. I bought myself a lovely camera in early summer and…

How to make my kitchen extra special

I love my kitchen and spend a great deal of time in there. It is big  and bright and uncluttered (well apart form my desk in the corner!) I cook…

Learning to Read with the Oxford Reading Tree

The Oxford Reading Tree is considered to be the UK’s number one reading programme. Both of my gorgeous children have followed this reading programme through their early years at school…

Nottingham Comic Convention

This weekend we are off to the Nottingham Comic Convention. My son is a MASSIVE Beano fan and loves comics. The convention takes place at Saturday 4th October 2014, Nottingham…

Pamper Parcels

Oh my goodness… last week I was sent a little hamper from Pamper Parcels. It was absolutely divine. What a fabulous treat. Pamper Parcels is a new business sent up…

It is still a beautiful world

Go placidly amid the noise and haste, and remember what peace there may be in silence. As far as possible, without surrender, be on good terms with all persons. Speak…

Pastel Pretty Coats for Autumn

I have been looking at coats for Autumn and bypassing the greys and the monochrome the blacks and the dark beige. Far too dreary for how i am feeling. I…

Beautiful Things by Sarah Anguish

Sarah (aka Boo) from Boo, Roo and Tigger Too is passionate about all things polka dot, chocolate and chick flicks. In her own words she is stumbling through life and…

Refresh your kitchen on a budget by installing new flooring

The kitchen is the hub of the home and there’s a lot a traffic travelling through on a daily basis. Meals being cooked, food eaten together as a family, children…

A Refreshing Bedroom Palette

Color is the language of the poets. It is astonishingly lovely. To speak it is a privilege. (Keith Crown) I love colour. Not patterns, patterns seem to agitate me unless…

Proud as a Pumpkin

A fallen leaf is nothing more than summers wave goodbye Summers end is near and the garden is changing. I keep seeing fallen leaves and brown and oranges are starting…

Beautiful Things by Gemma

Lovely Gemma blogs at HelloitsGemma and I think of her as funny, feisty and a proud individual. She is also sensitive and hugely compassionate. I do like Gemma very much,…

The Best Ways to Save Money when Selling your House

Selling your house can be a stressful and more significantly costly time; you may find yourself bogged down with worry and indecision regarding what to do and how to sell…

Frankie’s Spectacular Tomato and Chilli Spaghetti Sauce

I  love that my 10 year old son knows how to name his recipes with confidence! My bountiful garden has given us chillis and tomatoes and they seem to have…

Why You Should Get a Will Today

The subject of death is a hard pill to swallow; there is nothing more daunting than confronting your own eventual end. Unfortunately for us all, however, people come and people…