Today would usually be the day for our monthly catch up, but seeing as we have only just started posting again since the move there isn’t really a lot to catch up on, so we will just crack on with the new house updates, and todays is something a bit fun! A giant chalkboard! Continue reading →
When you fall in love with something, you tend to see what you like first. Its always been the same, we walk into a house/flat I see plain walls, wood floor, SOLD. It wasn’t quite like that this time. We spent more time working out dimensions, proportions and what needed doing. Surveys revealed minor work that was recommended but not in dire need right away and second and third visits allowed us to check out the property in more detail. We set a budget that we wanted to put aside for decorating and furniture and then came the “to do” and “we need” list. From moving several times we knew what we had stored away and what we needed but its always the little things that catch you, or you just miss them out of your first evaluation. Continue reading →
After months and months of planning, letters, surveys, certificate this, boundary that, we have officially moved in! I won’t go into any malicious detail but lets just say our patience and emotional state was tested when it came to the final few days of arranging and following though with the move in date. (picture above is where our life has been stored for the past 15 months – my parents attic!) Continue reading →
I am ever so slightly in love with this egg cup, his name is Henry! He was designed by Hello Design K. I eat a lot of boiled eggs (even more since being on the Slimming World diet) and would be so happy to have them in these cute little crown shaped egg cups! Sadly they are a little bit pricey at £16 each or 2 for £29 (and obviously I’d need 2!) but they are simply adorable! So Christmas ideas for any family or friends reading this.
The new-look M&S Cardiff Capital store was revealed on the 7th August. The makeover which has seen the former Home and Food store transformed to offer customers over 20,000 sq ft of women’s, men’s and children’s fashion, as well as an revamped food hall. Continue reading →