CHANGE OF HEART – HOME OFFICE DESIGN

So repairs, garden maintenance, the husbands absence (he's back now), and foul weather (still), have halted our decorating plans. We are having fun just settling in to our new home, trying to relax and get to know our new space. What we do know is that we love it here already, but there is so ...

THINGS TO TRY AND DIY’S – WEEKEND FUN

Today I have been on a bus catching, parcel posting, chocolate gathering (yep I'm all out) mission, now safely back at the lodge I have been looking for interesting things around the blog world. So here are five fun friday finds for the weekend. 1. FIORDILATTE LAVENDER ICE CREAM AND HONEY BRITTLE from The Red Bistro. ...

LAVENDER BAGS AND GARDEN FLOWERS

After a weekend of May day sunshine fun in Hastings and Brighton, including too many gin's and Daiquiri's with friends, I have spent today at home with my four legged pals. Making piles of lavender bags out of lovely Liberty Fabrics, for the upcoming Summer Time Curiosity Bazaar at the Printworks in Hastings (see the ...

ANNIE SLOAN’S COLOUR RECIPES FOR PAINTED FURNITURE

Hello, happy Sunny sunday to you, no good at sewing? Well I am back as promised with my second book of the week Annie Sloan's 'Colour Recipes for Painted Furniture'. This clever book will teach you new and traditional ways to make over your old furniture and interior walls. With a collection of 40 step by step ...