Crochet · Monthly craft challenge

Flower power: crochet flowers #diyblogchallenge

This month’s DIY blog challenge was flower theme. I really struggled to come up with something, I found several ideas on Pinterest which I wanted to try but was finding it hard to locate the supplies (they all needed secondhand items and I just couldn’t find them!)

I thought I was going to have to pull out this month when I suddenly remembered I had started some crochet flowers months ago and never used them for anything.  Continue reading “Flower power: crochet flowers #diyblogchallenge”

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Remove These Things from Your Living Room Right Now


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The living room should be a relaxing space where we can relax after a hard day’s toil, maybe watch some TV and have fun with the family. Sadly, for a great many people this isn’t the case because their living room is so cluttered that it causes them stress from the second they step in there.

If that sounds familiar, or if you’re just looking to create a more restful living space, take a look at these unnecessary items you should remove from your living room right now. Trust me; you won’t miss them at all!! Continue reading “Remove These Things from Your Living Room Right Now”

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Influencer’s night with Philippines Department of Tourism London | #itsmorefuninthephilippines

I got invited to attend the social networking event hosted by traverse events, it was the influencer’s night with Philippines Department of Tourism London. Amy wasn’t able to come with me so I took my sister in law which was nice. The event was to showcase the philippines as one of the top travelling destination when it comes to tourism: “It’s more fun in the philippines”. Continue reading “Influencer’s night with Philippines Department of Tourism London | #itsmorefuninthephilippines”

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Psychology of Colour: what colour should you decorate?!

Choosing colours for your home is a difficult task, I work for a paint manufacturer and I know the stress it brings people!

Did you know that certain colours can affect our emotions or how we behave in the house?

Thomas Sanderson has produced a guide which gives you a guide for the best colour for each room and the science behind it. I have taken their key points below for you, but do check out their full guide on their siteContinue reading “Psychology of Colour: what colour should you decorate?!”

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Guest post : Staying healthy during the school holidays

Today’s guest post is written by Steph from Hungry Harriet, if you would like to know more about Steph, please scroll down to the bottom of this post where you can find her details.

Hooray! School’s out for summer. No early morning alarms, no mad rushes out of the door with one shoe and a shirt on backwards but best of all – no packed lunches. The school holidays are a chance to have some fun and enjoy a well-deserved break but what does that mean for your eating routine and meal times?
Here are my top tips on making sure the children in your life are still eating (reasonably) healthy and getting all those important vitamins and minerals while still having plenty of fun during their break from school: Continue reading “Guest post : Staying healthy during the school holidays”

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Pole fitness, my favourite way to lose mummy tummy!

I started doing pole last September, I have always been lucky to be pretty skinny, but after having the kids I developed a bit of a mummy tummy and a few rolls around the middle. I didn’t need to lose weight just tighten up and tone.

Before starting pole

I chose Inversity Fitness, based near Worthing West Sussex, because a friend goes there and I am so glad I did. After the first week I was hooked.  Continue reading “Pole fitness, my favourite way to lose mummy tummy!”