I’m Changing Focus This Christmas

I’m Changing Focus This Christmas

I could provide you with a Christmas gift guide, like many other bloggers, but instead I'd rather promote the support of a good cause. I keep saying that I want to do more for charity but I often end up prioritising other things and I never end up getting round to it. I've literally bought [...]

House Project: House Hunting Update

House Project: House Hunting Update

I thought I'd give you an update on my house hunting progress since I pulled out of buying the last one. It hasn't been going very well to be honest! I've been so busy that I just haven't really had the time or brain space to think about it at the moment. What happened with [...]

House Project: Feeling Misled And Frustrated

House Project: Feeling Misled And Frustrated

Property Update - Back To Square One  I found out some disconcerting news about the property I was buying on the Friday before bank holiday weekend. It was fantastic news to kick off the bank holiday...NOT. Initially I was hesitant to blog about my house buying journey in case it didn't work out. So many [...]

My Experience Buying And Selling A Leasehold Property

My Experience Buying And Selling A Leasehold Property

I bought my first home from a new build developer three years ago and even though I was aware it was leasehold, I didn't fully understand the set up and the problems it could possibly cause me further down the line. If you are a first time buyer reading this, you may also not have [...]

Crosby Beach Exploring

Crosby Beach Exploring

One of my favourite places to visit with the dog is Crosby Beach and I feel so lucky to only live 5 minutes drive away. It's the perfect place to unwind on a beautiful summers day and today I decided to take a slightly different route for a change of scenery. On the road running [...]

Styling Tips To Sell Your Property Faster

Styling Tips To Sell Your Property Faster

A few weeks ago I helped style a show apartment for a recently launched property development. The two bedroom apartment consisted of an open plan kitchen/dining/living area and two bathrooms (one being an en-suite). Having a property styled well is an important part of the process in selling it successfully.  A professionally designed room and [...]