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The interiors section of my blog has grown steadily since moving into our new home. I can finally having gorgeous lighting hanging from high ceilings, room for lots of ‘stuff’ (I’m not minimal living!) and plenty of light for dark painted walls. Come on a journey with me as we transform our home to reflect our personalities.

living sustainably
Interiors

Living Sustainably with help from Ikea: Update

It’s been a while since my last post about Ikea’s living sustainably programme called Live Lagom. A little reminder for you all… us and some other families and interiors bloggers from the Leeds and Yorkshire area (plus lots of…

Dining Room - Interiors Blog
Interiors

Getting the dining room sorted

So far I’ve taken you on the journey of how we got our house and the state it was in before the renovations. I’ve also shown you what it looked like fresh from being renovated. This is the first…

Interiors

The journey to getting our dream home

Regular readers will know that we recently moved to a Grade II listed early Victorian house. The process, I have to say, was pretty stressful…but worth it, in the end. Moving house is never fun, whatever the situation. We…

Indoor gardening with Ikea
Interiors

Sustainable indoor gardening with Ikea

As you know, I’ve been taking part in a project with Ikea on sustainable living…taking a look at how we can reduce the amount we heat our house and secondarily how we can reduce food waste. Ikea has been…

Live LAGOM at Ikea Leeds
Interiors

Live LAGOM! Being more sustainable at home

I’ve become an ambassador for Ikea’s Live LAGOM sustainable project and I want to tell you all about it…but first…we’ve moved into our new house! We’re finally in! It happened a couple of weeks ago and we’ve since been generally…

Interiors

Moving House

Regular readers will know that I’m moving house soon. They’ll know because I’ve been talking about how stressed I was in December about it! The new house in a grade II listed early Victorian house in North Leeds and…

NEST table
Interiors

NEST.co.uk Blogger Breakfast

I recently went to the NEST.co.uk Bloggers Breakfast at their showroom in Sheffield. NEST had invited myself and a few other interiors bloggers over for a cuppa, some delicious cake and a nosey around their gaff. I’ve always liked…

Silver Retro Telephone
Interiors

Silver Retro Telephone

So in love with our new silver retro telephone… I’ve despised home telephones for a long while…while mobile telephones advance and move on, home telephones seem to stand still. Trying to find a set of cordless handsets that don’t…

Interiors

My favourites from Habitat’s new collection

Habitat have really upped their game in the past year or two. My nearest is the mini-Habitat in Leeds Moor Allerton Homebase. If I ever go in, I can browse for quite a while picking lovely things up. They…