What Flooring is Best For Kitchens and Family Rooms?

Last year I starting helping my mum to renovate her old miner’s cottage. You may remember we started with replacing the windows then ended the year completing the bathroom. This year we have been thinking about the kitchen and what flooring is best for kitchens and family rooms. In our new build we chose to have Karndean flooring put down,…

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Ideas for Expensive and Attractive Kitchen Countertops

Arguably the most essential feature of a kitchen’s appearance and functionality is the countertops. Whether remodelling the space or looking to upgrade the existing one, nothing says more about the quality of the kitchen than the type of material used for the countertop. While some of us may remember the unsightly laminate and formica countertops of the 1960’s and 70’s,…

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The Grofresh Kitchen Garden Review

As you know I love to potter in the garden. Growing flowers, fruit and veg, but I’ve never tried growing anything in the kitchen. There are flowers and cacti on my window sills but have never thought about actually growing food inside. The Grofresh Kitchen Garden lets you do just that. Grow your own food in the kitchen. By the…

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Kitchen Accessories to Make A Success of Every Meal

When it comes to cooking, there’s a whole host of recipes out there that will detail exactly how and where to find the best quality ingredients as well as taking you step by step through the entire process that goes into making a delicious dish. But when’s the last time that you saw much detail going into the equipment that…

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4 Ways to Heat your Kitchen this Winter

The clocks have gone back, the nights are drawing in and temperatures have definitely dropped. So you need a way to heat your kitchen this Winter. If you’re already planning a kitchen, then you might well have spent a lot of time pondering the type of bespoke cabinetry you want or worktops, splashback materials and the appliances you and your family will…

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Top Ideas For Kitchen Lighting In Your Home

Moving into a new home has given me lots of new ideas of how to make our home very special. My favourite room in our house is the kitchen diner, and I’ve been thinking of ways to jazz it up a bit. Previously I told you about my #InteriorInspirations for the kitchen and ways to make it more homely, now…

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A Summer Wish: Items for the Home

As you all know I love a good bargain. I have been really pleased with the new home furnishing bits and bobs I’ve picked up recently for the new house but I’m on the look-out for some new mugs and other china ware for the kitchen. Last year you may remember I  did a Wish-List post for items for the…

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Red Candy Product Reviews – Chopping Boards and Trivet

When I was asked if I wanted to review a couple of products from Red Candy, I couldn’t turn them down. If you haven’t heard of them before you must check them out! They have many different items for every room in your house. It took me a couple of days just to choose two things. It’s one of those…

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5 Kitchen Essentials For Every Budding Chef

They say a bad workman always blames his (or her) tools, but there is some truth in the matter. Talent can only carry you so far – you need the right tools for the job in order to push the boundaries into something exceptional. The kitchen is no different – you might be the best at distinguishing thyme from rosemary,…

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Simple Gadgets That You Absolutely Need In Your Kitchen

I love to bake and cook in my kitchen. But sometimes I’m limited due to the time I have spare. Nowadays we have some incredible technology for the kitchen, but sometimes the simple kitchen gadgets really are the best. Here are a few of the gadgets that everyone absolutely needs in their kitchen. Just to make life that little bit easier.…

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