• Bathroom Renovations

    Over the last few weeks I have had my head buried beneath project plans for …

  • My Tips for Keeping on Top

    I frequently get asked “how do you stay on top of things and manage all …

  • Menu & Recipes – The 3 Key Days of Christmas

    I’ve thrown myself into Christmas food prep this weekend and I’ve got to …

  • Last Minute Christmas To-dos

    Are you all set for the big day? With less than one week to go …

  • A momentous day!

    A momentous day!

    Evening all, It’s been a while since my last post (18 days in fact) and this is solely because very little has happen during this time. Thankfully, we rectified the issue that was our incorrect plans and were able to proceed…

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    Good news, we are back on track!

    Good news, we are back on track!

    Thankfully we have found a solution to our structural dilemma. Our engineer has confirmed that the external leaf of the new cavity walls for bedroom 3 can be supported on 10mm steel plates. Beams D1 and D2 are to be…

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    Utter Dismay

    Utter Dismay

    We have suddenly found ourselves in a position that we really do not want to be in. Our plans are incorrect. On Saturday, as our builder measured up for the new steels, he realised that there was an issue with…

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    Week 2

    Week 2

    Things are starting to get a little scary…! Windows have come out, walls have come down, supports to hold the house up have gone in and foundations are starting to be dug out. Despite the progress, we have unfortunately come…

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    Week 1

    Week 1

    Wow, demolition is quick! It’s only been a week since the builders came on site but jeez, a lot has happened in that time! On Monday we could hardly step foot into the house because it was full of rubble –…

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