You may already have picked up on the fact that I don’t really ‘make’ many things. At school, I was never particularly fond of art and crafts (unlike my clever Sister who loves to create beautiful things from scratch). I follow SO many bloggers that are incredibly creative and highly skilled at crafts however I don’t often get the urge to make anything…

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One of the best aspects of having children is the fun and joy it brings you every day as a grown-up. It brings me such pleasure to see how much enjoyment they get out of anything I do with them. I know lots of people find the holidays too commercialised, but to be honest I love getting involved in anything seasonal with the children…

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I seem to be favouring simplicity lately, as a style. Wood, creams & whites, linen and other natural materials. Once again the Scandinavian style is taking a hold of me in different areas of my life. I (like most people at this time of year) has one eye permanently open on the app Pinterest – how addictive is it by the…

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There are a lot of Nordic / Scandi influences around at the moment for Christmas ideas. Neutral, simple, yet stylish themes. With this in mind we decided to use this look to make our very own quirky and fun Christmas decorations – using a branch and some baubles! The twins love helping me, and making anything – and so this was…

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Oh Pinterest. You seem to have this knack of drawing me in, getting me addicted, making me fall in love with your beautiful photographs, and then influencing me to purchase. (Not that it is too hard to convince me to spend money).

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