Category Archives: Lifestyle

Daily Rituals for Good Sleep with Swedish bedmakers Hastens

February 9, 2018

 
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We will spend, on average, almost a third of our lives asleep. If you read my sleep piece back at the start of January this won’t be the first time that you’ve read this fact, but have you thought about how much of an impact the way we sleep has upon our lives, and vice versa how our lives impact upon our ability to sleep? Read More
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Snug as a Bug: Tips on Designing Your Bedroom and Getting a Good Nights Sleep with Tempur & Warren Evans

January 2, 2018

WARREN EVANS TEMPUR MATRESS TIPS FOR A GOOD NIGHTS SLEEP, Scandinavian Monochrome bedroom design ideas and inspiration (1)

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Happy New Year! I hope you’ve all had a lovely Christmas break, I’ve really enjoyed the extra downtime with family, and it must be noted the odd lie-in too! There’s almost no place in my home I love as much as my bedroom so it’s nice to have had some extra time in it.Read More

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Cocktail Hour with the New Barwell Range from Soho Home at John Lewis

November 29, 2017

 

John Lewis Soho Home Barwell range, champagne coupee (2)

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At this time of year it’s all too easy to get caught up in a whir of things that need to get done, places you have to be and things you should have done yesterday. But it’s also a time that I try to findRead More

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Getting The Christmas Table Ready with Thornback & Peel

November 6, 2017

 

Thornback and Peel Festive designs for Christmas tableware 2017, turkeys brussel sprourts, trees, stags, robins. Christmas table design ideas refined pared back blogger challenge (1)

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It’s November already, there’s a distinct chill in the air, Halloween and fireworks night are out of the way, which can only mean one thing C-H-R-I-S-T-M-A-S!! There see I broke the word up so we wouldn’t all shudder at it’s early appearance so soon. I know it seems early, right? Read More

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Beautiful Kitchenware | Nagasaki Speckled Pans (& my Middle Eastern Pancake recipe)

October 18, 2017

 

Hollys-House-Nagasaki-Pans-splatter-monochrome-japanese-scandi-design-with-wood-handles-artisan-kitchenwareImage: Design Soda

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You may have noticed in my recent post on the kitchen makeover that I have acquired some really rather beautiful pans in a splash pattern design. Read More

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