House to Home

See the progress we’re making transforming our 1970s house into a home. When we bought it, it was a sea of yellow and brown, with horrible carpets and wallpaper, and it smelled of dog.

Baby scan art idea: cute or creepy? You decide!

I’ve had a little plan to use my baby scan pictures for a while now, and I finally got around to making it! I found…

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Five things I love right now: April (just!)

1. Copper. I found this gorgeous light shade in ASDA, of all places, and had to have it for our office. It was only £20, though…

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REVIEW: Cute Typography Banner: Happiness is Homemade

I’ve always had a love of typography and inspirational phrases, so when my friend tagged me in a Facebook post from Really Really I was excited…

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We're ready for Red Nose Day



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Easy peasy dining room ‘art gallery’

One day, I’d like our kitchen/diner to be elegant and sophisticated, a bit like these pictures I found on Pinterest. But for now, I just need it…

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Valentine’s treats

Happy Valentine’s Day! We’re not normally huge celebrators of this ‘day of love’ as we don’t really think you need a designated day to say…

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Baby's breath

I just love gypsophila, so pretty.

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Cooking on gas… I wish

How on earth do people manage to cook on electric hobs?! The hideous oven/hob combo that came with our house has been the cause of…

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We've been home five minutes…

Looks like I’ll be going back to IKEA to get another trolley!

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My DIY helper and my new trolley

My RASKOG trolley from IKEA is finished, with a little help from Thea. I love how it complements my Ben di Lisi polar bear magazine rack (just…

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IKEA treat

I’m excited to put this together this morning 💕 I’m going to keep my crafty bits in it.

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A Day In Our Life

This morning, like every morning, was a complete battle of wills. Firstly, the will to wake up completely left me, after getting up about four…

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Glass half full

Every time we give Thea a drink, it ends up somewhere inappropriate. On the floor, spilled over the table, into her food, over the sofa……

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How To Save Water (and Money) for Free!

We recently had a free visit from Anglian Water, to show us how to save water. I do worry about how much we use, when I…

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