Home Decorating Rules: The Good, The Bad and the Ugly

Home decorating rules – it is not an exact science. There are no strict formulas that one must live and die by. Instead, it is an entirely subjective and personal…

Timeless Furniture for the Home

Some things will never go out of fashion – Timeless Furniture for the home. It’s hard to imagine a world without The Beatles, Bacon and Eggs or classic Porches. But…

Please take 60 seconds to help Sightsavers through Social Media

Help Sightsavers today please. They are asking the public to help make life fairer for people with disabilities in some of the world’s poorest countries.   As well as preventing…

How to Keep Your Family Healthy

Today’s post – How to Keep Your Family Healthy Healthy children are happy children, just ask any parent. You can keep your child healthy and set them on the path…

Making a House a Home

Making a House a Home – where do you even start? I have long been in love with wooden floors.  I think they have a huge impact on the feel…

Car Safety for Children

Car Safety for Children  and what we need to consider.   All parents should take the safety of their children seriously, and child safety is particularly important when it comes…

A Beautiful Cast Iron Chiminea

Cast Iron Chiminea – our’s has been such a beautiful  addition to our home I am so completely in love with our new cast iron chimenea. If anything can brighten…

How to Control Home Temperature Remotely

Have you ever wondered how to control home temperature remotely and if it is even possible?I have recently been introduced to  Hive active heating, It’s pretty amazing really. Hive offers…

100 Writers Project & 100 Beautiful Books

100 writers project – and what makes this so very special. I have a project for the next year or two and that is to read 100 books by 100…

Easy Gardening

I am all for easy gardening. I love flowers and plants and luscious gardens. As a child we had a concrete back yard with just a tiny bit of garden…

Some Thoughts on Valentines Cards

I have been having some thoughts on Valentines Cards that I wanted to share with you. I sent my first Valentines age 8 to a boy in my class at…

We need to talk about good things

We need to talk about good things and here is why. I read a post today on a blog that contained 60 tiny love stories., It made me feel happy,…

How do your children sleep in their bedroom?

How do your children sleep in their bedroom? Seeing all the monsters submitted to the Philips Disney Imaginative Lighting SoftPals competition I posted about before Christmas got me thinking about…

Places I Love: Hampton Court Palace

A few years ago for a blogger event I was invited to Hampton Court Palace for a family fun day. It is such a lovely memory – the whole trip.…

Baby Shower Gift Inspiration: Top Five Ideas for Guests

Baby Shower Gift Inspiration for guests.     Baby Shower Gift Inspiration – it is all in the planning The months preceding the birth of your baby can be filled…

Kruger National Park – My Best Dream Destination:

Kruger National Park – and what makes it so very special. Huge thanks to Helen Wills from Actually Mummy shares with us her dream destination.     Why I want…

Louis Memory Mattress Review

We were so excited to undertake a Louis Memory Mattress Review Sleeping well makes you feel good and for a while, sleep has been eluding me. However, in the last…

My Dream Dinner Party

My fantasy dream dinner party wouldn’t actually be ‘dinner’ at all.  It would in fact be all about indulging the cravings I get several times a year at children’s birthday…