How To Create A Mindful Home


Mindfulness is having a bit of a moment. Now when I hear it, I automatically think of goji berries, kale and hipster. It’s a shame. Even if you don’t practice mindfulness, it’s important to have a mindful home. Your home should be … Continue reading

DIY Dining Bench


It’s really important that our kitchen and dining area feels relaxed and cosy, with chilled vibe. Both for us and guests. Instead of a set of table and chairs, we opted for a dining bench. We decided on the bench ages … Continue reading

The Cottage – Nearing The End


When I started writing this blog post a couple of weeks ago, I was talking about the slow progress since the last update. But… in the two or so weeks that it’s been living in the ‘drafts’ folder a sh*t … Continue reading

The Cottage – What A Difference A Year Makes


What a difference a year makes,8760 little hours. I can’t believe we’ve been working on the cottage a year today! A lot has happened since. A lot has happened even since the last update. Bare with me, this could be … Continue reading

Pet Friendly Interior Tips


Am I the only one who feels like responding “I have fur babies”, when asked if you have children? When choosing all the finishes and furniture for the cottage, I find myself always wondering if this or that will suit … Continue reading

The Easiest Veg Garden Ever – No Soil Required!


A few years ago I was mad into growing my own veg. Unfortunately it’s gone by the wayside a bit. There’s nothing more satisfying than walking out to your garden and picking fresh vegetables for that day’s dinner. In saying … Continue reading

The Cottage – It’ll Be All White On The Night!


Oh how I love a cheesy pun! Especially when I’m feeling this smug😉 The walls have been plastered and primed. The walls beforehand were pretty rough to say the least. After the plasterers worked their magic, we had to leave the … Continue reading