My perfect dining table

I often dream about my perfect dining table. I think about what would it look like, who would be sat around it and what would I serve. My ideal dining…

What do you think about Bonsai trees?

 Bonsai: Japanese art form using miniature trees grown in containers GG (great grandma) does not like bonsai trees. She thinks they have been stunted and stilted in their growth and…

How to create a space for me?

How to create a space for me? I long for a little space of my own in our rather cramped house. I have a desk with shelves above it and…

Breakfast berry jars to go

I love making berry breakfast jars to go. My husband never gets organised in time in morning for breakfast before he leaves for work. Not ever. So one morning after…

Summertime

Summertime oh it is Summertime at last ! I write in lots of places not just here and wanted to show you a few little examples of what I had…

Courgette and Aubergine Curry

(Scroll down for comp!) I’d love to share with you this yummy veggie recipe and the chance to win tickets to the BBC summer good food show here on the…

Top solutions for thinning eyebrows

Are you someone who has extremely thin eyebrows? Have your eyebrows become thinner and appear to be vanishing day by day? Well, you must know that you are not alone.…

How to Clean Your Most Finicky Household Items

        Fresh juice, fresh coffee, and a nice hot shower must be amongst the most heavenly delights that your home has to offer. But when it comes…

Courgette fritters

As you know I am on a journey to learn to cook wholesome home-made veggie food for my family. This week I decided to try my hand at courgette fritters.…

Which pair of sunglasses do you like best ?

Recently I was sent a couple of pairs of lovely sunglasses and as is the way of things it has rained ever since. Sigh Blooming British Springtime!!   I absolutely…

An all white thrifty flower display

I love white flowers I think they have a serenity to them. I was looking to create a mantel display of all white flowers but I was unsure where to…

The best garden tips 2015

When decorating a room in your house, you want to make sure it gives off the tone and vibe that corresponds with the style of your home, and the same…

Fabulous floor tiles

I have pretty shoddy laminate in my kitchen and it is looking rather dated. I have been longing to change it for a while, but to be honest I have…

Win a Sweet Nothings Hamper from Serenata Flowers

I have just received this gorgeous sweet nothings trug from Serenata Flowers. Oh it is just filled with delightful sweet treats. It includes yummy chocolates, cherry and choc chip English…

Rich Leek Tart

I am scared of cooking. I get panicky and anxious. I never seem to have the right ingredients in. I often over or under cook dishes. I despair of the…

Water Hyacinth Laundry Basket

I have just been sent one of these beautiful water hyacinth laundry baskets to review from The Basket Company. It is hand made form water hyacinth and has a lovely white…

Cool and Quirky Interiors

LOVEThESIGN have over 8000 products in their cool and quirky interiors store online,they feature over 200 of the most innovative brands and designers from across Italy and the world. Their…

An English Country Garden

People from a planet without flowers would think we must be mad with joy the whole time to have such things about us. ~Iris Murdoch   I was pottering around…