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A Simple and Stress-Free Guide to Putting Up Wallpaper

A simple and easy guide to putting up wallpaper in your home. How to prepare, what tools you will need, how to deal with tricky areas like plug sockets and corners and what wallpaper to choose.

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10 Ways to Transform Your Garden on a Budget

Recently, we’ve spent a lot more time in the garden and have started to transform it on a budget. I’ve never been much of a…

How to Come Up with Engaging Content on Social Media

A couple of weeks ago I published a blog post on why it was so important to become a brand on social media. So, you’ve got your name and niche ready to go but you hit the biggest stumbling block, what on earth do I keep posting and talking about? You look back on your photo album on your phone but all you can see is pictures of your cat/family/contents of your kid’s nose (is it just my kids that take photos of their nostrils?? 😊)…

Pinterest for Beginners – How to Get More Traffic to Your Social Media

If you are a blogger or small business owner, the best way to get traffic to your blog or website is undoubtedly Pinterest. In this blog post, I teach Pinterest for beginners, how to get started and what’s important.

How To Paint Your Bath and Give Your Bathroom the Wow Factor

A bit like kitchens, bathrooms can be extremely pricey to update or completely renovate. When we renovated our house, we completely gutted our bathroom and started again as the bath was leaking, there were holes in the walls to the point that you could see through to outside world and a lot of the tiles were either chipped or falling off…

Introducing the Whimsically Wonderful Wilderie Collection by Emma J Shipley

I have been an admirer of Emma’s wonderfully colourful, whimsical and nature inspired prints for a while now. I was first introduced to Emma’s work when I was gifted an amazing Kruger fabric chair in pink which sits proudly in my office and always receives a lot of compliments and her new Wilderie Collection is no exception…

Review: Samsung American Fridge Freezer RS8000 and a Busy Family Life

Are your children like mine with an insatiable appetite and their heads always in the fridge? The Samsung RS8000 is the perfect fridge for a busy family life.

Colour Trends – Pink and Green Should Always Be Seen

I was never a massive pink fan (the colour, not rock star 😊), I never really wore it or had it in my home. Green, however, has always been one of my favourite colours as it made me feel connected to nature and the outside world and wherever I have lived, I have always had at least one potted plant to break up the magnolia…

How To Put Up a Creative Gallery Wall For Your Home

In my 20s, the only gallery walls I had the pleasure of seeing would be in The National Gallery or the collection of postcards my Mum used to stick to the fridge. The only “art” I would possess would be a print from Athena which would be sellotaped to the wall…

Social Media and How To Create Stunning Images to Gain Followers

Last week I had the pleasure of attending a Photography and Styling Workshop with the Photographer extraordinaire, Cathy Pyle and the lovely Interior Designer and stylist, Kay Prestney. Instagram is such a visual tool, it is so important to create showstopping images for social media to gain followers

The Decorated Ceiling – Fabulous Trends to Try in 2020

Last year we started seeing the trend of painting the ceiling appear (apologies if you are way ahead of the game and painted your ceiling years ago. You trend setter you!) and I wasn’t sure it was something I could get on board with…

How to Become a Brand on Social Media and Why it’s …

Instagram is the biggie isn’t it? Becoming an influencer (yes, we ALL hate this term) is slowly becoming a full-time employment choice, but it gets a lot of bad press. Why do people want to be influencers? Is it fame? Money, attention or to inflate your ego? It’s time to think about yourself as a brand…..

Exciting Interior Design Trends for 2020

Will 2020 see interior design shift towards more sustainable practises within the home? With sustainability at the forefront of many peoples decisions, I think a lot of past trends will continue into 2020 with a few subtle changes…