• Last of the Summer Recipes

    My go-to recipe books and the foods I enjoy cooking in my own home. No …

  • 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 …

  • 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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    New tender specs(!)
    Beginning

    New tender specs(!)

    A package of joy was waiting for me on my doorstep today – the new and revised tender specifications and plans from our architects (yeah!). I know I shouldn’t get so excited by this, but it’s been a long time…

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    Natural stone vs porcelain
    Interiors

    Natural stone vs porcelain

    I have suddenly, albeit slightly unexpectedly, reached the stage where I need to choose my floor tiles for the kitchen/open plan living space. I must stress that this is an unexpected milestone right now, as in my mind this is something I should…

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    Patterned tiles
    Interiors

    Patterned tiles

    Sometimes I get fixated on a detail and then I see it over and over and then I become obsessed with finding the perfect example, all the while dreaming about how I have to have it in my life somehow.…

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    DIY chicken house and run
    Beginning

    DIY chicken house and run

    With the build project drawing closer we need to tackle the issue that is our rodent damaged chicken house. Our five lovely ladies currently live at the bottom of the garden in an old shed and a self contained area,…

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