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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An unexpected bathroom renovation

We have lived in our house for two years now. It is a beautiful old Victorian property with bags of potential. However, having a large family, we really could benefit from a loft conversion. Last…

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Getting my groove back

Motherhood has consumed me. A bold statement perhaps but everything I do is geared towards my children and their well being. It is my joy and my responsibility to nurture them into well rounded adults. However,…

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A new beginning, a new focus

Hello and welcome! It would be true to say that this post has been long time coming. Last June I had a tech disaster and lost 2 years worth of work from my previous blog. Rather…

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