Ok, so you’ve moved into a new home and you’ve unpacked all but a few boxes (those destined to remain untouched in your garage until your next move). Now you’re ready to crack on with putting your stamp on the place. Or…. a phenomenon that happens to me all too regularly: your friend’s new place has just provoked some serious house envy, leading you to the conclusion [Read more…]
Having been in the new place for almost two years, I reckon it really is time that we got around to decorating our bedroom. The boys’ rooms were a priority when we moved in and in the first week before we even unpacked we’d done the full-scale pink to blue overhaul. Our bedroom however has been wholly untouched and remains thoroughly unresplendent [Read more…]
Is it too late to be talking about faux fur? Certainly not if you live in the UK. Spring bulbs may be breaking soil but Storm Henry battering our shores last week, Imogen close on his tail, leaves us in no doubt that we are still very much at the mercy of the worst of winter gales.
Living in a Victorian house is a privilege for which I am grateful most of the time. The down side though are the draughts. Ok, it’s been an exceptional spell of protracted and furious hurricanes, but I swear [Read more…]