Study Makeover – In The Pink!

About a year ago, we set to work on the Study Makeover and I vowed that this room would not be Pink.  In fact I actively followed a black and white theme and I'm ashamed to say that I have made no progress at all.  None whatsoever.  Until now!   I am also ashamed but...

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Wayfair Blogger Picks for our Loft Bedroom

As a Wayfair Home Experts Blogger, I have been given the opportunity to select six 'Blogger Picks' from the fabulous Wayfair collection. As you know, I had the pleasure of styling a Picnic Hamper recently.  In fact, said hamper will be taking a little outing to an...

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Interview with Charlotte Posner – Contemporary Artist

It was with absolute delight that I had the opportunity to interview local Contemporary Artist Charlotte Posner recently. Charlotte's artwork has been popping up on my Social Media feed for some time and I was so drawn to her designs that I started to follow...

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How To Make Strawberry & Lavender Flavoured Gin

Having teased you with the delights of our homemade Strawberry & Lavender Gin in our recent picnic hamper, I though it was only fair to share the recipe here too. Gin is really having it's moment isn't it.  I am marvelling at all of the different Gin products...

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Window Boxes – My Guilty Pleasure – Summer Theme

The window boxes had well and truly had it from last season.  They had nothing left to give in the way of flowers and colour.     I would usually have changed them earlier than now but the weather hasn't been conducive and I wanted to make a start on the garden first....

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Walkie Round the Garden

For the fair weather gardener, it can feel as though they we are constantly chasing our tail in keeping on top of things outside in the garden can't it? Particularly on the winter days of summer! As is often the case, we are teased into a false sense of security...

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Peony Love

There are Peony posts, Peony pictures and Peony love everywhere at the moment.  It's their time to shine. And who doesn't love a Peony?!       It's that time of year when we have a brief window to surround ourselves with cut Peonies.  I use the word 'surround' loosely...

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The Perfect Picnic Basket with Wayfair

The Perfect Picnic I'm sure you can imagine my delight at being selected as one of the bloggers to work with Wayfair this year as part of their Home Experts programme. Not only does this satisfy my love of all things home and design but I also get to share...

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How to Turn a Fridge into an Office (Part 1)

In my recent post, I set the challenge of getting the box room painted within 2 weeks. This is the smallest room in the house, yet it's seen the most action and guises!  You can see how many here! This is the wooden ceiling that I referred to.     Well there was...

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100 Nights with Leesa (You Had Us At Hello)

It is somewhat telling that Leesa has been with us for over 100 nights now.  I say this as the 100th night passed by without us realising! You can see my post here about Leesa's arrival Sleeping Tight with the Leesa Mattress. 100 nights is also the period of time for...

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Welcome to Not Just The 3 Of Us, the Lifestyle Blog for those of us that want to make every minute count. This blog is all about Midlife. The joys and the challenges. I am always looking to challenge the perceptions around age and the mid-years and this is where I do it.

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