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  • Rush Hair Enfield Review

    REVIEW: Rush Hair, Enfield

      There was much excitement on the local high street last Saturday, with the opening of a brand new Rush Hair salon in Enfield. I LOVE seeing new high street openings – instead of…

    14th March 2017
  • Audley End Miniature Railway Fairy & Elf Walk
    Adventures Lifestyle Memories

    Our 2017 Plans

      I’m pretty excited about 2017 already. I mean we’re still in holiday lull mode here (until tomorrow!) and 4 days in I can’t say it’s been life changing yet … BUT plans are…

    4th January 2017
  • 2017 Memory Jar - A New Year's Project
    Lifestyle Memories

    2017 – In Our Hands

      I wanted to share a little New Year project that I put together with the kids. This combines two ideas I’ve seen in past years, the first being a time capsule and the…

    3rd January 2017
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    20 Things I Learnt at Blogtacular 2016

    It’s over a month since I attended Blogtacular, a London blogging conference for design loving bloggers. It was such an amazing day and a half with inspirational speakers, a photo walk, crafting and meeting…

    31st July 2016
  • Maurice-Grant Died at the Battle of the Somme

    100 Years Since The Battle of the Somme

    My great-granny’s first husband Maurice Grant died 100 years ago last Friday. I didn’t know anything about him until I started family tree research a few years back though I vaguely knew my granny…

    4th July 2016
  • Lifestyle

    I’m going to Blogtacular!

    Yippee! If you follow me on social media then prepare for a flood of photos and updates from this weekend’s Blogtacular! If you don’t know, Blogtacular is the hippest UK blogging event and a place…

    16th June 2016
  • Lifestyle

    Collecting Ideas for a New Kitchen

    One of the downsides (upsides?) about being in the house a lot these days, is that I spend so much time thinking about changes I’d like to make and mentally re-decorating. After tackling a few improvements in the…

    9th February 2016
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    Viennese Afternoon Tea at The Delaunay

      A few months ago, I went to a baby shower with a difference – a swish Viennese Afternoon Tea at Covent Garden’s Delauney restaurant. Inspired by the grand cafés of Europe, the Delauney…

    25th January 2016
  • My Late Winter List

    My Late Winter List

      How’s January going for you? I’ve found it really hard to get back into the swing of things over the last week. I’ve made a mental note to take the first week ‘off’…

    10th January 2016