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Spring Cleaning – How to get your house super clean!

August 29, 2014

Every home benefits from a really good clean once a year. And what better time than the spring, when the weather is warm enough to throw open the windows and blow away the cobwebs? (And if it’s not spring don’t think that’s a good enough excuse not to do it!!!) So, no matter what time of year it is a spring clean simply means getting to the places that your regular cleaning hasn’t reached. Plan the Campaign Walk around the…

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The Rules of Decluttering

August 1, 2014

When greeting a visitor to your home have you ever said ‘nice to see you, excuse the mess!’ ? You can’t clean around clutter! De-cluttering your home is an effort but one which, when it’s completed, will make you feel fabulous, refreshed and revitalized. Once you’ve de-cluttered, not only will cleaning and maintaining your home be easier, but you can sit back and relax knowing you’re looking after one of the biggest investments of your life – your family home!…

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Beautiful homes

February 9, 2013

My passion for homemaking sees me trawling websites, magazines and books endlessly for inspiration and new ideas. There are some fantastic, visually gorgeous sites out there, which we could all take hints from.  You just have to choose the look that works for you. Take some inspiration fromhttp://www.rockettstgeorge.co.uk/index.asp – voted by The Sunday Times as one of the top ten best home online stores. Of course you can’t have a beautiful home without a bit of organisation. Just looking at this…

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Steamin’ hot deal

March 1, 2012

Just seen his great offer from Amazon for Tefal Steam Irons. They are the best and cut ironing time down by half. http://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/search/ref=pe_136271_28915181_pe_pack2/?ie=UTF8&field-hidden-keywords=B0052SG32Y%7CB0052SG3JC&rh=i%3Agarden&page=1…

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Empty – but not for long!

November 26, 2011

My bottles have arrived from LakeLand and my Sloe’s are in the post from Nigel Davies in North Cornwall who I found on eBay. You pay him for the amount you need, he goes out and picks them, parcels them up and they arrive on your doorstep!  The best recipes and forum for Sloe drink making seem to be on the river Cottage website ww.rivercottage.net. V exited!…

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What a bright idea!

November 10, 2011

I saw this idea of using baskets as shelves in a display in Pottery Barn. Really like it and am working on my own! Will photograph and show you when I’ve finished.…

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