Living room

Choosing a new rug – trials and tribulations

If you follow me on Instagram then you will no  doubt know that I have been searching for a rug for my living room for what feels like forever! Part of the problem is that the room is long and thin with a fireplace in the centre but a door opposite this so it makes… Continue reading Choosing a new rug – trials and tribulations

Decor, Living room, shopping

New Print Store

I'm always on the look out for new prints for my walls, so was delighted to find a brand new store on Instagram, with a fantastic and ever growing range of prints. Here's just a few of their range: D'Luxe Prints Owner of D'Luxe Prints, D'Onne, is 35 and lives in Reading with her fiancé… Continue reading New Print Store

Bathroom

Bathroom renovations begin!

Please excuse the lack of pretty pictures in this post, but I needed to document this stage of our bathroom renovation as a reminder to my hubby of how long it's been going on!   So in my mind's eye, this is what I'm hoping my bathroom will look like, but in reality I know… Continue reading Bathroom renovations begin!

Decor, Kitchen

Gallery walls – love them or hate them?

I've always loved gallery walls, but have never actually got round to finishing one! I know they've been around for years now, so  to check what my followers think of them, I did a little poll on Instagram! I'd say that shows they are still popular, which is a relief as I've been collecting my… Continue reading Gallery walls – love them or hate them?

shopping

Supporting Small Businesses – Wildfox Home

Every now and then I stumble across a small business that I love, sometimes a shop I've visited,  like TheCastle or sometimes a shop I find on Instagram. Wildfox Home is one of my all time favourite Instagram finds! It's easy to get caught up in the mass produced cheap finds available on the high street, and there's nothing really… Continue reading Supporting Small Businesses – Wildfox Home

Bedroom, Guest bedroom

Guest room mini makeover on a budget

If you have been reading my posts for a while, you will know that I'm very impatient! You will also know that we have now renovated all the downstairs rooms in our house, and will starting upstairs very soon! Eek, exciting! Well, I've got a little bored of waiting so was looking for a quick… Continue reading Guest room mini makeover on a budget

Cleaning

Dyson V8 cordless vacuum cleaner

I know it's really sad to be excited about a vacuum cleaner, but I love this one so much, I just had to share! Ive had about four different types of Dyson cleaner and loved them all but the one thing I found frustrating about them was cleaning the stairs! Struggling to carry the cleaner… Continue reading Dyson V8 cordless vacuum cleaner