Wooden Bar

Creating a bar!

Our new house has a separate dining room which is something we’ve never had before. While it’s great having the extra room finding furniture has been a little difficult. We already had a table but the room seemed to be missing something. First we thought getting a sideboard was the way to go, however after […] Read more…

Countryside Walk – Gore Glen

At the weekend my husband and I took the dog out to Gore Glen a woodland¬†just outside Edinburgh, as it was a sunny day I decided to take the camera along to get some pictures for you (sorry this post is a bit picture heavy). As we have a very active dog, we spend most […] Read more…

Love Your Clothes

On Thursday I went to my first ever blog event. The event was organised by Zero Waste Scotland and Scotland Re-Designed and was promoting the Love Your Clothes campaign which aims to limit textile waste.¬†The event was held in the Scotland Re-Designed Limited Edition shop in Ocean Terminal, Edinburgh which is full of fabulous Scottish […] Read more…

Winter Essentials

I thought I’d share with you some of my winter essentials. I’ve seen a few posts about Spring already but since it’s only January and the worst of the weather is yet to come I definitely still consider it to be winter. I’ve broken it down into 3 categories: style/keeping warm, skincare and makeup. I’ve […] Read more…

dining table set up for one person

Coping when your partners away

How do you cope when your partner works away from home? My husband works away from home in the offshore Oil and Gas industry, which if I’m honest is incredibly hard. I appreciate I’m luckier than most wives whose husbands works away he has a set schedule and is never away for more than 3 […] Read more…

Warming Curried Parsnip Soup

  I don’t know about you but I’m always looking for new ideas for lunches especially for work. Shop brought sandwiches 5 days a week can get very boring not to mention expensive. This year I want to really commit to bringing my lunch with me to work. A great way to do this is […] Read more…

Walking boots worn with jeans standing in the mud

Woodland Walk

On Saturday I decided to take the dog out to try and find some new walks near our new house. We are very lucky that there is a cycle path near the house for shorter walks during the week, but on the weekends we like to take the dog and longer walks since its something […] Read more…

Stack of cardboard boxes ready for house move

Moving Tips

I recently moved house and thought I would share some of my tips on moving with you. I’m focusing on the actual moving part of moving house as I’m in no way qualified or experienced enough to help you with mortgages etc. Before You Move At least 2 weeks before you move you need to […] Read more…

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