Posts Written OnDecember 2019

I have a feeling my husband deeply hates our velvet sofa. He grumbles about it off and on and never has a nice word to say about it. Upon asking him why, he said it’s because it’s so impractical and, “You always seem to be cleaning it!” I don’t know why, but I’ve been thinking about this comment and mulling over whether our navy blue velvet sofa is, in fact, high maintenance in comparison to the other sofas we’ve had in our time. There has been a linen one, a cotton one, a leather one and now a velvet one. Here’s…

Are you still looking for that perfect Christmas gift? Forced to find something, anything that might suit the taste and preferences of the recipient? After a recent poll on my instagram account, it seems that gift vouchers are like Brussels sprouts at Christmas – you either love them or hate them. Exactly half of voters said they were a great gift idea and the other half said they are an absolute no go. I personally think they are both! Gift vouchers can be the best gift – if chosen wisely and with much thought – especially if the thought behind…