Best laid plans..

We’ve been in our current home for just over 8 years now. It was (when we first bought it) a home for us to make our own, settle into for a couple of years and then move on. However, the housing market crashed along with…

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Pincushion Swap 2012

I recently signed up to take part in a Pincushion Swap as organised by Hannah over at quirkyhannah. She allocated us swap partners and I was paired up with Sarah. Sarah is a very talented lady and you can see some of her lovely stuff…

Doggy day care anyone?

Pets get lonely, just like people… After spending the Summer holidays at home with hubby, I know Mikey (our loveable woofer) will get lonely when we go back to working normal school hours in September. Dogs can misbehave when they have been left alone at home for a…

As worn by… Maternity clothes, the capsule …

Having spent the last 18 months slimming down my wardrobe, I’m now facing a mini-battle with myself coming to terms with the fact that a) I will put on weight b) I am going to have a huge bump c) the once more toned areas…

Handmade Heart Swap 2012

Back in May, I signed up to the Handmade Heart Swap as hosted by the lovely Mary Poppins. Mary allocated us with swap partners and I was very lucky to have been paired up with the very talented Claire of Beautiful Things. 

Review: MaterniCare

As a veteran to weight loss, my poor skin has endured quite a bit. Now that I’m pregnant with an ever increasing waistline, I’m trying to combat the effects of pregnancy on my skin including additional stretch marks. I was sent a bottle of MaterniCare® Pre &…