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.

If only this were true…

Not the accident part, obviously. The four grand.

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My picture in the Huffington Post

I’m very excited to see that a picture from my Instagram feed with the hashtag #WomenIRL has appeared in the Huffington Post! This is the…

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Downstairs Cloakroom Makeover: From Drab To Fab

I thought it was about time I posted some pictures of our home. Most of it is in a semi-finished state. But we have almost…

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Experiments with crayons

This morning I discovered that Ava had drawn on her sheet and bed with green crayon. “I wanted to see if it worked on the…

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Ten things I love right now: January

1. Mug cakes.  A cake in minutes? Genius. All you need is a microwave, a mug, and ingredients.  So bad for you, but oh-so-good on a cold…

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New year… same me (but hopefully a bit more organised!)

I am starting 2015 with the (probably vain) hope of BEING MORE ORGANISED. Sometimes I think people may think we have been burgled, when they…

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