When I first started this blog, I didn’t want my family to be the focus. So many bloggers feature their children on social media and have them at the centre of their blog – I totally respect and applaud their choice to put their kids out there. Sure, I’ll share the odd photo now and again, but I’m mainly choosing to keep my family out of the picture. Plus it’s nice to…

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  In life, we all have obsessions. Mine change fairly frequently, depending on the season, my mood and generally what’s going on in my life. For me, they are…   Instagram If you’re not on Instagram, I feel like you’ve probably been living under a rock for the past year or so. I can count on one hand the number of people I know not on Instagram. It’s definitely my favourite of…

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  We are now in to the fifth week of our extension and it’s been a rollercoaster of highs and lows. I had expected to write weekly posts about the exciting progress we’ve made, but in all honesty, it’s been much slower than we expected. And the stress levels so much higher. I’ve literally had nothing to write about! We got the ball rolling 6 months ago in the hope…

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Follow my blog with Bloglovin It was only a matter of time before a baking recipe made it on to the blog. And for me, there is no better place to start than a classic banana loaf from a classic herself, Mary Berry. It’s best served in thick slices with a cup of tea. This is one of the first baking recipes I ever followed and it’s my ultimate go-to recipe…

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Earlier this month, I had a weekend away with friends in the quintessentially English village of Fernhurst. Nestled between the borders of West Sussex, Surrey and Hampshire, there is a village hall, two pubs, a few shops, a post office, a cricket pitch, a green and a Church. For us girls used to London city-life, it was a totally idyllic escape to the countryside.     We stayed at The…

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