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Children Display

Children Display

For a long time now I have wanted a display up the stairs with the children’s names and times they were born on. I looked at all the stickers that you can get for these displays but none of them really screamed out to me […]

A Garden You Don’t Love

A Garden You Don’t Love

We have a garden that none of us really love in our house. We have a slabbed area at the back, and the toys all to the side. We have a vegetable patch, that isn’t currently being used near the slabbed area and then the […]

Our Indoor Library

Our Indoor Library

We are a family of book lovers and we have a lot of books in our house. But they have never been organised, they have always been stacked high up the second set of stairs. With no real organisation or any of us really knowing […]

Filofax Love 2017

Filofax Love 2017

Anyone who reads this blog knows how much I love my Filofax, last year I had a lovely Pocket Filofax, that I adored and used all of last year. When it got to the end of the year, I knew that I needed a slightly […]

A Spring Clean

A Spring Clean

Today Boo and I gave the garden a little spring clean it wasn’t too bad weather, cold but dry we decided that we would tackle the eyesore that the back garden had become. In past years the garden has always taken a back seat until […]

Every House Needs Books – Our Book Wall

Every House Needs Books – Our Book Wall

I am a firm believer that every house needs books, and even in the age of digital books, my boys are brought up very much with hard copy books, even though Baba is now enjoying the likes of Harry Potter etc, he doesn’t get a digital […]

Being Organised for the School Year

Being Organised for the School Year

This school year, I have two children in two different places, and Boo’s hours will be increasing in January, and Baba is now in juniors rather than infants so has a lot more activities going on so I knew this year I had to start […]

Boys Den

Boys Den

Over the summer we finally decided what to do with the top room, and decided that the best thing for it was to be a boys den. We have gone back and forth with what to do up there, debating whether to put the boys […]

Garden Patch Update

Garden Patch Update

Over the last few months our garden patch has become a little bit of an unruly patch that has literally taken over the garden. Boo could no longer get into his playhouse as the pumpkins had grown over the door so he couldn’t get in […]

Card Storage

Card Storage

We have lots and lots of cards in our house for all occasions, brought cards and hand-made cards, but we have never really had a great card storage system. The cards are generally just chucked in various boxes and it takes an age to find […]