Beautiful Things by Kanchan Char

Kanchan Char and her lovely blog are new to me but we have so much in common it’s quite bizarre, even down to the little suburb we have both lived…

The Eglu Eggcup

The Eglu Eggcup is pretty fabulous looking! We have just been sent one of these fabulous toast rack/egg cups to reveiw and isn’t it just fabulous.   Eglu Eggcup breakfast…

A Very Special Shelfie

The shelf above my fireplace is a very special place. Would you like a look around? My treasures are on my shelf so I see them all the time. They…

In a Greek Garden

‘Gradually the magic of the island [Corfu] settled over us as gently and clingingly as pollen – Gerald Durrell We have just returned from a week in Corfu. My first…

My Ascot Outfit

I last went to Ascot when I was about 12 years old. I remember it vividly . We got the train and it seemed such a very long way from…

Have you heard of magic parking?

Have you heard of magic parking? It’s a new concept to me. I am after a new car. In my whole life I have only had 2 cars. A Panda…

Beautiful Things by Fritha Strickland

Fritha Strickland is a lifestyle blogger behind TigerLily Quinn. She lives in Bristol with her bearded boyfriend, toddler son and two fat cats. She also runs an online shop in…

Creating a Relaxing Garden Studio for Reading

Sometimes you just need a place to get away, but who says that this place can be home. If you have unused backyard space, or if your yard is a…

Add Some Sparkle to Your Living Room

How to Add Some Sparkle to Your Living Room If you want to add some sparkle to your living room but aren’t sure how to do it then the answer…

LandScape Magazine Review

Today – LandScape Magazine Review Life at nature’s pace… A few weeks ago I wrote a post on The Simple Things magazine saying how much I love it. I had…

How to create the perfect first date

Today – How to create the perfect first date For those committed to their faith, it can be tricky to ensure you find someone who shares your devotion. One of…

Best books from my childhood

  The Best Books From My Childhood – Revisited Such a treat to look back at the best books from my childhood One of the biggest pleasures of parenting for…

Beautiful Things by Maggy Woodley

 Maggy Woodley is best known for her fabulous, award winning blog Red Ted Art. I have known her a long while now and she is a great friend of mine.…

My Happy Place

All my young life my happy place was in Grandad’s front room. Granny lived in her bed there (she had multiple disabilities and it’s justwhere she lived just like in…

Growing a Container Herb Garden

Growing a Container Herb Garden – simple tips So how do you set about Growing a Container Herb Garden? Look at this lovely container herb garden we made this past…

Creating space in a small bedroom

      Creating space in a small bedroom – top tips So how do you go about creating space in a small bedroom – here is what we did.…

Bespoke Furniture

I am beside myself with excitement. I have treated myself to something I have wanted for ages and it will be with me in the next week or two. I…

What makes my garden special

So what makes my garden special? When I look more closely at my garden I see what makes it magical…all these bits add up to a beautiful space and place…