At Home Allergy Testing

Ad – this article was written by me in partnership with a brand. Allergies are worrying aren’t they?  Especially as a parent as you won’t know your child is allergic to something until they have a reaction, which will be sudden, scary for you and frightening for them. Adults can develop allergies too, even to things they have had no…

3 home improvements we’re making to improve our energy rating

This is a collaborative post written by me, in partnership with a brand/company. We moved in to our new house at the end of April and although it doesn’t have a terrible energy rating it could be better. Currently the energy rating is D but we would like to get it to C, at least. Being a terraced house built…

Scrapbook Loves April & May 21

I can’t work out if the past two months have dragged or flown by, feels like a bit of both! My last blog post was before we moved house, and I continued to have a break from everything, more or less till we were a bit more up to date with things like unpacking, settling in at new school and…

Scrapbook Loves Feb & March 2021

It’s another two-month favourites post from me. Life is so hectic at the moment that my blog has taken a back seat whilst we sort the move, work and moving schools, plus kids learning at home and then the Easter holidays. Anyway, here we are, a little run down of what I’ve been loving recently. What I read in February…

Jewellery with Meaning from Muru London.

Items featured were gifted in exchange for a review.   When I was little one of my favourite activities was going through my Mum’s jewellery boxes. There was something so exciting about seeing what was hiding inside and hearing the story behind each piece. I loved trying things on, touching the shapes and gems, and then carefully replacing each ring or…

Work from Home – Finding the Ideal Space

This is a collaborative post. As we’re finally moving into our new house next month I’ve been thinking a lot about how to make the best use of our space to meet all our individual needs. Currently we’re in a flat and although we are lucky enough to have two reception rooms so that we can have a desk set…

mothers day gifts from Moonpig

Beautiful Gifts from Moonpig

This post contains items sent to be featured in collaboration with Moonpig.com. Mother’s Day is a day to celebrate mums, grans, mother figures and any other female role models in our lives. Of course, there’s no reason we shouldn’t celebrate, thank and appreciate our mum’s every day, but it’s nice to make sure we’re extra appreciative on Mother’s day, especially…

Why we love to use Smart Bulbs at home

This is a collaborative post. Are you thinking about doing a home renovation project that involves changing your light fixtures? Or maybe just changing the mood of some rooms. Smart bulbs are the ideal solution, they come in different fittings so they can be used in almost any light fixture around the home easily. Smart bulbs are not like regular LED…

A one-stop present shop – Wicked Uncle

This is a sponsored post. Wicked Uncle makes gift browsing, picking and sending a breeze.  Not just for uncles by the way, aunts, grandparents, friends and family, anyone buying a gift who needs to find the perfect present. Whether you need a gift for a brand new baby or a birthday present for a five year old boy they’ve got…

4 Hassle-Free and Inexpensive Home Makeover Ideas

This is a collaborative post.  Do you want to freshen up your house? Even if you’re happy with the current arrangement and décor there are probably areas you’d like to give a little more love. The dining room might always be a bit messy, or you no longer like the way your bathroom looks.  Whether it’s decluttering or adding some…

This Lockdown Life

This time last year I was heading back from America, where Sam and I spent 5 glorious child free days in New York, our first kid free holiday ever. And boy have we made up for it by spending the next 365 days with our kids 24/7 practically, bar the time when they were actually at school which wasn’t much…

Tips For A Successful Home Renovation

This is a collaborative post.  Your home is a special and unique place for you and your family to spend time in and live. If you like where you live and don’t care to leave, you may consider choosing to follow through with a home renovation instead of moving. It’s a big undertaking and project to dive into, so you want…