From Homemaking

From My Desk

This is the view from my new office. What an inspirational outlook even in the winter! An office with a view from the window was…

Just One More Rose

Spring is definitely in the air. The sun is shining, the grass is growing and the garden is sprouting. Everything that looked so bare suddenly…

Simple Carpet care

I called into our local Feilding ¬†Flooring Xtra, and got chatting to Del, a very creative fund of information…. who had a simple remedy for…

Handy Stuff to Know

Put lime and iron sulphur on hydrangeas. Lots of it for blue colour. Epsom salts are also great for feeding hydrangeas. When you cut hydrangeas…

Meal time manners

How important are good table manners? What does it mean to have them? The easy way out is not to bother thinking about it, after…

Clean out

I’ve started cleaning out the cupboards!¬† Spring must be in the air, but, why did I start? There’s more on the floor than in the…