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…

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…

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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How I Store My Jewellery + Giveaway

Jewellery is one of my favourite things to buy, and I’ve created a collection that I’m quite proud of. Jewellery has got to be one of the easiest ways to change your look or update an outfit. I have a…

My New Dressing Table: Before & After

I had a small obsession with dressing table design and inspiration on Pinterest before we moved house in December. Going from a small flat to a house would mean enough space to have a dedicated dressing table area in my…

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…

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My Home Gym Transformation

I’m very excited to reveal my home gym transformation in this post. It’s taken a little while to actually come together, but when we moved we knew above all else that we wanted to have a home gym set up.…

My Home Office Transformation

Of the utmost importance to anyone working from home, I feel, is the existence of a welcoming and inspiring home office. This has suddenly become top of my agenda while we renovate our house. In two months, I will become…

How To Give Your Home More Warmth This Winter

As the temperatures continue to drop, your living space can end up looking and feeling a little dark and sterile. There are plenty of additions you can make to your home to rid yourself of this atmosphere, and the good…

A Mini Transformation And The Health Risks Of DIY Projects

I’m excited to share a little glimpse into some of the work we’ve done on my one bedroom flat in the past year. My flat is an unusual one: it’s split over two floors and had a mezzanine level bedroom…

Are You Sitting Comfortably? Why Your Office Chair Is Important

The last twenty years of my life have been what you might call desk-based in some way or another. I’ve been the student sitting cross-legged on the floor scribbling in to a notebook, the coffee shop sitter hunched over a…

Moving Checklist: 10 Tips For A Stress-Free House Move

You’ll probably have heard people saying that moving house can be one of the most stressful experiences we can have in a lifetime. I am in the process of moving house at the moment and can truthfully say that, although…