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We Have Moved ……

Thank you to all of you following and supporting my blog over it’s first year. I have lots of new ideas for year 2 and to start this process my blog has been updated and moved to Unfortunately your ‘follow’ will not move across to the new blog so to continue following Trying to […]

Happy New Year and Dream Big in 2013

Tonight we say bye to 2012 and hello to 2013. 2012 where did the year go? The months flew past so fast that it was at times such a blur. I started this blog back in April after numerous requests from my twitter followers.  Like most people it took me a while to write my […]

Happy Christmas

I would like to wish everyone a wonderful Christmas, may it be full of joy, laughter, chocolate and presents.

The Fairytale of New York

I have a dream… yes of course win the lottery and buy one if not more of the amazing houses that I showcase on my blog.  But I also have a dream to visit New York during the Christmas season.  I love New York there is an atmosphere is somewhat magical and seeing the festive […]

How will you present your turkey? Christmas table ideas

It’s Christmas Day….. You have the turkey in the oven, the presents are all unwrapped and the occasional chairs have been assembled.  If you’re struggling with ideas on how to decorate your table whether it be elaborate or simple, do it with style! Room Envy homeklondike The Maisonette Freshome Merledress Housetohome Modernhomedesigners nicespace homienice hamptonhostess […]

Traditional Christmas Wrapping. Presents Never looked so good!

Wrapping presents can be frustrating with unusual shapes and sizes to try and wrap.  There are so many beuatiful wrapping papers availble but I have fallen in love with simplicty.  Traditional wrapping with brown paper and string is back and fashion and these stunning designs how traditional wrapping has now has a contemporary twist. Songbird […]

My Pinterest Christmas Favourites

There has been some fabulous Christmas themed images on Pinterest.  Here are some of my favourites.