My Beautiful Things by Lucy AitkenRead

Ah Lucy. Lucy is the most wonderful writer, a staunch feminist and peace activist, a very funny lady and a warm and wise mother. She…

How to Create a Beautiful and Productive Home Study

Whether you’re using your study to bring work home from the office or for personal projects, it brings with it an opportunity to design and…

It’s time to get healthy

Time to get healthy I have been quite unexpectedly unwell this year and as a result have really piled on the pounds. Not just a…

Kokosonto: Bespoke textile prints for home furnishings

I love to support and showcase new ventures and Kokosonto is really exciting.   They sell a range of beautiful fabrics and home accessories. Abiola,…

Design inspiration for your home

I’m sure you all know by now that I love interior design and  find inspiration everywhere. I love to find new resources that lead to…

My dream lounge

I found a lovely competition over at Little Stuff to design my dream lounge My dream lounge would be  full of vivid colour against bright…

Beautiful Things by Ellie Aindow

Lovely Ellie  blogs over at The Mummy Diary, she originally setup the blog as a place to anonymously write down her thoughts and feelings after…

A Rose in black and white

A Rose in black and white I often think we are so dazzled by the amazing colours and fragrances of roses we forget to look…

Creating a beautfiul bedroom for my daughter

My daughter is growing up and is moving away from the pinks and the fairies and flowers and the butterflies that filled her younger years.…

Our happy place

Our happy place   We have been having so much fun in the garden so far these summer holidays. Last week saw an hour long…

Win a beautiful make up mirror from Pebble Grey

I beleive the perfect bathroom is one that is light bright and airy. Whatever style you choose should reflect what you like. Mine is white…

Beautiful Things by Jen Walshaw

Jen writes at Mum in the Mad House, in addition to A Thrifty Mum about living a creative life with her two boys Maxi (9)…

Falling in love with Harry Potter

Falling in love with Harry Potter   This photo is part of the #BWphotoproject at Podcast

Garden Wisdom

  Garden Wisdom   “We can complain because rose bushes have thorns or rejoice because thorn bushes have roses.” – Abraham Lincoln If nothing ever…