Oof… that was an aggressively cheerful title. Just a little update on how the dining room is looking. We have finally put it back it together after taking up the carpet and sanding the floorboards. First just a little reminder of before with the old beige carpet: And now: There are still a lot of things I want… Read More We’re Finally Using the Dining Room again!
We have FINALLY sorted out the floors in our knocked-through living / dining area. Now I just need to sort everything else to complement it. We hadn’t actually planned to do the floors until the weather got warmer, but then we booked in to get a new carpet fitted in the front room and suddenly realised… Read More Sanding the Dining Room Floor
This post has been sitting in my drafts for a few weeks now cos I’ve been really unsure about this project, but I figure it’s time to face up to my decisions; good, bad or otherwise. I have also changed quite a lot of stuff since I wrote this and I’m not very happy with… Read More Whitewashed Brick Arch
Just a mini post about a mini project today to get back in the swing of things. Work has been an absolute killer since I got back after Christmas, and I’ve been finding it really difficult to get the smallest things done or written outside of work cos I’m always so knackered and zombie-fied after… Read More Painting the Fireguard
Here’s a little post about the mini makeover I did with my new sunburst clock. OK so it’s hardly knocking down a wall, but it’s made one corner of my home that bit easier on the eye. My home decor preferences are not attached to a specific era. I feel like if was obsessed with… Read More DIY Sunburst Clock Makeover
Follow my blog with Bloglovin If anyone out there is thinking of filling in a garden pond, you’re in the right place. If you’re not planning to fill in a garden pond read on anyway, for loads of pics of Jamie standing in mud. I was planning to post this last night but it got… Read More Garden Progress: Filling in the Pond
Jamie and I have been spending the festive season holed up going stir crazy as we’re both sick as dogs with some revolting cold. This is the first day I’ve even opened my laptop – we’ve just been sleeping restlessly and staring at the TV listlessly. Underneath our apathetic exteriors we’re raging with frustration at… Read More Easy Homemade Component Boxes