• One of the things I decided to do this year was read more books. Last …
  • The children’s rooms are my favourite in the house, as they can be as …
  • Hello! Here are five things to do in January… And my second regular Friday post, …
  • Hello! How was your Christmas? Happy New Year! Are your decorations still hanging on or …
  • Garden love; making hearts out of nature

    I’ve been loving – no pun intended – all the Valentine’s inspired ideas on Pinterest and wanted to do something along that theme with Eliza. However,…

    Ten tips for moving house with toddlers

    Need some tips on moving house with toddlers? How do you survive a house move when you have small children? And what are some good…

    Why you need a Soda Stream in your adult life

    What did you want as a child that you were never allowed to have? A quick straw poll of my friends brings up suggestions such…

    Strange things in our house #1: the red fireplace

    Our new house is full of weird and wonderful things. The previous owner was a carpenter; in every place he could build some sort of…

    On the wall: Ingela P. Arrhenius prints from Archie’s Boutique

    One of my favourite things about the new house is Eliza’s room, as there’s so much scope to do a whole load of fun things…

    Failing at January

    I think I might already be failing at January. While I’m sure I should feel energised and revitalised and full of joy about the start of…

    Grand designs; our new year, new house renovation project

    When I was very young, my parents decided to design and build two of our childhood homes from scratch. For an IT consultant and part…