I’ve fallen in love, I’ve fallen hard, and fast for an Etsy shop I stumbled across just last week. Albert and Grace Vintage Wares was featured in the Etsy newsletter last week, and is just the kind of store I love. Cheryl has a real knack for displaying the items she has for sale, and…Continue Reading
Just about the only thing I miss from our old house, is the pool. We only had the pool for 2 years before we sold up and moved to our Pen Y Llechwedd, and it really was the most used part of our home. Our youngest could barely swim before we put it in, once…Continue Reading
This week, I finally share Master 12’s Bedroom. I’ve shown a little of this over on Instagram, however now that the painter is finished, I can share it all 🙂 Makeovers are always a little easier when you have a blank canvas to start with. In this room we have the same grey walls, with…Continue Reading
This week, we changed the front garden. You may remember a few months ago, we ripped most of the former plantings out, and opted for a cottage type garden look.
Here is the “before”.
Each day I am reminded of just how much there is to be grateful for in each day. This is some of what I was thankful for this week.
With Summer in it’s last month, we are beginning to consider how we may use our deck in the Winter. Being the typical old Queenslander, there are decks all around the house, so enjoying the Winter sun, should never be a problem. We haven’t done anything to decorate our decks yet, preferring to concentrate on…Continue Reading
Today I wanted to explain why getting your selections in on time is important. Far too often, builders are enforcing their deadlines without explanation and the unfortunate client has no idea why they can’t just take an extra day or two to decide on something they will be stuck with for the next 5-10 years.…Continue Reading