three easy ways to capture the iconic …

As a former hoarder, it’s always hard not to fill up shelves with ceramics or squash in one more piece of furniture – so when…

great spots to visit: petersfield

The Blacksmith’s Daughter If you love your plants and flowers, any trip to Petersfield needs to include a visit to The Blacksmith’s Daughter. Tucked away…

five essentials for a heavenly bedroom

Image courtesy of Modern Rugs We swapped rooms with the kiddos last year, and it’s taken me ages to get round to actually doing anything…

gardening with kids: five top tips

The weather here today is awful, but it’s supposed to pick up over the weekend, so I’m planning to spend the whole time at home…

weekend in pictures: sunshine and DIY

I haven’t done one of these posts in absolutely ages, so last weekend I grabbed my camera and took a few pictures. Here’s what we…

top kidswear picks for spring

It’s no secret that I’m a real spring and summer lover – I hate, hate, HATE the winter months, and spend the whole time hibernating…

glasses for kids: my top tips

Although my two love books and reading, what they really like to do is run, climb and jump – like most children, they’re never happier…