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 for Bloggers - 24th April

#LoveYourHome for Bloggers – 24th April

Thanks so much everyone who joined in with the linky last week. If, like me, you were juggling the blog alongside school holidays, well done; I’m not sure how I survived. Once again, there were some lovely posts shared, and I had a wonderful time reading through them all. My Top Picks from last week...
A Garden Makeover Challenge with HomeSense

A Garden Makeover Challenge with HomeSense

Over the past few weeks I’ve been working hard behind the scenes on a collaborative project with HomeSense and the Huffingtong Post. I was challenged to fix a design issue in one person’s home using HomeSense products, with the results going live on the brand new Huffington Post Home site. So, with the help of...
Choosing a New Coffee Table from Dwell

Choosing a New Coffee Table from Dwell

I was recently asked if I wanted to try out the full customer service and ordering process from Dwell. This is quite a novel approach from a retailer, as normally us bloggers are sent a review item direct from a PR company. Allowing us full access to the proper ordering systems, means we get to...
Wallpaper Wednesday: Fayre's Fair from Mini Moderns

Wallpaper Wednesday: Fayre’s Fair from Mini Moderns

Today’s glorious Wallpaper Wednesday post is showcasing the wonderful Fayre’s Fair Wallpaper from Mini Moderns. I am a huge fan of the Mini Modern range, and have featured some of their designs on Wallpaper Wednesday before. This one has caught my eye as it gives us families something different, stylish and rather cool with which...
NEXT Spring and Summer Fashion for Kids

NEXT Spring and Summer Fashion for Kids

We were recently invited along to take a look at the range of new styles available for kids at Next. I am, and always have been a fan of Next, for both homewares and clothes. When I used to work the 9-5, during the pre-children years, my officewear was mainly made up from Next items,...
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...
#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...
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...