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Review // Easter at EllieEllie

I can’t quite believe Easter is almost upon us! It’s really snuck up, and I’ve got so much I need to do; Easter bonnet making for Busby, Easter Egg Hunt planning, preparing the house for our guests coming to stay over the weekend (my best friend and her Husband are coming up to stay from Sussex, and I’m SO excited!!)… Thankfully the lovely folk at Ellie Ellie were on hand to help with some of our Easter prep, and sent us some gorgeous Easter-related goodies to  ...

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Interiors // Getting Cosy at Home

Although we haven’t had any snow here in East Yorkshire, it is rather chilly! I opened the curtains to a white wonderland of frost this morning… and immediately topped up the bird feeder for the poor chilly blue tits who are nesting in our garden! I’m slowly adjusting to life in the country… Either that or I’m getting old! As I type this, H-Bear is strapped to my chest in a sling, snoozing away after a very frosty morning of shopping. We both bundled up and  ...

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Review // Cosatto Robot Story Cotbed

A few weeks ago I wrote this post about our first impressions of the Cosatto Robot Story Cotbed. We had been using it as a toddler bed for Busby while her room was finished, and it was a big hit. Now that Indy is on the planet, we’ve built the cot in its full glory and so it is time to share our thoughts with you! I’ve covered construction and bed mode in my first impressions post, so this review is of the bed in cot mode.

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Interiors // Creating a cosy living room for winter

Rather excitingly, and fairly overwhelmingly, we’re hosting Christmas this year! We’ve been in our new house for seven months now, but five of those months have also involved a newborn baby so as you can imagine we’re not fully unpacked, with boxes still stacked up in our bedroom and Indy’s room… We desperately need to get the house in order before December so we can begin putting up decorations and preparing the house for our guests. I also want it to feel a  ...

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Interiors // Creating an Inspiring Nursery for Indy #NationalWallpaperWeek

Ah wallpaper… When we moved into our new abode, we had to strip the most ghastly wallpaper off the walls in every single room in the house (barring our bedroom); an arduous task that lasted many days, so you’d think I’d be rather sick of the sight of it?! Not quite yet! Did you know that this week (5th – 11th October 2015) is National Wallpaper Week? Hurrah! When I started designing Indy’s nursery I knew I wanted to create a statement wall as I did with  ...

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