Winter Home Improvements

I don’t what it is about Spring and Winter that always make me look at my home in a new light, but something does. These two seasons signal the start and end of the year. Spring sees new life come into the world. Darkness lifts and the sky becomes a little brighter in the mornings. Winter sees the year draw to a close. Cosy fires lit, families snuggling under blankets, and of course a visit from the big man in red! I always find that these two seasons make me want to make changes to my home. Some more drastic… [Read More]

Home Improvements

This is our fire place. Ok, so I know there is no actual fire place in it, but it has served a good purpose, well two good purposes. When Twin Daddy and I first moved in to our current home back in December 2012 we noticed how incredibly cold the front room was. It was because there was no fireplace, just a hole with a huge draft coming in. Twin Daddy ingeniously came up with the idea of taping some cardboard over the fireplace to stop the draft coming in and it works! Originally we had planned for this to… [Read More]