How to make my kitchen extra special

I love my kitchen and spend a great deal of time in there. It is big  and bright and uncluttered (well apart form my desk in the corner!) I cook…

Learning to Read with the Oxford Reading Tree

The Oxford Reading Tree is considered to be the UK’s number one reading programme. Both of my gorgeous children have followed this reading programme through their early years at school…

Nottingham Comic Convention

This weekend we are off to the Nottingham Comic Convention. My son is a MASSIVE Beano fan and loves comics. The convention takes place at Saturday 4th October 2014, Nottingham…

Pamper Parcels

Oh my goodness… last week I was sent a little hamper from Pamper Parcels. It was absolutely divine. What a fabulous treat. Pamper Parcels is a new business sent up…

It is still a beautiful world

Go placidly amid the noise and haste, and remember what peace there may be in silence. As far as possible, without surrender, be on good terms with all persons. Speak…

Pastel Pretty Coats for Autumn

I have been looking at coats for Autumn and bypassing the greys and the monochrome the blacks and the dark beige. Far too dreary for how i am feeling. I…

Beautiful Things by Sarah Anguish

Sarah (aka Boo) from Boo, Roo and Tigger Too is passionate about all things polka dot, chocolate and chick flicks. In her own words she is stumbling through life and…

Refresh your kitchen on a budget by installing new flooring

The kitchen is the hub of the home and there’s a lot a traffic travelling through on a daily basis. Meals being cooked, food eaten together as a family, children…

A Refreshing Bedroom Palette

Color is the language of the poets. It is astonishingly lovely. To speak it is a privilege. (Keith Crown) I love colour. Not patterns, patterns seem to agitate me unless…

Proud as a Pumpkin

A fallen leaf is nothing more than summers wave goodbye Summers end is near and the garden is changing. I keep seeing fallen leaves and brown and oranges are starting…

Get Your Workforce Working With the Perfect Office Cubicles

When mapping out office premises it can feel like there are an infinite number of things to think about, but building your business around your personnel and sourcing the right…

Beautiful Things by Gemma

Lovely Gemma blogs at HelloitsGemma and I think of her as funny, feisty and a proud individual. She is also sensitive and hugely compassionate. I do like Gemma very much,…

The Best Ways to Save Money when Selling your House

Selling your house can be a stressful and more significantly costly time; you may find yourself bogged down with worry and indecision regarding what to do and how to sell…

Frankie’s Spectacular Tomato and Chilli Spaghetti Sauce

I  love that my 10 year old son knows how to name his recipes with confidence! My bountiful garden has given us chillis and tomatoes and they seem to have…

Why You Should Get a Will Today

The subject of death is a hard pill to swallow; there is nothing more daunting than confronting your own eventual end. Unfortunately for us all, however, people come and people…

Get Involved with The Big Draw

  The Big Draw is a  programme of hundreds of events that connect people with museums, outdoors spaces, artists, designers and each other this autumn across the UK and in…

First Home Money Saving Ideas

Today – First Home Money Saving Ideas   First Home Money Saving Ideas Buying your first home is an exciting time and certainly a milestone to be proud of. But…

The worlds smallest park

The worlds smallest park Storytelling and gardening are probably two of my most favourite things I have always been a fan of Edward Lear and love tales that are rather…