I haven’t been abroad for over five years now, neither has Spencer, and poor Aria has hardly left Wales let alone the UK! I’m not entirely sure when we will next travel abroad, the thought of travelling with a toddler fills me with dread, so the holiday would have to tick a lot of boxes. A Private Pool The thought of sitting at the pool while a trillion kids run…

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This coming year sees me turning 33. People born in the year 2000 will turn 18. How is that even possible? Surely people born in 2000 are still babies! My nan always used to say “you know you’re getting old when the Policemen are getting younger”. She was right. I now see Policemen and I’m convinced that they should still be in school, in reality they’re in their twenties. I…

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I don’t tend to make new years resolutions, but I always make plans for the new year. The fresh new year just seems like a good time to get things done, full of motivation and eager to go. A time to finish jobs started in 2017 and start jobs dreamt about in 2017. There is so much that we want to do to our house, but time and funds aren’t…

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I’m well and truly hooked on the copper trend and gradually introducing more and more copper into my kitchen. At first I worried that it would look odd, we have a silver sink and draining board, silver cupboard and drawer handles – would the copper stick out like a sore thumb? I’ve started by adding a few copper accessories. We have copper pans hanging down on one wall and more…

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Our Degustabox* arrived a little earlier than usual this month which was a lovely surprise in the crazy run up to Christmas. Aria and I couldn’t wait to get unboxing the December Degustabox and trialling the delicious contents. The December Degustabox was another hit for Aria and me!  This month’s Degustabox ticked all the boxes with some (very delicious) chocolates, savoury snacks, drinks and more. As you can see from…

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