How to Care for your Home

Sometimes we can get so bogged down with how our home looks, but sometimes you forget that you have to care for your home too. And I know, I’m an interiors blog, but a home needs to be practical and liveable in too. We often take for granted that we can be welcomed by a warm home (because you’ve already put the heating on using your next).…

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How to Make your Hallway Appear Bigger and Lighter

Need some advice on how to make your hallway appear bigger, or add some natural light? This is the article you need. Our hallway is probably the most important area of our home, but it seems to be the room that gets left to suit itself. So how to make your hallway appear bigger without undergoing any major renovations? “It’s the first space to greet…

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How to avoid house renovation disasters

Our house renovation did not always go to plan, so here are some tips on how to avoid house renovation disasters. Hopefully, I can help a few people out, and they can avoid making the same mistakes that we did. Making a stud wall We ‘found’ an old doorway that had clearly been boarded up a few years ago. Our house must have originally had…

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The Bathroom Reveal: Before and After

A few days ago, we had the Living Room reveal, but now we have the bathroom reveal! The bathroom was one of the biggest jobs. We weren’t actually planning on changing it  right away. But a leaking soil pipe, and the need to get access to the wiring under the floorboards, meant the whole thing had to come out. But finally here is the bathroom…

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We’ve Moved In!

The day has finally come, and we’ve moved in to our new house. I’m sharing some pictures with you, even though it’s still very messy, and we still have a LOT of sorting out to do because WE’VE MOVED IN. I can’t believe how instantly at home me and Jay felt: I thought it would be weird, and wouldn’t feel like our house, but we…

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