Big kitchen makeover- part two.


Earlier on in the Autumn (or late summer to be exact.) I finally pulled up my socks and started to transform one of my most hated rooms in the house. the kitchen. Little recap of the before and afters below (and you can find the full post link here.) Well, that side went well, but … [Read more…]

Autumn pie.

Autumn Pie. Leftover roast chicken, smoky bacon, and an assortment of seasonal vegetables in a creamy sauce, all packed into a buttery homemade pastry. Do I even need to go on or should I just skip to the instructions?! It is an absolutely delicious dinner, its cosy, tummy warming comfort food at its best, and … [Read more…]

Home life project- October.

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For the past two months, i’ve skipped The home life project. Not without having a go first though, I just either got caught up in other stuff, or just didn’t like the photos I had produced. A lot has happened in the past two months, I seemed to have developed a real passion for photography. … [Read more…]

Pear & chocolate crumble.


My first food post of the Autumn. Pear & chocolate crumble. You all know by now, I’m all about the comfort foods, especially desserts. And this one is no different. Sweet, ripe pears baked in a brown sugar syrup alongside thick, indulgent chunks of melted chocolate, topped with a golden, buttery crumble and smothered in … [Read more…]

DIY Radiator cover.


Happy first day of Autumn! I know I’ve been banging on about it over my past few posts, but I really am so excited for these chilly days and cosy nights. Not to mention the holidays (Yep, I have spent a pretty penny on halloween decorations already!) Anyway, The beginning of Autumn means the heating … [Read more…]



It was a month or so ago now I first decided to start my own hashtag. Anyone that knows me, reads my blog, follows my Insta or Facebook, knows i’m all about creating a comfortable, well presented, well fed household. I’m a homemaker through and through with the main goal being to create #acosyhome So … [Read more…]

The big kitchen makeover- Part 1.

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When me moved in to our house 3 years ago, we had a month to decorate as many rooms as possible, before we moved in. Needless to say, the kitchen got a lick of paint and left. From there, once we where a little more settled other rooms started getting more work doe but the … [Read more…]

Vanilla baked doughnuts.


Tonight marks the biggest night in food TV, The Great british bake off starts again! (Hooray!) To mark this spectacular occasion, I’ve whipped up something a little bit party-esque. Doughnuts, but not ordinary doughnuts. These are sponge cake doughnuts… way better than their fried sisters, a fab alternative to cupcakes (especially if you’re useless with … [Read more…]