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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Back last year our kitchen underwent a massive transformation, it was completely gutted, walls and ceilings were knocked down and we had a lovely new IKEA kitchen fitted. I had every intention of blogging about it when it was completed, but the pregnancy symptoms and illnesses caught up with me and I never got around to it, it has been over a year since we finished it so I figure…

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IKEA Molndal Pendant Lamp £15 ♥ Morphy Richards Accents Toaster in cream £22.50 ♥ Morphy Richards Accents Pyramid Kettle £29.99 ♥ Next Egg House £10 ♥ Next Kitchen Roll Holder £10 ♥ Next storage jars £24 ♥ Next Double Oven Glove £8 ♥ Next Love Stacking Mugs £16 ♥ Pair of mini hanging hearts £3.90    As you are no doubt aware by now we are currently having a new kitchen fitted. It is now almost complete which means that it is time to think about accessories. I quite fancy a…

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I wasn’t going to share this on here but I figured that I may as well, it may interest some of you. A while back I was lucky enough to win the Sage By Heston Blumenthal Smart Fryer via ao.com’s Twitter. At the time of entering the competition I didn’t realise that the winner had to do a video review of the fryer (I really must start checking T&Cs!) and…

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On a recent IKEA trip we decided to pick up some of their Variera shelf dividers, our kitchen is teeny tiny and we are always in need of extra storage. I had no idea where I would use them but knew that I would find somewhere so I grabbed one in each size.  I decided to use the largest Variera in the cupboard that holds our plates. There is so…

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