Amazing Vintage Tea Light Lanterns by Kate Lycett
Dec09

Amazing Vintage Tea Light Lanterns by Kate Lycett

We think these amazing Lanterns by Kate Lycett are incredibly beautiful, wouldn’t you agree?These lanterns have been a staple in our Christmas traffic for years, and every time I see them pop up I pause and ooh at their prettiness. The tea-light lanterns are printed on fine card and laser cut – and entirely made in Yorkshire. Packaged flat, they come with photos and instructions. It also comes with a card envelope (38cm x...

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The Handmaid’s Tale Notebook. I WANT.
Dec01

The Handmaid’s Tale Notebook. I WANT.

Oh my, how I want this Handmaid’s Tale Notebook. I have to say – I do try and stay clear of The Literary Gift Company. I actively avoid it, if I’m honest. WAY too tempting. But… temptation to get the better of me, and I wandered over for a quick peek. And once again, I sqeee-ed, oooh-ed, gasped, and was stabbed with longing everywhere I turned. So. Anyway. Once I dragged myself away from the bulging shopping...

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3hrs of Original Tom & Jerry Cartoons for FREE! *happy*
Nov05

3hrs of Original Tom & Jerry Cartoons for FREE! *happy*

Ten years ago, my then-small boys’ favourite TV watching pleasure was Original Tom & Jerry Cartoons. So much so that I tweeted this – (oh my days, those baby boys are all gurt big & man-sized now) The response was fast and universal. There was simply an outpouring of affection for the cat & mouse duo, squeaks of agreement and a lot of “my-son/daughter-loves-them-too!”. Whether those sons were 2 or...

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Our Top 5 Summer Kaftans – perfect cover ups for the beach!
Jul01

Our Top 5 Summer Kaftans – perfect cover ups for the beach!

We’re headed off on our first summery break next week – two weeks with a pool in the Dordogne. Being the end of May, we’re not expecting a glorious heatwave, but I’m well aware that the temperatures are likely to get high on the good days, so we’re going prepared!Naturally that means a spot of holiday shopping! Thanks to my ‘packing light’ policy we’re mostly covered; new goggles...

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Spotted – Gorgeous Yellow Adjustable Desk Lamp for £16!
May23

Spotted – Gorgeous Yellow Adjustable Desk Lamp for £16!

It probably hasn’t escape regular readers attention that I have a bit of a ‘thing’ for an Anglepoise lamp. So much so that one of my genuinely most treasured possessions is ‘Arthur’; my original 1920s Herbert Terry Anglepoise lamp which my lovely husband bought me for my 40th birthday. I love him, and always thank him politely when he turns on (Arthur that is, not the husband. Don’t be smutty.)....

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The Old Curiosity Secret Garden Gin – Lavender And Echinacea | #Spotted
Mar05

The Old Curiosity Secret Garden Gin – Lavender And Echinacea | #Spotted

Ooo we love a wee bit of Gin and so when we can accross this fabulous Old Curiosity Secret Garden Gin infused with Lavender and Echinacea from Prezzy Box we just had to share! The Old Curiosity Secret Garden Gin – Lavender And Echinacea Fantastic floral flavours make this gin truly unique. Infused with lavender and echinacea, relax after a long and stressful day with this amazing, distinctive Lavender and Echinacea Secret Garden...

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