Get Involved with The Big Draw

  The Big Draw is a  programme of hundreds of events that connect people with museums, outdoors spaces, artists, designers and each other this autumn across the UK and in…

First Home Money Saving Ideas

Today – First Home Money Saving Ideas   First Home Money Saving Ideas Buying your first home is an exciting time and certainly a milestone to be proud of. But…

The worlds smallest park

The worlds smallest park Storytelling and gardening are probably two of my most favourite things I have always been a fan of Edward Lear and love tales that are rather…

How to make your living space flow from indoor to outdoor

I really like homes to look like the outside and the inside belong together. Do you know what I mean? For example if I was to into a cosy looking…

Saving tips for each season of the year

Saving tips for each season As the year unfolds and the seasons change, there is a range of things that you can do to reduce energy costs and live more…

Beautiful Things by Emma Vanstone

Emma Vanstone is a very popular and successful  blogger at Mummy…Mummy..MUM!! about all things parenting and Her other wonderful award winning blog Science Sparks is her creative outlet for science…

My Beautiful Things by Lucy AitkenRead

Ah Lucy. Lucy is the most wonderful writer, a staunch feminist and peace activist, a very funny lady and a warm and wise mother. She has inspired me, made me…

How to Create a Beautiful and Productive Home Study

  How to Create a Beautiful and Productive Home Study Are you wondering how to create a productive home study? Whether you’re using your study to bring work home from…

It’s time to get healthy

Time to get healthy I have been quite unexpectedly unwell this year and as a result have really piled on the pounds. Not just a few..quite a lot and it’s…

Kokosonto: Bespoke textile prints for home furnishings

I love to support and showcase new ventures and Kokosonto is really exciting.   They sell a range of beautiful fabrics and home accessories. Abiola, a textile design graduate  launched…

Design inspiration for your home

I’m sure you all know by now that I love interior design and  find inspiration everywhere. I love to find new resources that lead to new ideas If you are…

My dream lounge

I found a lovely competition over at Little Stuff to design my dream lounge My dream lounge would be  full of vivid colour against bright white walls and blinds.  Full…

Beautiful Things by Ellie Aindow

Lovely Ellie  blogs over at The Mummy Diary, she originally setup the blog as a place to anonymously write down her thoughts and feelings after a few traumatic years with…

A Rose in black and white

A Rose in black and white I often think we are so dazzled by the amazing colours and fragrances of roses we forget to look at quite how perfectly they…

Creating a beautfiul bedroom for my daughter

My daughter is growing up and is moving away from the pinks and the fairies and flowers and the butterflies that filled her younger years. At 7 she has started…

Win a beautiful make up mirror from Pebble Grey

I beleive the perfect bathroom is one that is light bright and airy. Whatever style you choose should reflect what you like. Mine is white bright and uncluttered. Easy to…

Beautiful Things by Jen Walshaw

Jen writes at Mum in the Mad House, in addition to A Thrifty Mum about living a creative life with her two boys Maxi (9) and Mini (8).  Jen is…

Falling in love with Harry Potter

Falling in love with Harry Potter