1. It takes MUCH longer & is MUCH more exhausting than anticipated! Although our shower room renovation physically took 13 working days, there was a lot to coordinate beforehand and during. We contacted several companies for quotes in January but apparently decent tradespeople are never available immediately, so we had to wait until April for … Continue reading 5 Lessons I’ve Learned About Renovations!
This blog has been sitting in my drafts folder for weeks, just gathering dust because I felt a bit too vulnerable to publically share my situation. However, this week I have read blogs by Call Me Amy, Owls and Stags and Bethany Sandland which touch on this very topic so, buoyed by it being #MentalHealthAwarenessWeek too, I am finally pressing publish! … Continue reading Asking for a friend..?
Nineteen weeks into my #40booksformy 40th reading challenge and I've finished 15 books - I need to crack on! However, having started a brand new job in February (which I blogged about here) and beginning the extensive renovation of our new house in April (which I wrote about here and here) I think managing 79% of a book per week isn't too shabby. … Continue reading 40 for my 40th: books 11-15!