In the past my craft expertise has been limited. I’m a bit of a bodge-it merchant – I’m impatient, really bad at reading instructions and don’t give things time to dry properly.
Which is why my latest home exploits have really surprised me – as I’m actually *happy* with the results. Read More
Campaign image for All My Children / H&M
DRUMROLL PLEASE ….
The THREE winners of the MMM / H&M £50 gift cards are:
and Lucy Mitchell
They were all picked for their virtual styling tricks – if you want to take a look at their ideas, check out the comments feed for the post here. Read More
Last week I showed you the mood board for Charlie’s new grown-up bedroom.
Today it’s Lila’s new room idea – which is well underway. I’m very excited about putting all the little bits together – cushions, bedlinen and pictures – to personalise her space. Read More
I don’t think I will ever get over the fact that I missed out on the checkerboard playhouse from a previous collection by H&M All For Children – but I’m hoping this time I have enough advance warning for their new range. Read More
Image: Farg & Form at This Modern Life
There’s something I really, really cannot stand about specific ‘kids’ bedding ranges – and that’s twee.
Cartoon characters? Shudder. Pastel shades of ‘gender-appropriate’ duvet sets? Not for me thanks. And cutesy flowers / dinosaurs / pirates? Read More
Last Saturday we went to a gorgeous family wedding in London and the invitation extended to the kids – our first ever family wedding together.
Usually our brilliant parents have them when we’re invited to a wedding, but this one meant my in-laws would be there too – a whole new experience. Read More
I find holiday packing the most stressful thing in the world. Even when I only have myself to account for, it’s painful because I LIKE HAVING ALL MY CLOTHES AROUND ME. After all, who knows what mood I will be in when I wake up and get dressed? Read More
Sun-San Salt-Water Sandals
Unless you’ve been under a rock, you can’t have failed to notice that there is a new sandal trend in town. Visit any park at any moment and I guarantee you will spot kids wearing cute, brightly coloured styles while mum goes matchy-matchy in metallics or neutral brown. Read More