Halloween Face Painting


My girls love face painting so I am having to do some practice ready for Halloween! Last year I was quite impressed with my efforts for their Halloween face painting…… So I got practicing again this year but the face painting didn’t go on as well this time so I Read More →

NEXT Cream 5 Tier shade


When I had my trip to the new NEXT superstore in Hedge End a couple of months ago they gave kindly gave us a gift voucher to spend in store. As I was doing my hallway at the time I could easily spend this! I needed some new lampshades for Read More →

Me and You October


Me and hubby had a perfect ‘Me and You’ month. We had 4 nights away together ON OUR OWN! My wonderful parents looked after the children from Monday to Friday whilst we stayed at a lovely barn in Surrey. It was pure bliss, just wonderful to have some quiet time Read More →

Silent Sunday 19/10


I know it is ‘silent’ Sunday but I just wanted people to know this little chap above is our new Hearing Dogs puppy, as it is a charity I thought best to mention to give awareness of the charity.

Pre teen bedroom design


When I saw that Chestertons we’re running a competition to win £250 worth of Selfridges vouchers by designing a dream room, I knew whose room I would design! I ran off to Pinterest to get pinning my ideas to my mood board. T’s room is a small room, it need Read More →

Helpful checklist when publishing blog posts


This month I plan to get organised with my blog, I am currently making a physical folder full of useful information for blogging. I am making my own planners, tip sheets and checklists to insert into the folder. It will be a quick easy reference point for me to check Read More →

Curious conversions


When we moved to our new house we saw the potential of an extension, the problem we have is deciding what type of extension would be the best one for this house.  There is quite a few options but we’re not sure what one would be the best idea. In Read More →

Silent Sunday 12/10


Welcome to Hearing Dog puppy Berkley


Life has been a little busy the past few days, we returned from our holiday to Surrey with a new Hearing Dogs puppy! Meet Berkley (pronounced Barkley) He arrived on Friday and is such a sweet little chap, he is so gentle and has such a sweet nature. Please do Read More →

Stone noughts and crosses craft


When we were renovating our garden last year we came across a large number of stones, it looks like the previous owner had edged the garden in them so we needed to find some uses for them. I wanted to add a noughts and crosses game in the garden for Read More →