Don’t Give Up On Your Garden Yet! Easy Ways To Enjoy Outdoor Living For Longer

Enjoy Outdoor Living For Longer After months of anticipation, the summer has been and gone, and we’re hurtling towards autumn at a rate of knots. When it’s warm and bright outside, most of us love spending time in the garden, and the arrival of cooler […]

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Halloween Plans – Party In The Grotto!

Halloween Plans We went shopping to B&M at the weekend. I was looking for storage boxes for Kaycee’s and Ella’s new wardrobes. There were none to be found but the Kaycee and Ella soon found the Halloween aisle! Ant had mentioned that we might be […]

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Time For A Change – Updating The Girls’ Room

Time For A Change I’m bored with all the rooms in this house. We’ve been here nearly 4 years and it’s all still magnolia. Except for the shower room. That is now a dark grey and I love it! It’s not a usual colour choice for […]

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5 DIY home projects to avoid doing without a professional

DIY Home Projects With the popularity of television shows on HGTV and other channels, more and more people are attempting DIY home projects on their own. What they don’t realize is that these projects look easy when edited down to a 30-minute television show segment […]

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Fortune Cookies – Great British Bake Off Bloggers’ 2017

Fortune Cookies We were going to try making a board game for this week’s bake off challenge. We ran out of time, again, and decided to make fortune cookies instead. They’re fun and we’ve never made them before so it was more of a challenge. Last […]

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Fairies Of Fryfam – Agatha Raisin #10 – Book Review #37

Fairies Of Fryfam Agatha Raisin and the fairies of Fryfam is the 10th book in the series. I don’t know if I’ll be going on to read number 11. The more I read the more I find them a bit annoying. Things people say and […]

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Finally Finished – Patio Cover – Garden Update

Finally Finished Finally finished The roof over the patio is completely finished and the guttering is up. It’s taking Ant longer than he’d like but each week a bit more is getting done. He bought some screens and attached them to the sides. He wants […]

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Ella’s New Fairy Door – Irish Fairy Door Company

Fairy Door When the parcel arrived from The Irish Fairy Door Company, there was great excitement from the youngest daughter. I hadn’t told her it was coming and it was a lovely surprise for her. Ella loves all things magical and mystical; unicorns being the […]

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International Literacy Day – My Favourite Quote

International Literacy Day It’s International Literacy Day today and I’ve been asked by Viking Direct to share my favourite literary quote with you. To do that, they sent me The. Most. Gorgeous.  pen set I’ve seen. It has a feather quill and lots of different […]

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Back To School For Kaycee – Year 8

Year 8 Her second year of secondary school, also known as year 8 to most, is upon us. Why is time going so quickly? On Facebook Memories today there were photos from Kaycee’s first day at infants school. She was so cute and it seemed like […]

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