My Happy Place

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

Growing a Container Herb Garden

Growing a Container Herb Garden   Growing a Container Herb Garden – simple tips I think fans of my post on the easiest herbs to grow will love this So…

Space in a Small Bedroom

Space in a small bedroom and how to create it – let us take a look.   Creating space in a small bedroom   Creating space in a small bedroom…

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…

A Feature Wall – A Necessity in Everyone’s Bedroom

Feature walls have been popular with interior designers and homeowners over the years. They are one of the cheapest, easiest ways to update a room, and are a great alternative…

Visiting the East End of London

When you think of visiting the East End of London you might think of cockney wideboys like Del Boy from Only Fools and Horses, the notorious Kray Brothers and of…

Lovely flowers create special memories

Lovely flowers create special memories – in this post I will explore how and why this is the case   Earth laughs in flowers. ~Ralph Waldo Emerson, When I think…

Time for a Maxi Micro Scooter

Sometimes as a mum I am denial about my kids growing up. Part of me wants to keep them little always! Time passes regardless though and they do indeed grow.…

Beautiful Things By Jen Stanbrook

Jen Stanbrook is an award winning interiors blogger at Love Chic Living.  She also blogs about parenting at Love Chic Mum. Jen is stylish woman both inside and out and…

They taught me how to be happy

They taught me how to be happy My mum and dad were such lovely generous, sweet hearted people. They both showed me how to be happy in how they lived.…

Delicious Hans Sloane Hot Chocolate Review

I was so excited to do this  Hans Sloane hot chocolate review. Ooh I do like a hot chocolate on a chilly morning. I find it so comforting.    …

Beautiful Things by Sally Whittle

Sally Whittle share s her beautiful things with us todat  Sally Whittle  is a full-time blogger at Who’s the Mummy and runs the Tots100, HIBS100 and Foodies100 blogging communities, along…

How to Add Character to your Home in 3 Easy Steps

Are you Wondering How to Add Character to your Home in juts 3 simple steps?   With the number of new-build projects continuing to rise throughout the UK, there is…

If i won the jackpot here is what I would do

If I won the jackpot If I won loads and loads of money I would…oh my goodness the list really could go on and on! If I was to win…

Best Things to Spend your Money on in Retirement

Best things to spend your money on in retirement – what woudl you guess is top of the list.   Do you wonder about what are the best things to…

How to Create a Secret Garden

Secret garden envy?  Have you ever wondered how to create a secret garden – if so read on for some top tips. Down the bottom of our rather ramshackle and…

Virtually Yours: Shopping for Shoes Online

Shopping for Shoes Online There was a time when purchasing a new pair of shoes meant hopping in the car and heading to the department store. You had to deal…

Beautiful Things by Helen Lindop

Helen Lindop is a  business blogger and my business mentor. She is a  woman I admire and respect tremendously. I am delighted she has shared her beautiful things with us. …