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The Secret to Spring Cleaning: Steam

Ah, springtime. It provides more than just a welcome dose of sunshine and wildflowers. Now you have the opportunity for new beginnings (and a second bite of the cherry if…

A Beautiful Easter Egg

I do like to share beautiful things with you on this blog after all that why it is called A Beautiful Space.  So without further ado I would like to…

Beautiful Things by Emily Leary

Emily Leary is a parenting and food blogger over at A Mummy Too. We asked her to share her beautiful things with us. Here’s what she had to say…… The…

Pretty Plus Size Dresses SS14

It isn’t always easy to find gorgeous plus sized dressed so I have been virtual shopping for you and picked out some beauties…. Pretty Plus Size Dresses SS14 by babybudgeting…

Are you you prepared for the future?

Are you prepared for the future ? Do you think about the future much. I am more likely to think about the past and get lost in happy memories of…

A garden worth painting

A garden worth painitng indeed Such a well known painting by Monet of his garden in Giverny. Oh, how I would love to visit there. My Granny and Grandad had…

The Ballad of the Sad Cafe Book Review

The Ballad of the Sad Cafe Book Review I have just read The Ballad of the Sad Cafe the first book in my attempt to read 100 penguin modern classics.…

Leap into spring with brilliant rugs

I just love brilliant rugs … Spring is the time of new growth; the shackles of winter are cast off and we dare to hope for a warm, sunny summer.…

Proper Italian Coffee from Caffe Cagliari

Oh wow Caffe Cagliari I love good coffee. Give me a cappuccino maker and I am a happy woman. Coffee to wake me up to make me zing and to fill…

Achieving spa like calm in your bathroom

  Tips to achieving spa like calm in your bathroom Are you looking to achieving Spa like calm in your bathroom? Staying calm in the modern world is nigh-on impossible.…

Gorgeous Garden Furniture

Want to see some gorgeous garden furniture ? I love to sit outdoors and watch the children play. They bring things to show me from time to time like worms…

Pocket Watches and the Men in My Life

Today Pocket Watches and the Men in My Life I love pocket watches My grandad was often to be seen (I kid you not) with a holey jumper and a…

Living like my Grandma

Living like my Grandma In my 20’s I used my tumble drier all the time. I raced in my car to big supermarkets and piled the convenience food high. I…

Why Loyalty Matters

Let’s have a chat about why Loyalty Matters Loyalty is a quality that means a huge deal to me. I was raised by a mother who was endlessly loyal, steadfast…

A Guide to Upcycling Your Old Jewellery

Today – A Guide to Upcycling Your Old Jewellery   A Guide to Upcycling Your Old Jewellery If you are looking for a Guide to Upcycling Your Old Jewellery this…

Kids, Graft and Gardening

Graft and Gardening go together! My kids have life easy in many ways due to money, my availability and the conveniences of modern life. If they want something to eat…

My ray of sunshine #thegallery

My ray of sunshine My daughter Annalise makes me think of the colour yellow. She is a ray of sunshine in the world. She is such a kind girl and…

Vinyl Flooring for the Family Home

My kids are very easily distracted. There has been many a time when they are carrying a drink or a snack and something else has caught their attention and whoosh …