baking, Crafting, Decorating

Valentine’s Day DIY Chocolate Cake Toppers.

"Can I just check? We're not doing any of that Valentine's rubbish this year, are we?" Mark asked on Sunday. "I just want to make sure that if I don't get you anything you're not going to present me with a handmade card or something?" Well, thanks Mark, there go my dreams of romance on… Continue reading Valentine’s Day DIY Chocolate Cake Toppers.

Crafting, Decorating, love

Easy Children’s Bedroom Art.

How do you feel about plain walls? If I see one I immediately want to fill it with pictures but Mark likes to leave them boring bare. We’ve managed to compromise in the living room with one wall full of photos but I see Freya’s room as fair game – especially if she makes the… Continue reading Easy Children’s Bedroom Art.

Decorating, Entertainment, family

Spotty DIY Living Room Makeover.

While I was decorating the living room last week, I found out something I never knew before (and it wasn’t that I don’t know how to decorate, I knew that already). I thought I’d try something a little bit different with some spots – just to liven things up a bit. Now, when I first… Continue reading Spotty DIY Living Room Makeover.


DIY Bedroom Makeover.

After successfully re-decorating of our bathroom, I was already talking about moving on to the next project – and, more than a year later, I’ve finally managed it. Our bedroom was last decorated shortly after Mark moved in eight and a bit years ago. Before that it was rather...flouncy, shall we say. A friend described… Continue reading DIY Bedroom Makeover.