Its surprising the things you don’t appreciate until they’re gone and during these renovations there have been a lot of things I’ve realised I used to take for granted until they were taken away! A modern kitchen, carpet and a builder-free house are some obvious ones but there are some more unexpected and surprising things… Continue reading 3 Unexpected Things I’m Looking Forward to After the Renovations
I thought it was about time I updated on our new kitchen, you remember, the 6-week renovation project that started early January? Well after lots of weather related delays and the usual case of things taking a lot longer than planned the main building work is finally finished!
I can’t believe I’m actually writing this, but the builders have finally started the renovations on our home! If you’ve read any of my previous home posts, you’ll know that we’ve faced a lot of delays and false starts, so this really is exciting progress.
If you read my update last week you’ll know that progress on the house and been painfully slow so far. You’ll also know that we were hoping that things would pick up last week with the bathroom set to be finished and the extension due to start. Well one of those things happened…
Quite a short one this week I think. The time seems to have flown and I’m not sure I have much to write for each category. I spent the weekend at home clearing out my childhood bedroom and being amazed at how much rubbish one person can hoard! We also went out for dinner for… Continue reading The Fourth Trimester and a Year of Blogging #LittleLoves
Not to sound like a broken record, but I’m feeling ever so tired again this week! Being back at work really is taking some getting used to. I forgot how short your evenings feel and how hard it is not to be on constant countdown to the weekend! We had a slower paced weekend at… Continue reading Wind River, Cottage Pie and Maternity Pyjamas #LittleLoves
When I got home on Thursday after a long day at work, I was expecting the bathroom to be finished and our bedroom to be plaster-boarded. Tom was off work and the bathroom man was over so in my head that meant two rooms looking totally different to when I set off that morning. In… Continue reading Nesting and Home Renovations
Ohhh I’m tired this week! Being back at work is still a real shock to the system. We met our baby niece at the weekend which was just so lovely but other than that its just been a pretty average week really, but still with lots of things to love. This week I…
Ahhh back to work week! Its certainly harder being at work all day when pregnant than it to be off. Its been a busy and hectic one with my classroom only being finished for Wednesday lunchtime (even though the children started Tuesday!) due to over running building works. But it hasn’t been too bad and… Continue reading Back to School, Crumble and The Little Book of Lykke #LittleLoves