We couldn’t live with our hotch-potch, partly-removed 1960s kitchen anymore. I loved the colour, the look and our industrial worktop with integrated sink, but the layout and cupboard spaces were driving me crazy. Taking out or putting away plates and cups became the task of us taller ones …the kids regressed in their dishwasher emptying […]
A video post of our new IKEA kitchen walk-though.
How often do we just rush from one thing to the other to the other? At the moment, I’m trying to get my head around our new life: Dadonthebrink in Sweden, the rest of us home in England. Sure he’s back on some weekends, but I miss having him here every day. And the kids really […]
Did you know there were 2 mass UFO sightings in the US in Texas and Colorado this year?** A big box arrived at our house a couple of weeks ago. Not unusual, but I had no idea what it was, (especially as I had totally forgotten that I’d applied to review something with Britmums.) Having […]
Christmas dinner with trimmings in an hour?! No way! -I hear you say. Bear with me: I did a test run today. I’ll let you be the judge how close I got (my friends on twitter inform me that I was missing a couple of things) I made: 1 large roast chicken (which […]
Every little girl’s dream birthday cake is a pink fairy princess castle, right? I know I would’ve loved one when I was a child.! My best friend’s little girl, Miss A, is turning 5 and after discussing what she might like, we agreed that we can’t go wrong with a pink princess castle cake. Tonight […]
As part of the One corner at a time to a Happy Home challenge I’ve set myself I started with what was the smallest corner, but probably the messiest: the understairs cupboard. This area was a desolate wasteland, a dumping ground. The shelves were too wide, so I couldn’t see what was on there and […]