A Space of My Own

A Space of My Own

In the old house in the North, I had a desk in the attic, a quiet space all for me, away from the rest of…

Boy’s Bedroom Makeover

Boy’s Bedroom Makeover

Lists, I am a woman who lives by lists. Top of my list when we moved was a makeover for my son’s room. He left…

Weekend Day Trip to London

Weekend Day Trip to London

When the days get colder my inclination is not to leave the house. Having had a succession of weekends heavily featuring pyjamas days, I thought…

Almost Christmas

Almost Christmas

Christmas is a mere month away, and Christmas is absolutely about extra indulgences and treats, a slice of luxury. Harrods is utterly synonymous with luxury,…

Me & him

Me & him

Ten years ago, this weekend, I flew to the South of France with a group of people to celebrate a friend’s 30th birthday. We stayed…

#happynovemberproject

#happynovemberproject

A new library book, a cup of tea and fondant fancy. I ate the fondant fancy because Sarah, aka Mostly Yummy kept posting photos of…

On the shelf

On the shelf

Shelves, this week I have been slightly obsessed with shelves. I love my books, although I completely accept most of them I will never be…

Review: Dyson DC59

Review: Dyson DC59

Am I right person to review a vacuum cleaner? Vacuuming is pretty low on my list of things that interest me. My mother used to…

Settling

Settling

October half term has been about settling, re-arranging things hastily put away, moving boxes around to make more space. Mostly, half term has been about…