Midi Dresses from Simply Be

Why is it hard to find a perfect midi dress? You know a dress that’s not for the beach like a maxi one but a nice proper dress for going out to lunch. Or to a lovely Summer wedding. I hunted around online looking at selections of  midi dresses from Simply Be. I thought this is my chance to find it…

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What Do You Think Of Underfloor Heating?

I have really fancied the thought of having underfloor heating in my home at some stage. It’s much less obtrusive and you none of those eye sore radiators on the walls. Dust catchers I call them! The best tool to de-dust a radiator is a clean paintbrush. It gets right into all the little cracks.

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My Sunday Photo 17/07/2016

This week we spent some time away. A day in Scarborough and some time in Derbyshire. While we were up in Derbyshire I had to go to Bakewell. We always go there as it’s just a gorgeous place.   A few years back people started putting love locks on the bridge there. My husband and I put a lock on…

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Are you spending more than you need to on heating your home?

Are you spending more than you need to on heating your home? Heating a family home can cost a small fortune and, like lots of people up and down the country, you might dread getting your energy bills. Particularly in winter when the colder weather strikes, you may find yourself paying a premium to keep your home warm and cosy.…

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My Sunday Photo 10/07/2016

This Weeks My Sunday Photo is from St Michael’s Mount in Marazion. Wednesday was a gorgeous hot sunny day so my sisters and their friends decided to take a trip over to the mount. I unfortunately stayed at home with baby girl as I think it would have been too much for her with how hot it was. Plus they…

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My Sunday Photo 03/07/2016

I know I have posted similar photos to this one but I just love the view over Malpas River in Truro. We were sitting in the car after arriving a few minutes early on Friday for our baby sensory class and in between the rain clouds the blue sky peeked through. The tide was practically out so it’s mainly mud…

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How to Search for the Best Mobile Phone Contract

In the next few days I can upgrade my phone and contract. Woohoo! It felts like years I have been stuck with my phone, mind you it has been a couple. So how do you search for the best mobile phone contract? Do you have a look on the website of the provider you are currently with? Do you pop…

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7 Hints and Tips on Choosing a Greenhouse

Welcome back to 7 Hints and Tips Thursday. It’s been a while since I wrote one of these posts and today I have a really useful one for you. It’s on how you go about choosing the correct greenhouse for you. As you know I love gardening and I have been thinking about greenhouses for a while. I have always…

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Chattyfeet Funky Socks Review

I have this weird fascination with socks! I just love them and I collect socks like some people collect stamps.  So when I was asked if to review a couple of pairs of Chattyfeet unusual socks I couldn’t refuse.     I suppose this obsession with socks started when I was younger. You see I have large feet for a woman, borderline…

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My Sunday Photo 26/06/2016

I love finding bargains on flowers and plants. For this weeks My Sunday Photo is this gorgeous bunch of gerberas, foliage and chrysanthemums which were a bargain at a only a few pence at my local supermarket. They really brighten up the day. Happy Sunday!  

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Summer Style

I have just come across this fantastic website called Polyvore where you can plan out outfits and pop them together like I have done below. It will also give you the links to the items on the other websites where you can buy them. I love how I can design an outfit on Polyvore and then send it to my blog as…

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My Sunday Photo 19/06/2016

Happy Sunday! This week’s My Sunday photo is of my husband’s and baby girls hands to celebrate Father’s Day. It’s my husband’s first Father’s Day this year so it’s a special day for us all. Happy Father’s Day!

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Bio Oil, Stretch Marks and a C-Section

When I was pregnant with baby girl I wish I had thought to use Bio-Oil for my stretch marks. I used a stretch mark cream which really wasn’t very good. Anyway I have been using Bio-Oil recently and it is a wonderful thing. Although I am very proud of my c-section scar I’m using the Bio-Oil to help reduce the…

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