The Walled Gardens, Holkham Hall

The Walled Gardens, Holkham Hall

We spent 2 weeks in North Norfolk this summer. One of the first places we visited was Holkham hall, It is a sprawling estate, an…

Dark Interiors

Dark Interiors

The evenings are drawing in and frankly this week the weather has been pants, rain, rain and more rain. A smart reminder that summer doesn’t…

Bathroom Storage Idea and Tips

Bathroom Storage Idea and Tips

Despite the school holidays being in full swing, I’ve found there are slow mornings, or long afternoons when my boy is occupied in another room…

Throwing a Friend out of a Plane

Throwing a Friend out of a Plane

There are things in life I don’t hold with, things like; keeping snakes, eating Marmite and jumping out of planes. I just don’t understand Snakes….they…

Dream Home

Dream Home

Having spent two weeks in Norfolk my current dream home is a flint cottage a short walk from the sea, holly hocks in the garden,…

North Norfolk

North Norfolk

crabbing small boy, big spaces. There is a strong possibility, that this post may not hang together very well. My head is on the empty…

Intentions August

Intentions August

After a slightly shaky start, we have found the holiday rhythm. August rolls in bringing slow-down, holiday time. July sped away, I had intentions, a…

Modern Garden Ideas

Modern Garden Ideas

One of the lovely things about coming home from being away for a couple of weeks is how much the garden has bloomed and grown….

Lego at Caerphilly Castle

Lego at Caerphilly Castle

Combine Lego and a castle and you have the ingredients for a perfect day out for most small boys. Yesterday, we took the bridge over…

How The Garden Grew

How The Garden Grew

There is so much about having a garden I had failed to appreciate. If you can call it a garden, for it is mostly a…