Feel-Good Tea

ad* I don’t know about you, but there’s just something about Autumn that makes me feel so excited. I’m not sure if it’s past memories of new shiny school shoes and choosing a new pencil case. Or maybe it’s the fact I can start shopping for cosy knits and it’s officially ok to light all…

Time for tea

*Ad I’m the first to admit I love a good cuppa! It’s pretty much the first thing I think about when I wake up in the morning. As the old saying goes… ‘Nothing brings people together like a great cup of tea.’ With summer finally in full swing, and now that restrictions are easing, there’s…

Ahmad Tea Natural Benefits Collection

AD* Let’s face it, In these current difficult times, staying healthy in both mind and body is even more important than ever before. Many of us are looking for easy ways to stay nourished, fit and healthy 24/7. For me, feeling good in all these areas means a smooth running day, restful sleep and in…

The Beautiful Yorkshire Dales ~ Aysgarth Nook

*Ad With staycations in England set to be back on the cards from July 4th (whoop!) I thought I would share a fabulous holiday property I discovered back in February. Before lockdown, when getting in the car for a much needed weekend away with family and friends was still very much a thing you could…

Christmas Storage with Addis Home

*AD Broken baubles, tangled fairy lights, a lost Christmas stocking, any of these sound familiar? Like many of you, my Christmas decorations hold years of precious memories. So the last thing I want to see when I open a box after nearly a year in storage are damaged items. In a bid to make 2020…

A Weekend in The Surrey Hills

Having visited Surrey several times as a child, I’ve been desperate to return to this beautiful part of the world. I was thrilled when Julie from Surrey Hills Cottage Holidays invited me and my family to stay*. Our home for the weekend was 2 Limetree cottages, one of the two properties Julie and her parther…

Garden Update ~ Decking Reveal

*Ad Here it is, my new deck in all its glory. I hope you’ll agree that these stunning Trex grey composite boards look as fabulous as I hoped they would in my little London garden. I’m currently on the lookout for the perfect table and chairs set to finish this area off (once I can…

Sneak Peek ~ NEW Decking

Ad* Last week a very exciting thing happened… Our new garden decking was fitted! To say we’re over the moon with it is an understatement. What’s more, the build itself went  incredibly smoothly. Since then we’ve been planting up around it, ahead of the final reveal. For now, here’s some sneak peeks, plus some information…