Cake decorating: Modelled ballerina cake

I thought I’d share with you my latest cake! My Aunty recently retired after 30 years as principal of her ballet school and we celebrated with a big surprise party. There were many guests so the cake had to be … Continue reading

From blank canvas to gallery walls!

Last week I FINALLY finished redecorating our landing and hallway. We recently had new ceilings put in and the walls plastered after our property was battered by storm damage way back in February 2014. After a lengthy insurance claim we … Continue reading

Capturing the Victorian tile trend at home

I’ve been lusting over patterned tiles for ages, especially when we moved into our house, and I still have plans to put some in our teeny tiny hallway. I adore Victorian mosaic tiles and was lucky enough to have a … Continue reading

The wedding diary #5: Music, invites and bridesmaid shopping!

Things have been a little hectic recently which has meant wedding planning has taken a back seat but it has been a while since I wrote my last wedding diary post so there are a few things to update you … Continue reading

3 spring clearing hacks for the home!

It’s the season of spring cleaning and I’m definitely in the mood for some DIY and upcycling! The brighter days have brought sunshine streaming through our windows, kindly highlighting the areas of our home that could do with a bit of … Continue reading

My bedroom haven: Home tips to create a relaxed bedroom sanctuary

It’s National Bed Month, and because I love nothing more than sleep (I’m definitely not a morning person), I’m celebrating this month of duvets and fluffy pillows by sharing my top design tips for making the bedroom the perfect space for … Continue reading

This little house: The master bedroom

It’s been a long time coming but finally I’ve put together my master bedroom post in my This Little House series. Welcome to my boudoir! Instead of running you through all the details of our makeover I’m going to let … Continue reading

The Great Blogger Bake Off!

Since the start of The Great British Bake Off series 5, I have noticed a flurry of bloggers posting recipes and pictures of some of their best bakes under the title ‘The Great Blogger Bake Off’. Now from what I … Continue reading