D.I.Y, Home Office, Living room

Ikea Kallax Hacks

If you look closely at this photo, you can just about make out the pile of baby toys that are currently hiding behind my sofa! I'm sure this pile of toys will only grow as my granddaughter gets older so I'm starting to think about storage solutions. When my own children were growing up, I… Continue reading Ikea Kallax Hacks

Bathroom, D.I.Y, renovation

What to consider when planning a shower room

If you read my New Year Goals, you will know that this year we move onto Phase 2 of our renovations - upstairs! The first job we are going to tackle is turning this into a shower room: (apologies for the bright light; it was a very sunny day!) So this was originally a small bedroom… Continue reading What to consider when planning a shower room

D.I.Y

How to (or how not to!) make your own candles.

It's no secret that I love candles and always have at least a couple burning in different rooms of the house. Recently, however, it has concerned me that the lovely smelly candles I like are not that good for you. If you want to find out more read this article. I've looked at natural beeswax candles,… Continue reading How to (or how not to!) make your own candles.