Turning My Current House into My Dream Home

We have lived in our current home for around nine years now, despite originally intending to stay here for five at the most. That’s just what happens isn’t it? The time flies, and suddenly you’re still living in the same place with an endless list of DIY jobs to do, and still thinking about your dream home. This house will…

Four Truly Personal Home Decor Ideas

Everyone likes their home to reflect their personality. It is the one place where they can truly be themselves, and not be governed by other people´s tastes. Modern print techniques, materials and manufacturing processes mean that decorating your home in a truly personal way is easier than it has ever been. Below is a quick round-up of simple and affordable…

The Copper Table Lamp | First Choice Lighting Review

Coppers and Rose Golds have been everywhere for a long time now, and the trend shows no sign of slowing down. I’m a big fan too – I think they are such pretty colours and work so well for interiors. First Choice Lighting asked me if I would like to choose one of their lamps to review, and it was…

How to Create a Comfortable Family Home

Not everybody can afford luxury in the home; however, everyone deserves comfort. It’s part of what makes a home a home – knowing that, no matter how tiring the day has been, you can come back, flop down on the sofa, and feel utterly at ease. It’s easier to achieve than you might think, and paying attention to comfort can…

8 Easy Ideas To Save Money Around Your Home

Being an adult is an expensive business, and whether you rent or own your home they can be so expensive to run and upkeep. I am always looking for easy ways to save money that don’t make things much more difficult but can save us a bit of money.   8 easy ideas for saving money around your home  Use…

Top Tips for Revamping Your Garden This Spring

Spring is finally on the way… we hope! We can all agree that we’re thoroughly fed up of winter now and need some sunshine back in our lives on a daily basis. To prepare for the summer sun, spring is the ideal time to revamp your garden and make sure it’s looking great for the long evenings drinking wine and…