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Made to Measure Radiator Covers – Behind the Scenes!

Made to Measure Radiator Covers – Behind the Scenes!

Made to measure radiator covers.  As well as writing this site, Hubby (Dave) and I run Wolds Wood, a small family business selling wooden furniture. We live in a rural location and have turned our barns into workshops where we make everything ourselves. **We can […]

Gorgeous Swimwear for Sunny Holidays

Gorgeous Swimwear for Sunny Holidays

We are heading to Tenerife during the February holidays next year and I have been finding myself dreaming of sunny days by the pool, sipping a cocktail and losing myself in a good book.  In reality I probably won’t have any time for relaxing, I’ll […]

Garden Party Decorations Guide & Pinata Giveaway

Garden Party Decorations Guide & Pinata Giveaway

Now, I don’t know about you, but I love making the garden pretty in the summer for barbecues and garden parties! I just wish we could guarantee the weather!  We’ve been out in the garden as much as possible lately, even with the occasional shower, […]

All you need to know about setting up an eCommerce Website

All you need to know about setting up an eCommerce Website

The eCommerce market is booming all over the world, with global sales coming in just under $3 trillion in 2018. The UK has one of the most promising markets out there, so it’s a great time to get into eCommerce and start your own online […]

4 Things I Hate About Driving On Family Trips

4 Things I Hate About Driving On Family Trips

Making memories with our kids is important, so more often than not our weekends are spent going on new adventures, trying new activities, in an area entirely new to us. While it’s great doing new things, there’s one aspect of family travels which can be […]

Sodastream Spirit Review – Eco-Friendly Fizzy Drinks!

Sodastream Spirit Review – Eco-Friendly Fizzy Drinks!

I never had a Sodastream as a child but always wanted one.  More recently Mr Wonders has been talking about getting one for a more planet friendly reason based on how many fizzy water plastic bottles we have been recycling of late.  According to Sodastream […]

Jump into Spring Patterns at Fashion World

Jump into Spring Patterns at Fashion World

Every so often I get invited to try new things and then write about them.  This month I was invited to sample some of the lovely clothes that can be found at Fashion World.  I ordered some lovely new tops from Joe Browns as I […]

*Giveaway* Perfect Present Ideas for Mother’s Day

*Giveaway* Perfect Present Ideas for Mother’s Day

It’s Mother’s Day at the end of this month (it’s the 31st of March if you are wondering!).  The clocks go forward that day too so we lose an hour of sleep, which I think it a bit of a cruel irony for those with […]

Great Women’s Down Jackets from Simply Hike

Great Women’s Down Jackets from Simply Hike

We have had some amazing weather this February.  In fact, it was so nice yesterday that we ventured to Fraisthorpe Beach for the day.  It’s a lovely beach that goes on for miles.  You park in a farmer’s field (it’s just £3 for the whole […]

Planning a new House Extension

Planning a new House Extension

At this time of year when the bright lights of Christmas are behind us and Spring has yet to start breezing through Wordsworth’s jolly daffodils, my thoughts turn to improving our house and garden.  We are quite rural and have a large garden but the […]