If, like me, you’re located in London and your lottery numbers have yet to come up chances are you live in a home that’s a tad on the small side.…

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There’s nothing quite like starting the weekend off with a good breakfast, is there? Whether that be in bed with the newspapers, at a local coffee shop, or somewhere further…

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How often do you go to car boot sales? If you’ve never been you need to remedy this immediately.  Car boot sales are fantastic for finding bargains, particularly if you have…

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If you’re anything like me you’ll be a huge fan of afternoon tea.  I’ve certainly had my fair share, having indulged at The Swan at Lavenham, The George in Rye,…

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Listen up, vintage homeware fans.  Do you know about Judy’s Affordable Vintage Fair? They organise events across the UK for lovers of all things retro but occasionally they run one that’s solely…

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Thankfully the days of hiding out in the school toilets to eat my lunch are long gone but I was recently transported to the past in more ways than one…

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My bank balance is testament to the fact that over the last fifteen years of working in central London I’ve visited a lot of restaurants.  While there are many great…

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Last weekend when I visited the reclamation yard I also had a wander around the nearby vintage emporium.  They have all manner of items from yesteryear, from war-time radios to fluffy haired trolls (remember…

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On Saturday I took a trip to my local reclamation yard in search of some vintage treasures. I made my way along a country road and turned onto a dusty…

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What amazing weather we’re having this weekend!  What are your plans for today? If you’re looking for somewhere to go in London, here are my suggestions: Kew Gardens The bluebells…

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The Husband and I decided to take a stroll around Hampstead this weekend to enjoy the unexpectedly sunny weather following a brief, and rather unseasonal,  flurry of snow on Thursday.We started…

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