Storage – a minefield!

As you know we are thinking about moving and having a change – nothing to report as yet, but it will almost certainly be a downsize. Exciting, but the one thing that is worrying me though is where will we put all our stuff?? Yes, I know we can chuck a lot out, but what […]

Living with Beauty

I realise I am getting a bit of a bee in my bonnet here, but home and interior design are real passions of mine and I am convinced that Marie Kondo’s book, ‘The Magic of Tidying’, my Ikea challenge to ‘Live with Less’ and this blog, which is basically my mission to help people live […]

Marie Kondo

The new word for tidiness is KonMari after the Japanese author, Marie Kondo, the title of this post. This woman has changed my life – RESPECT – after a lifetime of being messy, thinking I was ‘too busy to be tidy’, I have realised the fun I am missing out on – being messy, because […]

Eva’s room

We have just done a makeover of a bedroom in our house for our daughter – part of a major shift around resulting from building our garden building…more about that in future posts – it is very nearly ready! Lovely offer from Argos, when they realised that we were doing this, of some furniture. It […]

Jelly Design again

Another Jelly Design project, this was Di’s sister’s home, in North Berwick, Gill McKay. Jelly transformed a small arts and crafts cottage into this gorgeous, laid back, family home. The McKays have moved now and are working on a new home….can’t wait to see it! I mentioned before that Gill has taken on Di’s french […]