At the age of 25 in the current economic climate, I feel incredibly lucky to be a homeowner. It has become increasingly difficult to get on the property ladder so it took a lot of hard work to get to where we are now. At first, we were completely clueless about the whole process and how to get started, so I hope that by creating this post I can help you to take your first steps and start an exciting new chapter in your life.
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Say hello to Ivy my three-legged wonder baby! We adopted Ivy from the RSPCA just under a week ago and I can’t even begin to tell you how much I love her already.
You just can’t beat coming home from a long day at work to neck nuzzles and cuddles from a fur baby.
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Since moving house, I have been overjoyed that we finally have a space to create a dining area. As much as I enjoy curling up on the sofa with a bite whilst watching Netflix, there have been so many clothing casualties from a stray baked bean or spoonful of spaghetti missing my mouth. I couldn’t wait to bid farewell to the dinner tray and create a candlelit area to tuck in and reflect on the day.
There are still a few finishing touches to add but I am so happy with this space and I am eager to show it off to friends at our housewarming party. What do you think?
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Some books were destined for far greater things than hanging around on dusty book shelves; they deserve to take a centre stage – on the coffee table.
Displaying beautiful book covers can make your living area feel more vibrant but they also serve a greater purpose too. Coffee table books are perfect for entertaining as they capture your interests and spark conversation with house guests.
Vintage cocktail books, books that teach you how to be Parisian and reimagined book covers from childhood classics, there are so many offerings you’re spoilt for choice.
Read on to discover my recommendations of three chic books that are bound to make your eyes pop.
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Anxiety can feel like an unpleasant thought chipping away at you or a heavy feeling in your chest – like someone has lodged a bag of marbles in there for safe keeping. You can try to ignore it, but it often builds up until the flood gates open and you’re dependent on a brown paper bag to breathe.
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Santorini is the most beautiful place on earth. There I said it!
I have spent the whole week deliberating whether it could possibly contend with the picturesque snow peaked mountains of Iceland and the vast landscape of the Grand Canyon and then I got caught in an unexpected downpour in Oia and I knew it was the one.
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Holidays don’t half eat into your budget! Sacrifices have to be made and there will be no more wining and dining- at least for a little while. However, date night can still be as romantic as ever!
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