Plans for the summer

In just a few days the children break up for the summer holidays. The last few years have seen quite poor weather that has prevented us from making the most of our break. This year…

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Our Victorian style bathroom reveal!

It’s been a few weeks since I shared the progress on our bathroom renovation. We’ve been very busy behind the scenes and are now ready to share the finished transformation! We have gone for a…

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Summer days in the garden

Finally the summer has arrived and it is glorious! On the whole I am not a sun worshiper. My skin tone does not tolerate the heat and I burn really easily. Today though, with a…

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Life lately {May 2017}

I noticed today that I have no updated the blog for a month. This was not intentional but it has been crazy around here and I have not had the head space or inclination to…

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Waiting for the dust to settle

As we continue with our current renovation project I am finding it increasingly hard to keep on top of keeping the house clean. Therefore there is only one word that I could use as my…

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Ripping out the old bathroom

Since we discovered the issue with the chimney breast we have been busy planning and implementing the big changes that have been somewhat forced upon us. Thankfully Mr M was a carpenter in a previous…

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7 things not to say to the parent of a child with autism

When I started this blog I fully intended to steer away from parenting topics. However, today I read something that made me despair of the everyday ignorance surrounding autism and Aspergers syndrome. Over the years…

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