Sometimes houses start to show their age despite the best care and attention lavished on them. When this does happen you are faced with the lengthy, costly and frustrating task of having the walls stripped down and fresh plaster applied – along with the attendant mess and inconvenience of trying to live while builders invade your home and your life for months at a time.Read More »How to Decorate your Bathroom with Wall Panels in No Time!
A selection of sustainable lifestyle posts covering eco-conscious living, green products for the home and sustainable living.
When you are looking to purchase a new home, it can be difficult to choose which one is right for you and your family – especially if you have young children. Often, looking for a new home is one of the most stressful experiences many couples go through.Read More »Choosing the right home for you
One of the main reasons for us moving from our old house to our new one was to drastically reduce our overheads and household bills. The old house was amazing! It was big. It was old and it had tons of character. We lived there for just over 2 years and we made some great memories.Read More »How we cut our household bills by over half!
I have so many ideas running through my head of how I want to decorate our new house. Sometimes it takes me ages to get to sleep at night because I can’t stop thinking about it (sad I know!) As the other half would say “If that was all I had to worry about in life…”
If you follow this blog regularly you will know that we have recently bought a brand new house. I’ve had great fun so far coming up with decorating themes for each of the rooms.
With Christmas just around the corner, now is the perfect time to drink up everything this season has to offer. From decorating the house in red and gold to picking out a few select gifts for friends and family, make the most of this Christmas.Read More »Getting into the Christmas spirit
With the holiday season approaching, you are probably already looking for the perfect gifts. Whilst many ideas come to mind, finding the right gifts can be a challenge. So, why not think outside the box, and look for presents that keeps on giving. The following are eight types of gifts that adults and children will enjoy for months (and years) to come.Read More »Gifts that Keep on Giving for this Holiday Season
We have recently taken part in the Walton’s Playhouse Make It Your Own Challenge along with 4 other parent bloggers.
We were tasked with constructing and decorating our new playhouses but we had to get our thrifty heads on. The idea was to try and use recycling and up-cycling of items around the house. We were allowed to spend up to £50.Read More »The Walton’s Playhouse Project: Make it Your Own
When it comes to puppies, what’s not to love? With their gorgeous balls of fur, big eyes and oversized paws that yearn to be cuddled, what more could you want in a pet?
Bringing a puppy into your family’s life can be hugely rewarding experience for everyone involved; however, with all the different breeds available how do you pick the right one? To help you choose your new puppy here are four amazing family friendly breeds to consider.Read More »4 Amazing Family Breeds