Interiors and home

interiors and home inspiration and ideas
relocating we moved 150 miles from the North to the South West

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…

Bathroom Wish List

Bathroom Wish List

The bathroom is currently top of my house wish list, my current focus of attention. The walls are white, which I’ve come to like and…

Project Garden Update

Project Garden Update

The only plant salvaged from the small scrap of ivy choked earth inherited with the house, turned out to be a Linaria Pupurea or Purple…

Home inspiration – the sofa

Home inspiration – the sofa

The walls of our living room are grey, a Farrow and Ball grey called Elephant’s Breath. Our walls are painted in the hue of an…

The house; 6 months on

The house; 6 months on

When I reflected on the last six months, from the original house tour, although there seems to be a never-ending list of things to do,…

Project Garden

Project Garden

At weekend, we gained some bricks, we spotted them as we passed a skip. After knocking on a couple of doors, to get permission, we…

Room tour; a gathering space

Room tour; a gathering space

The main intention this month was to get the back room of the house finished. Did we achieve it? Almost. It is now a functioning…

Just add milk

Just add milk

Tea anywhere else in the world never tastes the same, actually having said that I did have good cups of tea in New Zealand. I…

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…