If you’re considering an upgrade to your kitchen then you may be thinking about things like a new lick of paint or even changing the colour scheme of your utensils, flooring is often overlooked which is surprising for a room that is so important in the family home! Did you know that the kitchen is often described as the ‘heart’ of the home? It’s where we come after a long day at work, or school or where ever we may have been and we wind…

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  I haven’t done an Anxiety post for a while, I have some saved in drafts but they just don’t seem to flow, or sound right, so I don’t post them.  I wanted to write this list because it’s still not really understood. There are still people out there who think it’s just stress, a bad time, you’ll get over it, you need to find something to take your mind off it.  That’s not what it is.  It’s more than worrying. It’s more than a…

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Next on the house “make it look nice” project is our bedroom. I keep going between the hallway and the bedroom. Not literally of course, because that would be a bit weird, and probably wear away the carpet quite quickly. I think the hallway is something everyone sees as soon as they come round, but the bedroom is somewhere we spend quite a bit of time (not nearly enough time, but that’s another matter) and it’s our space, so, stuff everyone else and what they…

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So the summer holidays have started. Ish. I have one home and one waiting to finish this week.  At the moment we’re best mates and we haven’t argued once. But, ya know, it’s only 10.30am on the first day, so we have time. The youngest is currently tidying his room. A deal we made, as it was becoming a cross between a bomb site and a skip. Apparently, his shoes don’t like being stored in pairs, and his socks never make it to their final…

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