After spending a small fortune on all of the weird and wonderful costs associated with moving house and then buying a million and seventeen tester pots only to paint the living room white, a far flung family holiday is just not on the cards for us this year.Read More
Me - Is this a weed?
Paul - A weed is anything growing somewhere that you don't want it to.
Me - I'm not sure it works like that.
Paul - Oh.
We may have moved a mere hop, skip and jump down the road from our old abode but where we are now couldn't feel more different. We have a home and garden with a little bit more space and a whole lot more history. Yes, a new build was insanely practical when the boys were very young and I will be eternally grateful for having zero renovation or decorating work to do during the years they deemed sleep highly unnecessary, but I love the quirky features and solid walls (a metre thick in some places) that our much older house brings.Read More