Christmas, Decor, Decorating, Dining Room, renovation

Oh Christmas Tree, Oh Christmas Tree

Silly me! Here was I thinking I would be able to put up my decorations and show you some twinkle! Instead this is what I'm faced with: When we got up on Sunday morning, hubby decided it was a good idea to start on the dining room revamp. Now I know I shouldn't complain, because… Continue reading Oh Christmas Tree, Oh Christmas Tree

Decor, Decorating, Fireplace, Home Office, Living room

All White Walls

As soon as we decided to completely renovate the whole house, I knew that I wanted to paint all of the walls white. Friends and family all questioned this decision, it will look cold, it's not very homely, it will be dirty in no time, were their comments. I think it came about because I… Continue reading All White Walls


Valentine’s Mantel

This is my first dabble at decorating for a theme or holiday. As an ex-primary school teacher, I'm used to decorating classrooms but have never had the time to decorate at home, instead just collapsing in a heap of exhaustion as any holiday approached! I didn't want to go overboard, just a gentle nod to… Continue reading Valentine’s Mantel