Can you believe it? There is only one more sleep to go and The Great Houses of Ipswich open day will have arrived. It’s been a week full of surprises and hard work, but I can promise you, she is ready to shine at her best, just for you!! Like all events, we…Continue Reading
Last year the family of the first owners of our home came to visit. With them they bought amazing stories and history of our house, answering many of our questions. One of the questions they answered was the use of our eldest girls bedroom, which was in their day, a room they called…Continue Reading
In only a few short sleeps, our home will be open to the public by invitation of The Great Houses of Ipswich program. While both The Builder and I are very excited, we have been super, super busy trying to pull this all together. Getting our home ready for the 1000 or so people who…Continue Reading
I have fallen, and fallen hard for mud rooms. The organisation that a mud room brings to a home, makes my heart sing. While I haven’t found a way to incorporate one here at Pen Y Llechwedd, that wont stop me from dream and scheming about them. How knows, a client in the near future…Continue Reading
In 2015, I was thrilled to be announced as the HIA-CSR QLD Business Partner of The Year. This has brought about many exciting opportunities for me over the 12 months that followed including many public speaking engagements, including one at the end of last year for the HIA. The Women in…Continue Reading
As I have previously spoken about, our Pen Y Llechwedd being selected by The Great Houses of Ipswich program was invited to open on Saturday 13th May from 10am until 4pm. We have been busily preparing for our most welcome visitors with a thorough clean, spit and polish and a few changes have…Continue Reading
This post has been written in collaboration with Thomsons Outdoor Pine.
One of the things I talk a lot about on the blog, is how to add value to your home. I am frequently asked what is the number one thing homeowners can do to add value, and I am happy to say it is as…Continue Reading