Spare Bedroom: The Latest Updates

The other day I was sitting in the bay window in our spare bedroom, looking over the garden and feeling frustrated that it’s still not…

A Quick DIY With Frenchic Al Fresco Paint

There are certain products I think you come across being a home owner that are, quite simply, game changers. Able to transform the item in…

Why We’re Not Building Our Dream Extension

I’m hoping this will be a cathartic post to write. One which tells the story of our first five years in our forever home, about…

5 Benefits Of Timber Around The Home

Before we go any further, I want to just state for the record I haven’t abandoned our 1930’s southeast London semi in favour of a…

Why It’s Ok To Take Things Slow

When I thought about the title of this blog post, I realised it sounds like I’m talking about dating. And whilst of course it’s the…

Budget Kitchen Makeover: Putting Plans In Place

A week or so ago I wrote a post about our home goals for 2019. They’re pretty much the only goals I set and I’m…

Renovation Update: The Living Room

It feels like there is a chill in the air these days. The days may still be long and sunny (ish) but there is a…