Getting Ready for Winter

I can’t actually believe that is the subject line of a post when we haven’t even had a proper summer yet so far, but in…

Monday Catch Up #4

And so this week finishes with the longest day of the year which in true British summer style feels more like autumn, we are going…

Baking: Caramel Ripple Brownies

Do you ever pick up those recipe cards at the supermarket? I always grab them and then they sit on my shelf in the kitchen,…

Planning a Kitchen

The other night I was lying in bed waiting for Pete to come home and I started looking on Pinterest. Ah, Pinterest. The drain of…

My Pilates Progress

Image courtesy of Pinterest Before I get on my soapbox and start preaching about how amazing my life is now that I’ve started Pilates, three…

Monday Catch Up #3

Thankfully after the craziness of last week, this week has been so much calmer and more peaceful which I’m so grateful for. A bit of…

Recreating a period hallway

Part of the joy for me in owning a period home is the possibility you have to try and enhance some period features or recreate…