(Do) I Really Need This Polar Bear Light…
Nov08

(Do) I Really Need This Polar Bear Light…

I admit it – I scrolled past this Polar Bear light when I saw it…and then zoomed back up. Then I clicked away.. and then came back again and looked some more, whilst pondering the eternal “do I really need a Polar Bear light?” question. Which is nonsensical, of course, because the answer is always “Yes. Yes you do” (it’s the same answer, by the way, if you find yourself gazing at a hare mug, a...

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Spotted: Copper Thermos Food Flask
Oct03

Spotted: Copper Thermos Food Flask

It’s that time of year again – it may still be warm, but there’s a briskness in the air which is crying out for some soup – and obviously a Thermos food flask. I know, I know. It’s not glamorous. It makes no attempt to woo you with it’s pretty wiles (though I’ll say unashamedly here and now that that copper colour is damned fine looking). And yet – nothing beats the Thermos Food Flask....

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Breville Hot Cup – What WE Say…
Sep27

Breville Hot Cup – What WE Say…

I’ve been trying to write a review of the Breville Hot Cup for days and I’ve found it really hard. Because I assume you want to know more than “It’s great! Buy one!” But it really is great. And it’s really simple too, so there’s actually not that much to say. It arrived, I took it out of the box and, because I’m impatient, went for the “Quick Start” instruction card rather...

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I’m Looking at Towel Rails. It’s Time. (No, really. Come Look.)
Sep25

I’m Looking at Towel Rails. It’s Time. (No, really. Come Look.)

Okay. A while back now, I wrote a post about my dream bathroom (what’s that you say? You want to read What this Woman Craves from Her Dream Bathroom? Oh, go on then, as you asked so nicely), including a new radiator, towel rails and dear gods something other than 90’s blue tiling on the walls. It was a while ago now – and in it I was brave enough to show you my current bathroom in it’s glorious detail....

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GIVEAWAY! Win a Beautiful Parisian Hatbox Bouquet from Bloom Magic!
Sep19

GIVEAWAY! Win a Beautiful Parisian Hatbox Bouquet from Bloom Magic!

Bloom Magic are a fabulous Irish flower company who’re now over here – and they’re making a big splash. I’m a HUGE fan of their delicately coloured or vibrantly energetic arrangements – the careful floristry design shows in their intricate and lavish hand-tied bouquets. And I particularly love that they source their flowers locally when possible, and have designed packaging that produces as little waste...

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Top Tips on Choosing Wood Flooring
Sep19

Top Tips on Choosing Wood Flooring

Wondering what’s the difference between solid & engineered? What works best in the kitchen? Do you want fixed or random length?Fret not – we’ve got you covered! Choosing a new floor – it’s surprisingly tricky, isn’t it? Do you want carpet? Tiles? Laminate? Wood? Then once you’ve got the basics chosen, the tricky bit really begins!You’ve decided that a lush real wood flooring is the...

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