Glossing doors and painting walls

Glossing doors and painting walls

I’m a little behind with my decorating update with the events of last week.  But the week before last I was busy glossing doors and painting walls.  One was a dream, and the other was so incredibly slow!  Can you guess which was which?  When I started to gloss the skirting… Continue reading »

Project 365 2017 Week 4

Project 365 2017 Week 4

Project 365 2017 Week 4 Day 22 – 28.  More painting and frosty mornings. Sunday 22nd January  – Day 22 Daddy P and Monkey headed to Alexandra Palace to look at a models exhibition.  I decided to stay at home and crack on with the second coat of glossing on the staircase.  I’m… Continue reading »

Getting handy with a paint brush

Getting handy with a paint brush

So why have I been a bit quiet on the blog recently?  Well, I’ve been getting handy with a paint brush as we try to get the downstairs of our house sorted out.  It feels a bit of a never-ending project at the moment, but hopefully I’ve now turned a corner…. Continue reading »

Project 365 2017 Week 3

Project 365 2017 Week 3

Project 365 2017 Week 3 Day 15 – 21.  The week the painting started, sorry this might get a bit boring, you have been warned! Sunday 15th January  – Day 15 We drove down to Hillingdon to spend the day with one of Dad’s cousins.  The weather wasn’t good enough to visit the park,… Continue reading »

Starting the new year at a different pace

Starting the new year at a different pace

I don’t do New Year’s Resolutions, I’ve never been a fan of them.  But I’ve known for a while I needed to change a few things.  I get so easily absorbed in the blog that things at home have slipped.  The household admin is in a mess, quite literally.  Our… Continue reading »

The B&W Photography Project Week 82

Potato prints in black and white

The weather was pretty awful last Saturday so Monkey and I had a day at home.  after Monkey had finished making and painting a wooden dinosaur, he asked me to cut up a potato so he could do some potato stamping.  I was rather impressed with the results of his… Continue reading »