DIY Arrow wall art.

  Last weekend I gave the gallery wall going up the stairs a bit of an overhaul – blog post here, if you missed it- There are still a few little gaps that need filling, and with so many frames already up there I wanted to fill them with something different. I’ve been scouring the … [Read more…]

Sweet & sticky cinnamon buns.

  It’s half term and as well as it being freezing cold outside, i’ve been struck with a cold. So the fun days out I had planned whilst the girls are off have been limited. Mischa loves to bake and not really wanting to leave the house for supplies, I had a good root around … [Read more…]

The gallery wall update.

There’s been lots of work going on in the hall over the past few weeks, and whilst my work has come to a standstill – i’m waiting for Sam to make a start on fitting the new stair rails-  I thought I’d get started on another project in there. Updating the gallery wall going up … [Read more…]

Hazelnut & Chocolate Shortbread sandwich.

  Its Valentines day on Sunday -just in case you forgot!- And nothing says Valentine’s day like chocolate, or these mouthwateringly good hazelnut and chocolate love heart biscuits to be more exact. Silky melted chocolate sandwiched between buttery, hazelnut shortbread biscuits, topped with..  yep, you guessed it. More chocolate. There is no lovelier present to give … [Read more…]


  Happy Blog-Birthday to me! Its been an entire year since I published my first post! During the past twelve months I’ve published 82 posts. 14 Sewing tutorials, 22 delicious recipes, 11 interior projects, 8 peeks into our family life and from that tally that leaves 27 random rambles . I’m quite impressed,  I spend … [Read more…]

January – Photo a day.

During the last days of December, I found fellow blogger xameliax  had started up a little project for Instagram. Eager to practice my photography and interact with other bloggers I thought I’d join in during January 2016. This was the list of subjects for each day.   I didn’t do too badly, completing 23 out of 31 … [Read more…]