A few weeks ago I took part in a Radio Day, I have been meaning to tell you about it but something always gets in the way.
I was invited up to London by Bosch DIY as they had carried out a recent survey across the nation to discover where women stood [...]
A guest post by Moroccan Bazaar
As anyone who’s travelled in the Middle East and north Africa will know, the souks of cities like Marrakesh provide a shopping experience quite unlike anything you’ll find on European soil.
For the budding interior designer, browsing one of these dense and labyrinthine open-air markets is a [...]
This year’s BritMums Live also saw me invited to lunch hosted by HomeSense and asked to become a Sensologist. Well I’ve never had an ‘ology’ before so how could I refuse?
I was asked to complete the Facebook app to discover which sense I used when decorating my home, I hope you had a [...]
When we first viewed the house it was obvious where we would need to spend time and money to make the place reflect us as a family, we bought on the understanding that one day my husband would allow me to knock down walls and move the kitchen allowing a beautiful view onto [...]
My challenge was to makeover a room in the house with only £50, could it be done and to what effect?
Money Supermarket who everyone has heard of came up with the Home Improvement hero to demonstrate to the nation that you don’t have to spend a fortune to change the look and feel [...]
Ever since the clocks turned to summer time back in March our girls have been waking early – too early. We’re all light sleepers as it is but 6 am – really?
Their bedroom also faces west and so on hot sunny days their bedroom becomes a furnace making it difficult for them to [...]
Back in October when I realised I was spending best part of my day sat at the computer and it was in fact becoming a job – a paid job at that. I decided it was time to carve out for myself a little space to keep all my work bits in one place.
Do you sit back and think about the state of your house, garden, life at the beginning of a new year? Do you wonder what you can do and can’t do?
I certainly do and although money will be pretty tight this year thanks to our wedding in March we still will do a [...]
Right peeps, in it to win it and all that I have BIG plans for some home renovation. I had them the moment I laid eyes on this house. In fact I even said to the Mr, I’m only buying if we can do this, this and this. He said ok and although [...]
I have this thing where as I am coming to completion of redecorating one room I turn my mind to starting the next and I get ideas, loads of them and start getting really excited.
Drawbacks of this burst of enthusiasm are a steady slowdown on the actual room I’m working on coming to [...]