Month: October 2015

The name game

We’re now four weeks away from our due date and have been gradually getting everything ready for the arrival of our daughter. The crib has been brought down from the loft, new mattresses have been purchased for it and the Moses basket, while our neighbours could be forgiven for thinking that she is already here, given the number of …

Review: Tefal OptiGrill

A Tefal OptiGrill.

One of the things I intend to do before too long is to start cooking and freezing meals for once the baby has arrived. I intended to do as much when we were expecting both Dylan and Xander but didn’t get round to it, so I’d say it’s fairly likely that history is set to repeat itself. Just …

Refining dining

Comedor y Escaleras by Juan Luis Fernández Arquitecto Tomorrow is the start of a new era in our house. We’re reintroducing Dylan and Xander to the wonders of the dining room! Before I went freelance, we used to eat together as a family every evening when I got back from work. Although we often had different …

National Wallpaper Week

This week is the inaugural National Wallpaper Week and, do you know what? It’s got absolutely fantastic timing! We recently had a new bathroom installed and needed to finish the job by decorating the bare walls before our baby is born next month. To celebrate the week, Graham & Brown have come up with ‘the seven feelings …