Vintage Antiques Fair.

The girls and I went to an Antique/Vintage Fair today at The Royal Cornwall Showground, Wadebride. I couldn’t help but take some snaps of the treasures we explored and I thought I’d quickly share some of them with you, as I attempt to get the small people to sleep… I have a thing for old…

Hidden treasure.

Hands up if you love Charity Shops?! I know I certainly do. In my attempt to own less ‘stuff’ recently I have been dropping off donations more often than purchasing, but I was feeling lucky this morning and fancied a rummage. My good feeling wasn’t in vain and I was rewarded with these lovelies, for…

A day of nothing.

Today the girls are learning an important life lesson, sometimes you just stay home and do nothing.  “What, nothing, no plans at all?!” Nancy declared incredulously this morning, a look of disgust on her face. “Yep. Nothing.” They’re a bit spoilt with entertainment to be honest, it’s quite often much easier to be out than…

Sunshine lift my spirits…

The sunshine is lifting my mood and I’m sat here marvelling at how close we are to such a huge change to the way we live. Not so long ago behind this chair was the boundary of our little indoor home world and now more than just the promise of a room to spread ourselves into, to relax…

A place to play, Penrice Birth Centre.

The rejuvenation project at Penrice is an ongoing thing, done on voluntary time and so it isn’t always possible to just bosh out an idea, crack on and get it done and dusted as quickly as we’d all like, it takes time, discussions, group decisions…and a lot of patience, I’m not very good at this patience thing, you may…

The anticipation of a dream come true.

It’s raining, the sun has run away, I fear we may have had our quota for the year but I’m ploughing on with jobs in the house instead, there are so many decisions to make before work commences on the extension in a few short weeks and one thing leads to another, to something else and basically it…

Just call me Banksy.

I’m having a bit of a love affair with spray paint at the moment, or to quote my husband “bloody hell, it’s like living with fucking Banksy”. Mint is my colour of the month. With a touch of pink thrown into the mix for a lovely contrast. The spray paint I have used is Montana…