It’s easy to become overly excited and overwhelmed when moving into a new rented place. You immediately want to unpack everything and stuff all your furniture in but it helps if you take a little time to prepare and plan. I’ve been renting pretty much my whole life and have picked up some great tips[…]
For as long as I remember I have always been obsessed with other people’s houses. I am that person who sneaks a look in the cupboards when I’ve gone to the bathroom and the person you see who’s creepily looking in your window as they walk past. Coming from a poor-ish background, I’ve never lived[…]
It was a Sunday evening, I was sitting quietly watching Love Island (don’t you dare judge me) and it honestly sounded like a bomb had gone off. My trusty command hook had failed me and the mirror I had hanging crashed down and smashed all over the floor. Now I am not one to make[…]
Progress has been made, plants have been bought, more fairy lights have been put up and we’re a bit closer to the bohemian urban jungle I’m now aiming for. Yes, I know I was obsessed with teal but I was struggling to incorporate it into the room without it still looking rather sparse and all-over-the-place.[…]
Why in 2018, is it so hard to get a parcel delivered successfully with zero hiccups? And I’ve been on both sides of this, working for a small online retailer I know, no matter who the courier is, there’s only a 60-70% chance that parcel is going to get where it’s going first time. No one seems to be able to nail the whole delivery thing which is astounding considering how much we rely on it now.
If you’re like me, you may have to use a room for a few different purposes, maybe you have an open plan kitchen and living room or a living-dining room and are not sure how you can split up the space. Fear not as I have compiled a list of the most inventive ways to create your own room dividers and you may already own the items you need to do it!
If you’re anything like me you’re constantly asking for the ‘big light’ to be turned off in the evenings – there’s something about the warm glow of a softly lit room that makes you feel so cosy! It can be hard to find affordable lamps that don’t scream out the price tag but I’ve filtered through the cheap tat to find some pieces you’ll be proud to light up – and they’re all under £20!