10 Outdoor Living and Garden Ideas for Autumn

That mini heatwave fooled us all didn’t it? We had started to think about packing away our garden furniture, locking away all our outdoor cushions…

Dulux is 90! How Colour Trends Have Changed Over the Decades. Part 1

Can you believe that Dulux has been around for 90 years? That’s 9 decades of providing gloriously colourful paint for our homes, helping us to…

Our Exciting Family Bathroom Plans

Sponsored post – I will be working with Burlington to update our family bathroom Why are family bathrooms more difficult than kitchens to plan? When…

Metal Lockers – 10 Reasons Why Every Home Should Have a Fabulous Mustard Made …

A Featured Partner Post I had a metal locker in the latter stages of High School and it really made me feel grown up! We…

How to Use Green in Interior Design for a Calm Home

You cannot go wrong with using green in your home and I will challenge anyone to a duel who says otherwise! The thing is, take…

How to Create a Pallet Table for your Garden

We love our pallet table and it gets used all the time in our garden. Last year, when we were in lockdown and basically everyone…

Panelling a Wall – An Easy Guide

Ok, I know you’re all taking a huge deep breath and thinking, really Mel? Another blog post about panelling a wall? You are so 2019!…

How to Transform Built-In Wardrobes for a Modern Look

I have a confession to make, I’ve never been a fan of built-in wardrobes and when we moved into our new house, my first thoughts…

How to Set Up an Outdoor Cinema

If you rewound my life back just a short 2 years ago, I would have been blissfully unaware that outdoor cinemas in people’s gardens were…

Homewares for Under £50 from my Favourite Online Stores

I’ll admit, I’ve never really been one to read blog posts with the bloggers favourite current homewares. Believe it or not, I have never been…

Colourful Ideas for a Boys’ Bedroom – My Son’s Bedroom Makeover.

I find boys’ bedrooms so hard to design and I probably spend the most time trying to come up with ideas for my Son’s bedroom…

5 Fun Garden Party Ideas for the Summer

It is no secret that I like a good garden party and if I can create a theme, even better! My daughter’s birthday is at…

30 Under £30 Fabulous Garden Accessories for Spring

Last week saw us all unpacking the garden furniture, dusting down the BBQ and dragging our outdoor rugs, cushions and other fancy garden accessories back…