• How to wear Autumn 2021 denim trends

    Whilst the death knell has been sound for the much-loved skinny jean, the good news …

  • How to paint a UPVC front door

    When you live on an estate of new build properties it’s easy to feel …

  • Five ways to celebrate summer (when you can’t go on holiday)

    It’s fair to say that it’s unlikely we’ll be travelling abroad this …

  • Five reasons to visit Cornwall this Summer

    With levels of uncertainty around international travel still present – and with the rules and allowances …

  • Just another snow post

    Just another snow post

    After lots of envy from myself aimed towards others on the Twitter and blogosphere posted their photos of icy weather, Southampton has finally had its own dusting of snow.  To paraphrase, armageddon has finally arrived here; photos of crashed vehicles…

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    Ten of my favourite things

    Ten of my favourite things

    I have seen a few of my fave bloggers do a list of their favourite things, and was also tagged to do one by Sweet T’s Sweet Things so I thought, before that bandwagon rolls out of town I would jump…

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    Christmas market, ouchie head

    Christmas market, ouchie head

    Today I have been looking forward to a trip to Southampton’s Christmas Market, which opened when the lights were switched on a couple of days ago.  Every year since it’s been coming to town it’s been customary in my group…

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    Before and after – coat and dove

    Before and after – coat and dove

    Had a slightly stressful few days at work but a really nice weekend preceding that with a bit of craftiness, a bit of friend time and a bit of family time.  My craftiness was quite minimal and involved taking buttons…

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    Hellingly House

    Hellingly House

    One weekend last year two friends and I decided that we wanted to do something a little different and decided to (as you do) go and visit a derelict mental asylum in East Sussex.  I had heard of other people…

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