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Home lighting

Lighting our dream home

In about four years, I will be close to being able to purchase my first house.  I will be close to 40 years old which I think is quite old for first-time buyers but nonetheless, that’s what I’ll be. The closer I get to…

June 13, 2018

25 Things to do in Spring for little or no money

Bright bursts of sunshine and hints of warmer days on the horizon, mixed with April showers and torrential downpour. The British weather in spring often means we don’t know what to do from one day to the next!Fear not, fellow parents, for I have…

February 22, 2017

Our secret garden – Hidden gems in a kids play area.

On first glance, our garden appears very ordinary. It’s plain, it’s small and it’s mostly just grass with a border and small bit of patio – all littered with very clear signs of being well used by a child. However, on closer inspection, our…

August 30, 2016

Friday Phone Dump 18.03.16

I have decided not to run the Friday Phone Dump as a linky any more. Not many people joined in and I felt bad for those that did as they never really got anything from it but still put the effort in. I will…

March 18, 2016
Reviews / Giveaways

Argos Garden Party

Yesterday, we had the pleasure of being invited along by Argos to an intimate garden party held in Hail Weston, a lovely, quaint village in Cambridgeshire just north of St. Neots. Upon arrival, we were introduced to the hosts and given name badges before…

April 26, 2015

Argh!!!! My garden is a wasteland!

Dexter loves the garden. We all do really but especially him. He loves every opportunity to get out there and never wants to come back in. I love that he enjoys it and and he plays quite independently so I can get on with all…

April 22, 2015