Kate

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Good Reasons To Spend More Time Online (Even When You’re Not …

Technology sometimes gets a bad rap but there’s no doubt that it has saved us in the last year. Thanks to tech, we have been able to work, keep in touch with loved ones and amuse ourselves while staying at…

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Five Simple Tips For An Instant “Green” Eco Home

According to Forbes in 2020, all homes could have the potential to be fully sustainable by 2030. A revolution is upon us, and with that comes the very realistic possibility of being able to switch your current home, to modern…

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My Vintage Home Office With 1960s Wallpaper & Annie Sloan Paint

I have wanted my own vintage home office space for so long, and late last year, just before Christmas I convinced everyone that the kids no longer needed a playroom, as they sit in their bedrooms now! So I set…

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What to Check Before Renting a Property To Be Your Home

Moving into a new place is a fun and exciting adventure – a new chapter that has begun. But, many people don’t exactly know what to look out for when viewing potential homes; where do you start? What are the…

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Top Tips For Buying A Forever Watch

You probably have several watches in your house. Everyone does – I have so many as of course have kept every watch I’ve owned! From cheap yet cool looking ones (er hello G Shock in pastel pink and a POP…

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4 Questions To Ask Before You Invest Your Money

Everyone knows that one of the best things you can do with your money is to invest it wisely. I haven’t always been great at this (I like pretty dresses too much) but this year I am determined to get…

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Easter Egg Crafts – How To Make Duck Egg Easter Eggs

This is my third post featuring Easter egg crafts ideas using these white plastic eggs. Today’s tutorial is how to create an Easter egg that looks like a duck egg – in two ways!   I have included links to…

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How To Make Tie Dye Easter Eggs Naturally Using Red Cabbage

This is my second post featuring Easter craft ideas using these white plastic eggs. Today’s tutorial featured red cabbage for a tie dyed effect – last week I created pastel coloured eggs with copper leaf. You can read that post…

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Why Your Bathroom Should Be Top Of Your Home Renovation List 

When renovating our homes, we want to make sure that we do everything in the right order. This is why our bathrooms should be at the top of our home renovation list as everyone wants a nice relaxing space especially…

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Garden Styling Tips That Will Surely Save Your Outside Space

The addition of a garden can add between 5-20% onto your overall house price, and it’s typically a cost we’re willing to face for the joy of being able to get outside whenever we fancy. Yet, when push comes to…

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How To Make An Easter Bunny Wreath With Wooden Orange Carrots

Don’t just hang a wreath at Christmas, instead hang one all year round! At Easter, celebrate by creating your own willow wreath in the shape of the Easter bunny. (contains affiliate links)   MATERIALS USED:  1 large willow or twig…

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4 Reasons to Hire an Interior Designer When Moving Into New Space

Are you moving into a new home? You’ve probably checked it to make sure it will fit your family needs, accommodate your possessions, and it’s in the right location? Moving into a new space means buying new accessories; if you…

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Are Your Clothes Causing You Harm?

The clothes you wear could be causing you harm (let alone causing harm to the planet!). As someone that has had a hiatus hernia as a result of wearing shapewear too long, and needs a foot operation, therefore, has to…

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Mother’s Day Gift Ideas For For Your Ex Pat Mum

Life can be extremely challenging during a pandemic and one of the toughest things we have had to deal with over the past twelve months is not being there for those big moments and celebrations. Mother’s Day 2021 is sadly…

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How To Make Pastel Coloured Copper Leaf Easter Eggs

Today marks the first in a series of Easter egg crafts that I did back at Christmas! I was busy creating for Take A Break magazine that I got slightly too involved and created 3 more Easter projects! Here is…

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Vintage Style Sunglasses For Your Perfect Vintage Look

Sunglasses are way more than just eye protection from the sun right? They’re a major fashion accessory, for some, it completes their superstar ‘look’ and defines who they are and we’ve seen more than our fair share of sunglasses-wearing celebrities…

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5 Mother’s Day Gift Ideas For Vintage Loving Mums

Mother’s Day is upon us and unfortunately, like me, most of you won’t be spending it with your mums this year. Therefore giving your gift some extra thought is going to go a long way when it comes to surprising…

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