Snug Mood Board

Sometimes when you’re surrounded by dust and dirt it’s nice to dream about how things will turn out!

Planning a makeover: Welsh Dresser

When we bought the house we inherited a welsh dresser. It’s a huge piece of furniture and is probably worth a fair amount of money in good condition (which it’s not – it’s missing a couple of handles, plus it’s really worn in a couple of places). The initial plan was to paint it with chalk…

Starting to wire up the extension…

The boys have started to run the cables for the lighting in the extension which is really exciting, the problem is a wall needs bricking up where the light switch needs to go…

Wallpaper Dilemas

I’ve never really found a copper coloured wallpaper that I loved. All the ones I’d seen were muted shades, and didn’t really have that glorious metallic sparkle. But then around a year ago, I stumbled across one with soft greys, blush pinks and of course lots and lots of copper.

Create a Mountain Wall Mural

I spent days and days pinning things for the Nursery and one of the things I kept coming back to were the mountains.

2017 Goals

I’m not normally one for making resolutions, but we have always used calendar years to set goals. Because we’re talking such a long period of time it often helps to split work down so that we still feel like we’re achieving things.

2016 Review

A look back on what we’ve achieved in 2016.

Room Reveal: The Nursery

It’s so lovely just to have one clean, finished room and so we try and spend as much time in here as possible. So here you have, our Nursery: