Latest in Advice

How to Bring Your Holiday Destination Home

How to Bring Your Holiday Destination Home

This was a post I originally wrote for Avant Home's blog but considering we are just heading out of the holiday season, these tips might prove helpful to those who've brought home pretty items from their travels! One of the best things about flying out to far-flung...

read more
6 Secrets to Keeping Your Maidenhair Fern Alive

6 Secrets to Keeping Your Maidenhair Fern Alive

Let's just be clear here, right from the start: I've killed A LOT of Maidenhair Ferns over the past 5 or so years. That doesn't stop me from loving them. Since my very first dalliance with house plants, these little soft delicate beauties have been at the top of my...

read more
Should You Paint Above The Picture Rail?

Should You Paint Above The Picture Rail?

Long long ago, back in 2012, I made a massive discovery and decided to share it on my blog after I'd revisited painting my Edwardian Home's living room. This living room had a picture rail - ya know, the bit of moulding that goes around the entire room about a foot...

read more
23 Ways to Save Money When Updating Your Home

23 Ways to Save Money When Updating Your Home

The following is a paid advertising feature for The Post Office. If there's one constant on my blog over the years, it's that I love a bargain and I love being able to save money when I'm doing up my home. I do not have a 'lottery-win' budget and so getting creative...

read more
How to Style a Bedroom Chest of Drawers

How to Style a Bedroom Chest of Drawers

When you consider that our bedrooms are our most intimate spaces - the place we start our days and retreat to before sleep - its a shame that it's one area in our home that we often neglect. And I get it, I really do. It's rarely seen by anyone outside our immediate...

read more
How to DIY as a Couple (And Not Kill Each Other)

How to DIY as a Couple (And Not Kill Each Other)

If there is one thing I hear over and over, it's that Wayne and I make a good team. And we do in many ways - we have a similar sense of humour, we like the same sort of films and TV, we have a really similar outlook on life and what it means to get the best out of it...

read more
How to Start Decorating a Room

How to Start Decorating a Room

Decorating an entire room from scratch can be a bit intimidating. We moved into our home last year and I still haven't decided how each room will be decorated (!) and so I'm just trying to concentrate on one space at a time. But it's easy to get distracted by the...

read more
< Previous | Next >

Pin It on Pinterest