How old is too old to be a blogger? I began blogging 4 months ago and I turned 40 one month ago; am I too old to be a blogger? Blogging is a relatively new phenomenon which has grown massively over the past decade. There are insane amounts of blogs and bloggers now, both amateur … Continue reading Am I too old to be a blogger?
I despise those ambiguous status updates/motivational quotes and one aspect of blogging means baring all, to a degree. I will always be open and honest in my posts but if there's anything I don't want to share, I won't. However, a month ago I detailed 40 personal hopes, wishes and plans for my 40th and … Continue reading You Ok Hun???
Our new house is quite big. Some might think it's too big for 'just us two' and the animals (no children - not by choice but not anyone's business). WE might think it's too big sometimes but, honestly, it's utterly fantastic too! We got it for a great price, we're changing it to suit the … Continue reading The Bigger The Better?
Moving into our old house felt like moving into a palace! We moved from a ground floor apartment into a 1930s end of terrace - with a garden! We bought the house from an old lady who, out of the entire spectrum, favoured two colours: peach and mint green! So, we set about transforming the … Continue reading Quitting While You’re Ahead!
The vibrant vision I have in my head for our new house is 'cosy grandeur', if that's not too much of an oxymoron! Our house is the double bay fronted, spacious, handsome 1930s house of my dreams which currently feels a bit sad and unloved due to previous neglect and dodgy workmanship EVERYWHERE - there … Continue reading Come on in, the tour’s open…
This week, 8 weeks after moving in to our new house, we are finally getting the professionals in to quote for overhauling our inherited pink monstrosity of a shower room. The shower room was always going to be the starting point of our renovation project because it's the grimmest (and grimiest) room in the whole house - pink basin, … Continue reading The Eradication of the Pink Monstrosity!
To celebrate my 40th birthday (which was on Christmas Eve), we travelled to St. Lucia for an all inclusive, luxurious holiday at Sandals Halcyon Resort in Castries. Never before in my 40 years have I been on holiday in December and it was GLORIOUS! Retrospectively, my personal loves, likes and loathes of the holidays were as … Continue reading St. Lucia Loves, Likes and Loathes!