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

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…

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

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…

Rich Leek Tart

Today I made 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…

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…

How to Make Flower Lollipops

How to Make Flower Lollipops  Last week I was over at my thrifty blog Thrifty Home discussing some new garden purchases, one of which was a book called Simple Flower…

Bespoke and Fun Family Portraits from Flossy and Jim

  Flossy and Jim I am just so happy to introduce you to the rather wonderful artists that are Flossy and Jim. ‘Flossy and Jim’ live in a colourful seaside…

Air Wick Life Scents Changing Aroma Home Fragrances

I was sent a selection of Air Wick Life Scents home fragrance range which I have to say is really rather fabulous. It is the first fragrance range to use…

Celebrating World Stationery Day

As i am sure you know from the little badge in my sidebar I am a national stationery week blogger and am really enjoying celebrating all things stationery. We are…

Alexander Rose Rocking Chair Review

Today – Alexander Rose Rocking Chair Review I love to sit and relax in the garden with a book whilst the children play and since our Alexander Rose rocking chair…

My Thoughts on Spring Cleaning

Spring cleaning was something my mum always did without fail. For several days every window would be opened , everything would be dusted even our books, and she would be…

Flowers in the doorway

Flowers in the doorway This week is all about flowers in the doorway … I haven’t joined in Annie’s lovely How does your garden grow? linky for a while even…

Motivational (blogging) art by Gabriel Böhmer

Today –  art by Gabriel Böhmer I do love art and I adore original art and supporting upcoming artists. I have also been lacking motivation recently. Sometimes what you need …

How to find the perfect venue

I remember when we were getting married we had everything beautifully and easily arranged. Well almost everything. We used our local church in our parish for the actual wedding. My…