Bathroom makeover…

Apparently spring is on the way on my corner of the globe and that means it’s time to give my rooms a bit of an overhaul and a spruce up. Here are some of my bathroom makeover ideas. Stockists (clockwise) Multi purpose organic paint in Pale Dusky Blue from Lakeland Paints – £20.99 Pebble wall […]

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How to make your home healthy…

I’m really conscious about making sure my home is a healthy place to live. I’m not talking about the usual vacuuming, mopping and dusting, that goes without saying. No I’m talking about making the environment reallly healthy – which is a must when you have three doggies and two cat fur babies living with you […]

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A feeling in the air…

There’s something in the air today.  A feeling. In my tiny corner of the globe the sun is making appearance and gaining strength, the temperature is 13 degrees.  There’s the familiar sound of blackbirds squawking over their territories.  That lovely smell of fresh air that you only get by having the windows open during the day. […]

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Haul from Yankee Candle

Hello my name is Sarah and I am obsessed with candles!  There I said it!  So the news that my local Yankee Candle pop-up store was closing post-Christmas – and there were savings to be made – was MUSIC to my ears! As we all know candles have been burnt for centuries.  Initially they were […]

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Have a go Friday: Gluten-free chocolate cake

So last week we had “How to make” healthy platters and this week I thought we’d have “Treat Week”. Let’s face it, you’re probably about to reward yourself for completing Dry January or four weeks on your New Years Diet… So whilst I’m no Mary Berry this recipe will definitely hit the spot.  It’s tested […]

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Five things that I’m in love with right now…

Here are the five things that I couldn’t do without in my life right now. Camomile tea – I’d forgotten how lush this little slice of summer tastes and how calming it is.  This is me with my gorgeous Anthropology ‘S’ mug and some Pukka Three Camomile tea. I like the Pukka’s because they come […]

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Mood food granola

So today was a kitchen day… finally all the Christmas junk has gone and my cupboards are no longer groaning with festive goodies. A quick trip to the supermarket for provisions for this super easy granola recipe, packed with mood enhancing ingredients.

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I wasn’t expecting that…

Finally over the xmas period I got me some ‘me’ time – you know from my previous post how important ‘me’ time is.  there i am in a quiet house – dawgs are alseep,cats are snoozing, the long-suffering Sarz 1st (aka my wonderful hubby) was out – i had the place to myself. Picture the […]

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