Merry Christmas, Everyone

This year I decided to scale back Christmas massively – last year, I spent a ridiculously large amount of time working on blog posts and…

The Wise House

Although I’ve vowed not to enter Christmas-territory until the 1st December, I’ve made a few exceptions; firstly, the gourds have started looking a bit sad, so…

Embracing Simplicity

It’s no secret that I’ve been seriously bitten by the decluttering bug lately; anyone who is friends with me on Facebook will have been inundated…

An Autumn and Winter Reading List

Like most people, I tend to read waaaaay more in autumn and winter than I do in summer; in the warmer months I always like…

Top Tips for Renovating a Rented House

We’re renters, and the thing is, short of a lottery win or a distant rich relative, we’re probably going to be renters for life. We’re…

Lovely Lewes

A while ago (quite a long while ago, to be honest – I’ve not blogged for a month, and it was quite a long time…

read: paper home

I follow quite a few crafters on Instagram and in the blog world, and while most of them tend to be the woolly variety (I…