• The 3 Peaks Challenge

    On Friday 5th July I set out, alongside my husband Matt and our respective Fathers, …

  • Kid-Inspired, Dream Kitchen

    I cannot tell you how excited I was when faced with the prospect of having …

  • Our Home is so Important

    I get asked a lot – “what do you do?”, “what is an Instagrammer/blogger?”, “why …

  • ‘Come Dine with Les’ – A surprise 60th dinner party for my Mum

    You must all know by now that I like to host a party… especially a …

  • Saving our pond life
    Beginning

    Saving our pond life

    Among the many things that need to be done in our build project, one of them is to remove the existing ponds that sit within the decking. Not only is this because the house is moving further out and the…

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    Wish list: May
    Interiors

    Wish list: May

    Welcome to May’s wish list which centres around stand-out features within the home. High on my list this month is 1) Exposed brickwork. I love how incorporating exposed brick brings character and raw charm into an interior space. It mixes up the old and new and provides a…

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    Roots up and on the move
    Beginning

    Roots up and on the move

    Today we took advantage of the good weather and spent the day in the garden up-rooting our existing plants and moving them to other parts of the garden. We have some beautiful plants surrounding the decking and in the border…

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    The Plans
    Beginning

    The Plans

    It has suddenly dawned on me that I haven’t actually shared my architect’s drawings with you all! So, I only thought it right to do this now before works get underway. But before I do, a little update for you all, as…

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    DIY wall mounted antlers
    Interiors

    DIY wall mounted antlers

    This has been on a wish list of mine for almost 9 years! It dates back to 2007 when Matt and I miraculously found a fully in tact stag’s skull with 11-point antlers on the Scottish mountains. It was such an incredible find…

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