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Learning How To Arrange Flowers Online with Flowerstart

When was the last time you did something for yourself? Something that requires time and commitment, just for your own pleasure or sense of achievement? My evenings are mainly spent working, doing housework, planning a new kitchen, or doing bits on my blog. But I am determined to do something about that. I’m learning how to arrange flowers! A Pretty New Hobby: How To Arrange Flowers I’ve always loved flowers, and did a day course in flower arranging when I was pregnant with Ava.  ...

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Ava, Beauty Boosts, House to Home, Things I Love

My Favourite Five for April: Desert Essence, Dining Chairs & Blooms

April has flown by, hasn’t it? We have been really busy with the Easter holidays and work, but we have been able to enjoy the garden in the sunny days in between the crazy storms. We’ve enjoyed a weekend away with extended family, where Ava and Thea got to play with my cousins’ lovely kids whilst we caught up with the grown ups. We also had a fun day out in Tring, where we went to the Natural History Museum (blog post to come soon) and Pizza Express afterwards. Here are a  ...

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Beauty Boosts, House to Home, Things I Love

Five things I love right now: June

1. Tropical prints. This juicy watermelon print  is on my new glass worktop protector. I have read using a smooth glass surface for paper cutting is better than using the self-healing cutting mats. At only £2.99 from Dunelm I thought I could afford to try it out! If not, it will still look great in my kitchen. I picked it up in store but when I just searched for the link, I saw they do all sorts of matching accessories… dangerous! 2. Flamingo glasses. My obsession with these kitsch  ...

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