The Ring Video Doorbell Pro

I have an eBay business and also sell on Amazon, so I get a lot of deliveries to my house. Sean and I also get couriers collecting items from us on most days. We both work in separate parts of…

Why You Should Buy Yourself Flowers

When was the last time you decided to buy yourself flowers? I know it’s not something that most of us do. Flowers are typically something bought for us, as a gift or for a particular occasion. I am not someone…

I'm Melissa, and I started my lifestyle blog in 2015 to share my everyday life and loves. I live in the beautiful Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire, with my fiance Sean and our cat Zak.

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5 Ways To Ease Yourself Into Autumn

I wonder how many times you’ve already heard the words ‘I can’t believe it’s Autumn already’?! Every year it seems to come around quicker, with a bigger shock to the system. This year it’s as if a switch was flicked…

Portable Indoor & Outdoor Lighting With The Menu Carrie Lamp

Since moving to the Forest of Dean in December, Sean and I have enjoyed exploring the local area which is completely new to us. It’s such a beautiful place to live; very relaxing, amazing scenery, and lots of outdoor activities…

How To Freshen Up Your Bedroom

Your bedroom is somewhere that should be an absolute haven of tranquility. At the end of a long day, it’s vital we all have somewhere to go that instantly calms us, helps us wind down and aids in a relaxing…

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How To Get Ready For Summer At The Last Minute

I’m sure I’m not alone in wondering how it is now July and suddenly temperatures are 25 degrees or more? In the UK, summer seems to creep up on us. One minute you still need a jacket to pop out…

Transforming the Entrance to Your Home

The entrance to your home is so important, but it often gets overlooked in favour of the rooms that you spend the most time in. However, you should remember that your home’s entrance is the first thing that you see…

10 Luxury Outdoor Furniture Ideas

Here comes the sun! I’ve being doing a little work in my garden lately. Having a brand new garden to work with is exciting as you never know what’s going to pop up from the soil over the first year.…

Twenty Fingers Family Tree Papercut

As an interiors blogger, I’m always interested in artwork and beautiful pieces to put on the wall. I’d heard of papercut artwork before. You’ll remember cutting your own designs out of paper at some point in your life, no doubt (Christmas…

Le Petit Ballon Wine Subscription Box

If, like me, you love a really good bottle of wine, then read on because I have some fab news for you. I seem to fall more in love with wine all the time. It’s the perfect accompaniment to a…

5 Ways You Can Save Money On Furniture

In this day and age, it’s rarely the case that we need to pay full retail price for most things. With the advent of auction sites, the rise of charity shops, and the luxury of online shopping, we can all…