Visiting the East End of London

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

Lovely flowers create special memories

Earth laughs in flowers. ~Ralph Waldo Emerson, When I think about lovely flowers I make an association with people and with memories. Flowers seem to have the power  to attach…

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

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

Hans Sloane Hot Choclate

Have you tried Hans Sloane hot chocolate ? Ooh I do like a hot chocolate on a chilly morning. I find it so comforting.   Hans Sloane Hot Choclate The…

Beautiful Things by Sally Whittle

Sally Whittle Sally Whittle  is a full-time blogger at Who’s the Mummy and runs the Tots100, HIBS100 and Foodies100 blogging communities, along with the MAD Blog Awards. She’s also a…

How to Add Character to your Home in 3 Easy Steps

Are you Wondering How to Add Character to your Home With the number of new-build projects continuing to rise throughout the UK, there is a clear excess of uniform structures…

If I won the jackpot…

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

Today – Best things to spend your money on in retirement   Do you wonder about what are the best things to spend your money on in retirement Retirement can…

Our secret garden.

Down the bottom of our rather ramshackle and untidy garden their are two sheds. The space in front of them was filled with a big prickly thorn bush. You could…

Virtually Yours: 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 with crowds and long…

Gorgeous Garden Gifts from The Handpicked Collection

I have long been a fan of the online gift store  The Handpicked Collection  The Handpicked Collection is an online and mail order gift company specialising in unusual gifts which have…

Which of these perfect summer outfits do you prefer?

Have been looking for a perfect summer outfit  and have found two that I adore ! Which one do you prefer? I just cannot decide. My summer outfit from Zara…

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. …

10 Unique Shower Designs

Today – Unique Shower Designs   Gone are the days of traditional white shower cubicles and functional hinged screens. Today, shower designs are as unique as their users. From illuminating…

A Stylish Children’s Garden

Today – A Stylish Children’s Garden Desperately seeking a stylish children’s garden Do you long for a  children’s garden that looks stylish too? For a long time we have lived…

Beautiful Things by Ruth Cameron Dawkins

Ruth  Caneron Dawkins blogs over at Dorkymum about parenting, politics, photography and ‘whatever else she fancies.’ She is a gorgeous and  thought provoking writer. We asked her to share her…