Category Homemaking

Homebrew

Ah I’m missing our trips away in the motorhome. Hot Stuff is still too poorly to move far from his trusty chair. I have to rely on reminiscence rather than ‘now’ moments filled with travels afar. Being largely confined to…

Heat

For the first few years of living in my seaside home it was pretty darned chilly. In winter time my good friend Mr Metrosexual would pop in for a cuppa. He’d huddle by a radiator, shivering and keep his hat,…

Mug

Proof that you can take anything that I say about being a minimalist with a pinch of salt. In my defence we are very short of storage and worktop space in our kitchen. At the forefront of all this paraphernalia…

No Spend

Here is my piggy bank, yes a charity shop find. Cute isn’t he? Changes in the way that communication is billed have rendered him redundant for his original purpose on the telephone table in the hall. Now I use him…

Declutter Challenge

Eek! I’ve said before that my boys have been moving stuff into the house. There’s more to come. Louis has yet another list of what we need to collect from his dad’s home. It includes coats and his sponge bag,…