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Luxurious finishing touches to make your house a home

Image Source Sometimes, when you’re decorating a room, it can feel as though you’ve got everything in place, but it just isn’t coming together. It can feel as though something is missing, or two-dimensional, even when you’ve got everything in that you could possibly want…

7 Unmissable tips you need to keep your home tidy (When you are a workaholic!)

It might not surprise you that we spend more time at work than we do at home. After all, our work life often takes over. And if you are so busy with work, it can be hard to find time to keep your haunts tidy. It means when you do…

Luxury Shopping Online this Black Friday

I have written before about how much I love online shopping. As a single Mum to two very small boys, and living rurally, it’s just perfect for me. It was especially brilliant a few days after I’d got home from hospital after having Alfie, and discovered…

A beautiful watch from JORD, and a giveaway

It really is time, now that the newborn fog is slightly lifting, to start to feel more human again and give myself a treat. And a wonderful way to give yourself a treat when none of your clothes really fit properly, and you really don’t need another bite…

Why lavender is actually magical…

  If you’ve read my ‘Introducing Alfie’  blog post then you’ll see that I was lucky enough to use aromatherapy during his birth, and the scent of lavender oil in the air, along with the sound of the water running into the birthing pool…

Guilt Free Treats

We all know that being a parent can be expensive. Of course, we want the best for our bundles of joy. The trouble is, there’s so much out there promising to make them happy. I find it’s hard to know when to stop. I’ve recently discovered the…

Time to unwind…

Being the parent of a toddler is an amazing job, rewarded by the best things in life, smiles, laughter and love. As well as this, it is also completely full on and pretty exhausting! I often hear parents say they look forward to nap times and bed times so they…

The Larmer Tree Vintage Brocante

Back in May, Frey and I were up very early one Sunday morning to get to the first (I believe) Vintage Brocante at the Larmer Tree gardens, we had such a lovely morning which I wrote about here. So I was so excited for the second fair, which took place…

The Blooms Box from Grace and Bloom

If you follow me on Instagram, then you’ll know that I have a bit of a thing for fresh cut flowers. I can’t get enough of them. This summer I’ve been gathering roses and wildflowers from the garden, buying posies from markets, drying rose…

Scorching Summer Giveaway

It’s the height of summer, what could be better than sitting under your sun shade, chilled drink in hand, relaxing and catching up on some blog reading? How about if you have £150 to spend on Amazon too? Sound good? Well I’ve joined in with a…