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    Our back garden summer makeover


    I have written many times about how our back garden is more of a yard than a back garden. It’s quite small but has room for a small patio set and some storage for all the plastic garden tat my son has accumulated over the years. With Freddie making his appearance we wanted to make the garden much more family friendly and accessible so we looked into laying some artificial grass and it has transformed the space.  Continue Reading

  • 5 ways to improve your property price

    *A collaborative post  If your home is no longer working for you and your family and it’s time to look elsewhere, selling up and moving on might be your next step. But what if…

  • Regina kitchen towel BBQ

    Enjoying the last drop of sunshine with Regina

    *Post in collaboration with Regina  Earlier this week, we decided to take advantage of a sunny September day and host a family barbecue in the garden. Having recently done up the garden and invested…

  • Leesa sleep mattress

    Sleeping like a baby with Leesa // Review

    *A collaborative post with Leesa With a young family to look after, my days are pretty busy. From the moment I wake up I’m always on the go with meals to prepare and serve,…

  • Lighting the Way for Family Time in the Garden

    This year, I’ve made the decision to take on and conquer my summer garden. The West Midlands is getting an upgrade. Hang on to your hats, Grand Designs, and get ready for something special.…

  • Clearabee rubbish removals

    Tackling home renovations with Clearabee // Review

    As the owners of our home for almost 15 years, there aren’t many rooms of our modest little terraced house that we haven’t decorated or renovated over the years. One room has however stayed…