Bloggers event at the Bournemouth Vintage Emporium

Last week I was invited to the Bournemouth Vintage Emporium for champers, vintage chat and of course shopping! I love these types of events, I get to catch up with some of my best blogging girls and share our mutual … 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

DIY: How to make a fairy light lamp with photo holder lampshade!

Affordable Home Tips challenge by Keepmoat There’s no hiding my love of everything upcycled and homemade, so when Keepmoat, who specialise in community regeneration and housebuilding, got in touch asking me to take part in their Affordable Home Tips challenge by creating something upcycled, … Continue reading

Weekend round-up #14: Punting and princess dresses in Oxfordshire

It was my Dad’s 60th birthday not long ago and I organised a long weekend in Oxfordshire for his present, sorting a host of activities in the local area. This included a visit to Blenheim Palace with afternoon tea, a boat trip … Continue reading

Weekend round-up #13: Eating like a king & Bournemouth Bloggers Brunch

This weekend I met up with some of Bournemouth’s loveliest bloggers for brunch so I thought I’d post a weekend round-up to tell you all about it, but to start, here’s some of the other frolics I got up to … Continue reading

A woodland wedding

Last weekend I travelled up to York to attend the beautiful wedding of my cousin Rob and his new wife Amelia, the first wedding of five I am attending this year. This is also my first ‘wedding season’ – an … Continue reading

Weekend round-up #6: Bournemouth beach, Molly’s Den & Eurovision

This weekend was a bit of a chilled one – some of my favourite weekends are unplanned and spontaneous and this one was just that. Friday night we stayed in, I did a bit of blogging and K popped to … Continue reading

Weekend round-up #4: Thrift shopping & Primark haul

This weekend’s round-up is all about shopping! I was tempted to skip it altogether but figured you may like to see some of my purchases – besides, I posted my epic 5-day Easter weekend round-up on Tuesday so I should be forgiven for this … Continue reading