Have you ever had your carpets cleaned? Until last week I hadn’t – I hadn’t even thought about it. The closest we’d ever got was hiring a carpet cleaner to do a patch of a carpet when we’d spilled something but we had never had a whole area cleaned professionally. When Carpet Bright UK got
As regular readers will know, we have a cat. Leia has been with us since long before the children arrived and is very much part of the family. But, she isn’t getting any younger. Over time her tastes have changed, her eating habits have changed and long gone are the days when she’ll eat any
The August Bank Holiday is one of my favourite weekends of the year. It’s one we always look forward to and Studio asked us how we spend that Bank Holiday each year. The answer is simple. We have a barbecue, surrounded by friends and family, enjoying the last little bit of the summer together.
And just like that it’s the summer holidays! I have no idea where this year has gone but I feel like I have been waiting for this moment for months. School’s out for the summer and we have so many plans. The next six weeks are going to take us on holidays, on days out
We bought our first home in October 2006. It took literally every penny we had to save up the deposit, buy the house and pay all the associated fees. We didn’t think about much more than that at the time. We moved in, started unpacking and lived without half our furniture until we had saved
For years Dave and I have had mysterious holes appearing in tops, right in the middle at the front, near the bottom of them. I’d hang washing out on the line and spot the holes, getting annoyed that yet another top was wearing out just like so many had before it. Have you ever had
There are some people, and some occasions, that I find so hard to buy the perfect gift for. It’s always hard to know what to buy parents or grandparents as if they want something they’ll just buy it themselves usually. Also, finding something unique to give as a gift for a sentimental occasion – a
Flymo have been a household name since they launched back in 1964 and now, 55 years later, their range of hover mowers are better than ever before and we have been lucky enough to test out one of their new mowers.
We have been meaning to get a canvas for LP’s room since we came back from Florida so when CanvasChamp got in touch and asked us if we’d like to review their service it felt like ideal timing and I placed an order immediately.