The Making of the eBay Collections Film

The Making of the eBay Collections Film

It’s been a funny old week, as I waited for the brand new eBay Collections to launch, and to see for the first time, the tutorial film that a I made a few weeks ago. The anticipation was intense. It’s the first time I’ve done anything like this, and I...
Honeycomb Paper Balls from Scarlett Willow

Honeycomb Paper Balls from Scarlett Willow

I’ve been after some of these honeycomb paper balls for a while now and so when I saw these in the Scarlett Willow catalogue I was keen to get my hands on some. Thankfully they were kind enough to send me a few samples so I could show you how...
3 Quick and Easy Weekend Projects for Your Walls

3 Quick and Easy Weekend Projects for Your Walls

It’s Friday and so time to look forward to the weekend. January has now come to an end to, thankfully for some of us, and so you might be finding more time and motivation to put some of your home decorating ideas into practice. The weekend is a great time...
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#LoveYourHome Linky for Bloggers - 17th April

#LoveYourHome Linky for Bloggers – 17th April

Well #LoveYourHome had to take a little week off last week as the Easter school holidays were playing havoc with my routine! We’re back this week though, and hopefully bigger and better than before. Week 3 of the linky saw lots of lovely interiors and home posts linking up and I’ve had a great time reading...
Style and Design for Older Kids with Micro Scooters

Style and Design for Older Kids with Micro Scooters

Some things are worth paying for. For years, we’ve had simple, inexpensive scooters for the girls for example, but trying out a couple of Maxi Micro scooters last year really changed my opinion about their price and the value of buying cheap and cheerful. I never believed that investing in something like a Micro Scooter...
5 Ways to a Stylish Loft Conversion

5 Ways to a Stylish Loft Conversion

  It’s been on my house wishlist for a few years now, but with having limited finances when the children were preschoolers, it’s been a pipe dream for a while. I would love to convert the loft space in our Victorian semi. Lots of other homeowners have made this conversion on our street, even our...
Win £100 to spend in the FADS Pinterest Competition #FadsSpringRestyle

Win £100 to spend in the FADS Pinterest Competition #FadsSpringRestyle

You know how much I love a good old Pinterest competition. I’ve run a few here on the blog, and have loved watching the boards come to life and have spent hours sifting through them to find my favourite. Today, I want to tell you about a cute little competition that FADS are running from...
What Makes The Perfect Home?

What Makes The Perfect Home?

The Perfect Home? Well it has to be different for everyone, doesn’t it? For some, it might be having a kids’ playroom, for others it might be a great entertaining space, or for others it might be having their favourite family antiques on display. Whatever it is, it’s really important that you create a home...
How to Keep your Shed Free from Pests

How to Keep your Shed Free from Pests

Sometimes I like the blog to share useful and practical information, as well as style and design tips. Today’s Guest Post has some great advice for keeping your shed free from pests! Sheds are vital parts of the garden for many households, and you’ll want to keep your outbuildings in good condition so they last...
The Benefits of a Garden Room

The Benefits of a Garden Room

Today’s Guest post talks about the many benefits of having a garden room in your outdoor space. Anyone have one of these? Longer days and the odd sighting of the sun suggest that spring really is on its way! It goes without saying that spring and summer are a great time to have fun in...
Review: Whistle and Wolf Boutique

Review: Whistle and Wolf Boutique

It’s always a good idea to have a few lovely dresses in the wardrobe isn’t it? I think so, and I’ve treated myself to a few in the last month, so when the very lovely Whistle and Wolf asked me if I’d like to review something from their online boutique I jumped at the chance....
Refresh Rather than Relocate with Look Again

Refresh Rather than Relocate with Look Again

I’m taking part in a little competition with Look Again to create a room refresh for under £750 using their products. I thought I could look at a bathroom refresh as we’re just about to paint ours, or maybe our main bedroom which needs a little life breathing into it, but actually with the summer...
Protect your Home from Flooding - Expert Q&A

Protect your Home from Flooding – Expert Q&A

  It might seem like a distant memory to some of us, but to many people who are still facing the aftermath of the flooding, life must be very tough. Here an industry expert gives some advice on what to do to protect your home from flooding in the future, and how to cope. 1.      ...
Let your Kids Go Ape at Sherwood Forest

Let your Kids Go Ape at Sherwood Forest

Blogging gives us great opportunities, and our experience the other day was no exception. As it’s the school holidays here, it was great timing to be invited along to our local Go Ape centre to try out the brand new Go Ape Junior. So off we went, not really knowing what to expect, but ready...
Garden Makeover Ideas for the Easter Holidays

Garden Makeover Ideas for the Easter Holidays

Like many of us, you may be thinking of jobs you can do in the garden over the coming Easter weekend. It’s traditionally a time when us Brits crack on with some DIY, and lots of us like to take that outside, sprucing up the garden after a long and dreary Winter. If yours is...