Be still my beating heart !
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Be still my beating heart !

It’s been a while since our last visit to the boot sale and to be honest when hubby woke me at 6.00am this morning I was all for turning over and going back to sleep.  Thing is I know how…

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Bathroom Renovation
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Bathroom Renovation

One memory that stands out from the many on the day we moved into this house was the sight of my good friend sitting upstairs in the filthy cast iron bath scrubbing like a woman possessed and  crying her heart out…

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What’s behind the vintage trend ?
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What’s behind the vintage trend ?

Vintage has been the buzz word in fashion, interior and media trends for a number of years now, with everything from 1950s’ dresses to 1970s’G Plan furniture making a comeback. But what’s behind our current obsession with the past that…

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Happy Christmas
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Happy Christmas

Happy Christmas Everybody. Hope you all have a wonderful, happy and peaceful time.  I am having a bit of a break with my family and will be back soon with lots of great new plans for the blog.

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Vintage egg cup candle votives
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Vintage egg cup candle votives

I found these gorgeous EPNS egg cups in a battered old box and tarnished so badly you could barely see the etched design.  I cleaned them up and decided they would make smashing little candle votives for the Christmas season. …

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