Renovating Our Victorian Home – It’s all About the Floors Right Now

Renovating our Victorian Home We’re slowly renovating our Victorian home to a ‘new’ glory. We have revamped the kitchen, keeping the original cupboards and layouts, preserving space for an AGA…

How To Transform a Kitchen With 3 Tins of Paint and a Scaffold Board

Transforming our Kitchen – If it aint broke, don’t fix it! When we moved into our lovely Victorian home five years ago, we moved into a home that had just been…

How to Entertain Your Kids in The Holidays – 5 Top Ways to Have Fun and Avoid Screen …

Even if you don’t have suitcases in the boot and packed out with buckets and spades  as you head to somewhere fabulous – you can still have a wonderful break, heaps…

A Perfect Family Holiday? It’s Not All About the Budget.

Is there such a thing as the perfect family holiday? Before I start, I’m going to say it loud and clear. I’m not sure any family holiday is ever perfect.…

Getting Your Garden Ready for the Summer on a Budget!

Spring is finally here, and it’s the perfect time to start getting your garden back in tip-top shape. I wrote here about my passion for fresh flowers, but another reason why…

9 Tried And Tested Ways to Cope With Stress and Panic

Goodbye week.  A week full of stress. I’m glad to see the back of you. This week has been pretty dreadful. A series of snow days, whilst full of wonder…

A Week in The Life Of The Wild Tribe – Bring Me Sunshine. Bring me Gin.

Please Lord – someone send me Gin “Whose bloody stupid idea was it to get a dog?” “Who on God’s earth thought this was a brilliant idea, huh, huh?” Nobody…