Children’s Rooms

Children’s Rooms

Can you guess what my most popular “pin” has been on Pinterest over the last little while? Yes, it’s the gently simple children’s room you see above! What do you think the second most popular pin has been? Just look below! Do you think parents...
The Home Library

The Home Library

When you grow up with a librarian mother, it is perhaps inevitable that you will love books. Some of my fondest childhood memories involve sitting under a big tree on a summer’s afternoon with a fresh stack of Nancy Drew mysteries! At the moment, my book...
Parisian Pleasures

Parisian Pleasures

Whoever does not visit Paris regularly will never really be elegant – Honoré de Balzac I have been struck by a passion for all things Parisian this week! I think it has come from reading Parisian Chic by Inés de la Fressange (highly recommended). I feel a need...
Pool Party

Pool Party

What’s your favourite season? Mine is definitely summer. I love the long days and the warm evenings, the sundresses and sandals. To get me through the wet and cold of winter, I love to imagine myself poolside. Not that I own a pool myself, mind you… But...
In Praise of Yellow

In Praise of Yellow

The daffodils have bloomed! I was so struck by their glorious freshness earlier this week that I immediately started a new Pinterest board in celebration of yellow. How filled with spring this colour is, how cheery and hopeful! If you do nothing else this weekend, pop...

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