A piece of local art in your home; beautiful mugs available by Shoreham by sea artist

I have always taken a lot of pleasure from art and love discovering and supporting local talent.  Karen Munck lives on Shoreham beach, just outside Brighton in West Sussex.  I absolutely love her work, Karen's online gallery is available here Karen has branched out into having some of her work featured on mugs, coasters and … Continue reading A piece of local art in your home; beautiful mugs available by Shoreham by sea artist

The slummy mummy backlash. My verdict on ‘that’ article …

So, the scummy mummy has been vilified in the Daily Mail and the blogging community are up in arms at the injustice of it all; but reading some of the comments on social media I wonder whether many have read the article in its entirety.   Admittedly when I started reading this piece, my initial assessment was … Continue reading The slummy mummy backlash. My verdict on ‘that’ article …

Spring house makeover – bathroom.  Quick and cheap refresh

Spring is traditionally the time for a good old clean, now that the kids are at school I've got a bit of time to start thinking about clearing out cupboards and doing a spot of redecorating.  When we bought our house we painted throughout in white, it looked great for a few years until the … Continue reading Spring house makeover – bathroom.  Quick and cheap refresh