In the UK, Winter is always a bit of a conundrum. Will it snow? Will it just be horrible and grey and wet? Will we have to spend hours defrosting our cars or will we need wellies to wade through puddles to get to the car? But no matter what the weather, you can pretty […]
It’s really funny how we feel about our house and gardens. So many people are very particular about their houses and will spend a lot of time and effort on sprucing them up and making the house look absolutely beautiful. Many more employ cleaners, even if for only a few hours a week, and particularly […]
It seems to me that we have moved house FAR too often in the last few years. We moved from Harlow to St Albans for work. Then from St Albans to Sleaford in Lincolnshire, again for work. And finally we have moved into our very own house in Grantham, Lincolnshire – and I’m NOT planning […]
Many many moons ago I absolutely LOVED to write. I’d spend hours and hours writing letters to friends over the long Summer holidays – copying articles from magazines I thought they like to read, making up poems and filling them in with every little detail about my life. Looking back it seems so so long […]
After a very, very, VERY long 7 months, I am delighted to announce that we are finally in our new house! After one failed hour purchase and a lot of driving around the county, we have found our dream house and are in. Part of me had thought that buying the house would be the […]
In a matter of weeks we’ll be finally moving into our first owned home as a family. When we were initially searching for our dream house, we had a list as long as our arms as to what we wanted. Garage, garden, off road parking, 4 bedrooms, downstairs cloakroom and so on. So why didn’t […]
Tis the season for BBQs and outdoor birthday parties. Pack away the tablecloths and get out the picnic blankets, it’s time to make the most of the great outdoors for your next kids birthday party.
We all know we need more water – BUT – did you know it can make you feel like a goddess?? (Possibly!).