How to create a cozy bed for fall

Just when I was thinking about changing up my home décor for Autumn I came across this dreamy, rust coloured, linen duvet, that just happened to be on sale. It was fate, and love at first sight. Rust and all the colours associated with this season absolutely speak to me, which in itself is unusual…

Marlow cottage: DIY kitchen makeover

From the moment I first saw our kitchen I knew it had potential to be something special. The bones were good, but it was in need of a refresh and a major brighten up if it was going to become the cottage kitchen of my dreams. I had been saving inspiration images for close to…

DIY cabinet re-vamp

When we bought our house the previous owner left behind this cabinet. It was originally a dark wood, then I painted it a mint colour which was a trend at the time, now it’s definitely not my vibe. I was inspired to re-vamp this cabinet after seeing these black sideboards on Pinterest.

Must have items while travelling

When my husband and I booked our trip to Europe, we decided that we weren’t going to plan every aspect, and instead simply ‘wing it’. If you have read my recent posts on organising and packing, you might think this seems a little out of character! I actually enjoy a good adventure, but that doesn’t…

How to pack the best carry on

Long haul flights are the worst, there is no question about that. Being in a sky high prison for hours and hours is only made worse if you forget the important items that make it all bearable. Here is my list of must haves to make a long flight more relaxing.  Warm fuzzies There is…