The playroom – before

We finished off the playroom last year and it is one of my favourite rooms in the house.  Before I share some after photos (it’s not really that picture worthy at the moment; it’s mostly full of plastic tat and there are no curtains or pictures on the walls) I thought I’d share what it … Continue reading The playroom – before

Washable nappies

Those of you who have followed me on Instagram for a while will know I’m a bit of an eco worrier. I have always been passionate about the environment, and I even studied conservation biology at university.  I have always tried to do my best to protect the environment through my work and volunteering and … Continue reading Washable nappies

A new year

Wow, long time since I posted huh?! A lot has happened in the last year, the biggest change was our wee boy Archie joining the family in December. Which was the main reason I didn’t blog in 2017 as I spent most of it feeling rubbish!  But now he’s a couple of weeks old, and … Continue reading A new year

The bathroom – after

Following on from my last post, I thought I’d share our lovely new bathroom. We bought the suite from Burlington Bathrooms.  I took ages choosing the tiles again (poor Peter at tiles was very helpful as I pretty much viewed every subway tile he stocked), and I’m not 100% happy with my floor choice as … Continue reading The bathroom – after

Veg box scheme

One of my New Year’s resolutions was to be more eco-conscious.  I have started to change the products we use and shop more ethically, but it is hard when I’m working and looking after James to find time to research alternative options, and find stockists.  The switch to environmentally friendly cleaning products was relatively easy, though quite … Continue reading Veg box scheme