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DIY Scaffolding Shelves

Among the many jobs we're doing constantly around the house, one of them that I had been thinking about for a while was to remove a set of cupboards in the kitchen and replace them with some open shelves. There was nothing wrong with the cupboards but with the amazing storage that the kitchen already… Continue reading DIY Scaffolding Shelves

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Chocolate Chip Scones

I know it hasn't been that long since my last baking post, but recently when I was flicking through one of my cook books I came across a recipe for chocolate chip scones and literally had a 'duh!!' moment to myself. I love to bake for other people so when Toby doesn't like something, I… Continue reading Chocolate Chip Scones

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Spring Updates

When the daffodils start to bloom andย the sun starts shining through our windows again it's the perfect time to bring your house out of the depths of winter and give it the good old spring clean (mostly because the sun makes even the cleanest house look filthyย by showing up all the dirt and dust that… Continue reading Spring Updates

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New Kitchen For ยฃ150?

28th December 2015... most people would've probably been crashed out on their sofas, filled to the brim with mince pies and refusing to move away from old James Bond re-runs on the telly, not us! As soon as the festive season passed this year I decided enough was enough of our cream/magnolia/out of an episode… Continue reading New Kitchen For ยฃ150?

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The Dresser Tour

My pride and joy, and one of my favourite pieces of furniture in the entire house is my kitchen dresser. We had to wait a while to find the perfect one before we bought one, I knew I didn't want to paint it so needed one that had 'nice wood', sounds weird but you get… Continue reading The Dresser Tour