With the change in season and the weather getting cooler outside (how chilly does it feel today?!) our family starts spending FAR more time indoors together. Autumn makes me want to be snuggled up in the warm, with a hot coffee and under a blanket. A new season of weather also means new home styling – so this is a perfect excuse for…

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You may already know (from this blog and my social media) that I’ve been a tad obsessed with white walls throughout our family home lately. Since moving to our new-build home 12 months ago I have been busy turning all the pre-painted magnolia into modern, contemporary white and enjoying seeing the transformation. It’s made our home light and bright. But…

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Monday morning will see our family return back to our pre-summer routine. It will mean that the twins are once again attending at preschool three days a week and I’ll be subsequently working again. The six-week summer holidays have been fantastic this time around. Last summer was much tougher for me; the twins were still quite little (they were about to turn three), plus we…

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One of my goals for our new family home for the rest of this year was to cosy it up more and add in some more personal touches. Moving into a new-build home 12 months ago, from a 1900 cottage-style, has certainly had its many advantages (the freshly painted walls, the immaculate carpets and the clean, unused bathrooms) – but there’s been…

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I haven’t bought anything new for our family home for a little while now. I don’t really know why. Perhaps I am at the stage where we have pretty much everything we need? Or maybe I am just too darn busy to think about purchasing lovely home decor pieces at the moment? Or probably both. Anyway, that aside, I actually HAVE picked up a…

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