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#UKHomeBlogHop – My Summer Style

Welcome to the second UK Home Blog Hop organised by the oh, so stylish Kimberly of Swoonworthy Blog. The first Blog Hop was in December and all of the participating bloggers did themselves proud sharing their Christmas preparations. This time around, we’ll be sharing our Summer Style. So expect…

Pretty, Rustic Style for Christmas

A couple of weeks ago I was invited to a Christmas dinner hosted by House of Fraser and their table was so pretty I just had to share.

The long refectory-style table was left bare of a table cloth, and the weathered wood no doubt was the inspiration for the rest…

Summer Weekend Essentials

What do you have planned for the weekend my lovelies? After a busy week, my plans are to do very little at all. At home, we have put off having a summer holiday because we were anticipating completing on the country cottage. We thought we’d be spending these warmer…

The New Garden Dining Deck

Because I have been lamenting our lack of usable garden space, the BF has pulled out all the stops for the new deck. He’s done good. We now have a fabulous (I think so anyway) space, tucked away behind the garage, that we are using for dining – and…

Summer Nights with Houseology

It’s time to start preparing for some alfresco entertaining my lovelies and I’ve been doing a bit of virtual browsing on Occa-Home’, soon to be Houseology, so that I’m not caught out when the time comes.

1. Comfortable furniture for my guests. Check.
2. Cushions, throws, heaters, parasols to make them even more comfortable….