What We Have Been Watching Lately

Our house is a busy old house. What with working from home, home-schooling and the kids being home 24/7, I’m sure you can relate that when I say that my husband and I could crush a grape when it’s the kids bedtime, is an understatement! We really look forward to ‘our time’ and that consists of having something nice to eat followed by binge-watching our current favourite series. If you are anything like us after you finish a box set,… View Post

Romantic Getaways For Couples

One thing I wish my husband and I did more of prior to settling down, is travel. There are so many beautiful places around the world to see. Don’t get me wrong, having our little family doesn’t change a thing and as the boys get a little older, the further we will be able to venture. But we didn’t have a honeymoon as such after we married. We were already expecting our first child, and having just moved into our… View Post

Monday Morning Blog Club 13/8/17

Hi everyone and welcome to this week’s #MMBC. How was your weekend? I was really thankful for all the rain we had, at least it has cooled things down now a little. We had the laziest pj day yesterday which was really nice but back to it today! I also have my appointment this week which will tell me if the sarcoidosis has resurfaced. I’m really hoping it hasn’t, but will have to wait and see.   Feature Of The… View Post

Things To Do In The Garden In August With Hozelock

I really can’t believe we are in August already! It doesn’t seem all that long ago that I was writing out my previous post of jobs in the garden. Time is just flying by. I spend most of my spare time (when I get some) out in the garden and there is always something to keep me busy. Here is a list of useful to-dos for this month.   Tidy Up Deadhead bedding plants to ensure they continue to bloom… View Post

Summer Scents From Bolsius Candles And Giveaway

If there’s one thing that you can’t have enough of, that’s candles! I love candles. They are perfect for filling the home with my favourite smells throughout the summer and nice to see flickering away on the fireplace come the colder winter evenings. I don’t need any excuse to buy a candle and now that I have recently discovered the fab new summer ranges of Bolsius candles, garden citronella and holiday dreams. I think I may have to add even… View Post

Bathroom Renovation – The Finishing Touches With Matalan

If you have popped by recently then you will have seen our recent bathroom renovation. We are doing up our little cottage room by room and it’s finally starting to transform into our little dream home. This week we have been adding the Matalan bathroom accessories to finish off the look.   Adding The Finishing Touches To Our Bathroom Renovation With the bathroom being so small, there isn’t any space for my towels so I thought the best solution was… View Post