Lady Mary…..So often, when I mentioned my Nana, she was described as a Lady. And a lady she was. For my Nana, and Grandad too, family and home were the heart of everything. They married in 1951 and built a wonderful life together. Nana loved her home, everything in and around it was her pride… Continue reading Lady Mary
As we gleefully welcome Springtime, the gentle stream of sunshine through the window is highlighting the need for some change within our home. It looks tired and in need of a little lift for the oncoming season. I look to the latest home styles for inspiration and when Chill Insurance invited me to talk about… Continue reading Home Interior Trends 2019
Last November I joined Karen from Yankee Doodle Paddy for her 30 Days of Gratitude challenge on Snapchat (her username is BlissBakery) It was such a rewarding challenge to be a part of. I was so pleased when Karen said she would be doing it again this year. Not only will I join in with… Continue reading #30DaysofGratitude Days 1-10
Isn’t it amazing how this time of year stirs up so many memories from years past. The festive aromas transport us back to our childhood kitchens, the movies take us back to afternoons spent in our Nana’s front room. I was sorting through a box of homemade decorations with my two youngest children yesterday. The… Continue reading I Remember When….
I have always lived in the sunny southeast, in this beautiful corner of Ireland. In different parts of it yes, but always in Wexford. We moved twice when I was a child, once that I have no recollection of and the second time when I was 11, a preteen, so the bulk of my childhood… Continue reading Home? Where My Heart Is