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Review - The Cottage

Living on St Benedict’s Street, smack right in the centre of the Norwich Lanes, I’m very lucky to call The Plough my local. So of course when I heard that they were opening their second Norwich pub, I couldn’t resist a visit. 294 more words


Dressing Up Ikea Tables

Moving meant saying goodbye to a lot of things –including our furniture. I really wasn’t sad to see it go at the time, but living in an unfurnished cottage for a few days definitely made me miss our homey… 514 more words

Homes & Living

Chasing Van Gogh's Light

Even as he wrestled with his own darkness, Vincent van Gogh craved the colors of light. His most famous painting, The Starry Night, explodes with yellow, orange, and blue stars swirling into a golden glob of a crescent moon. 1,260 more words

Starry Night Over The Rhone

A deflated air mattress and other cottage adventures

We are back from the cottage. The car is unpacked, the laundry is on, and my stomach is slowly returning to normal after many handfuls of chips, a waffle the size of my head, and so many other goodies. 348 more words

I'm Still in the City

….I woke up with every intention on leaving for the cottage today

I woke up fairly early and started to gather up the things I need for the trip to the cottage. 340 more words


The Cottage Renovation - Hitting The Floor

This week I’ve been doing very little. Thankfully not everyone has been the same as me ;)

The old, damp concrete floors have been removed. Luckily we were able to keep one of them. 219 more words

5 Of My Favourite Things To Do In The Summer

The first day of Summer is officially this Sunday and I can hardly wait! Those long hot, sunny days, going out for ice cream, and evenings where it’s still warm and light out; what’s not to love! 409 more words