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…

5 Easy Meals to Cook with your Family

5 Easy Meals to Cook with your Family

Nothing can bring a family together quite like dinner time. You can make those bonds even stronger by encouraging the whole family to help prepare…

A Small Tour of the New House

A Small Tour of the New House

Indulge me here, please. This has been a long time coming. We put the house in the North on the market in Spring 2012 but…

The Boxes are Back

The Boxes are Back

At 3 am my mind is in over-drive, boxes and the logistics of moving occupy my thoughts and the eternal question; how did we end…