How to bring more natural light into a home

Oh, how I love a well lit home, don’t you? I don’t mean one with lots and lots of artificial light (although a few lamps here or there can just …

Beautiful Things by Amanda Cottingham

Beautiful Things by Amanda Cottingham This week we have Amanda Cottingham sharing her most beautiful things. Amanda is warm, stylish, funny and friendly and she loves her home and family…

How to find the silver lining

How to find the silver lining Life is full of ups and downs- there’s no denying that, and when you’re in a situation where everything seems to be going wrong,…

Minimalism for beginners – a simple guide

Minimalism for beginners – a simple guide Living a minimalist life is definitely one of the most life-changing and yet empowering decisions you could make. Living such a life comes…

Perception Is Everything – Why A Virtual Office Could Be The Answer You’re Looking For

Virtual Office Could Be The Answer Your business idea is a great one. You have tested it out in a few areas on a small scale, and the response from…

Love Colour Review and Competition

Colour  Fear! I adore colours. Colourful clothes make me smile, colourful food makes me hungry and colourful interiors make me happy. Yet, I  will be honest …I am actually a…

A Crazy Daisy Portmeirion Tea Party

  I have always longed for a proper grown-up tea-set. When I was a child I used to set out my doll’s tea-set with pretend cakes. Oh, how I wanted…

3 Worthwhile Repairs when Moving into an Old Property

Worthwhile Repairs when Moving into an Old Property Moving to a new house is a wonderful and exciting experience but it’s also far from risk-free. Depending on the property you…

Why is Ayurveda used?

What is Ayurveda? Ayurveda is one of the world’s oldest systems of medicine and has been around for over 5000 years. Ayurveda is based on the scientific principles of diagnosing…

Everyday Changes to Live a Healthier Life

Everyone is aware of the importance of a healthy lifestyle, yet for many people it is extremely challenging to make everyday changes. This is understandable and particularly in such a…

The journey of a coffee bean: fair trade edition

The journey of a coffee bean We thrive off a good cup of coffee. It’s the beverage we Brits love the best as recent figures from the British Coffee Association…

Competition – Win a Halloween Yankee Candle Set

The lovely folks at Wow Free Stuff  have a gorgeous Halloween Yankee candle Set competition running at the moment. For me, one of the very best things about Halloween is…

10 of the Best Vegetarian Soup Ideas

Scrumptious soups I have 10 of the Best Vegetarian Soup Ideas for you here today. How sdelicous! Ah, cold days a have snuck in whilst we weren’t looking and suddenly…

14 simple ways to help kids be happy with life

How to boost a child’s happiness and help them be happy with life A couple of weeks ago Create your own happy the happiness boosting book for kids that I …

Learning to skateboard

Learning to skateboard My daughter is an adventurous soul and will have a go (with gusto) at pretty much anything life throws her way. I love her spirit. Her gorgeous…

Four brands that you simply cannot miss in 2018

Four brands that you simply cannot miss in 2018 Due to the climate of the industry in the last few years, there is no doubt that fashion finds itself immersed…

A perfect bedroom on a budget

A perfect bedroom on a budget There is nothing better than staying in a five star hotel, one that is filled with everything you could ever possibly need for your…

4 simple things you can do to combat Alzheimer’s disease today

Simple things you can do to combat Alzheimer’s disease today Most of us believe, rather pessimistically, that as you grow older, your brain slows down and it becomes harder to…