Sorry for my recent blogging disappearance! I’ve been so busy this month because as I mentioned in my last blog post, I’ve just bought my first home! So I’ve been busy doing it up and making it mine, and it’s now almost finished. Luckily it was in pretty good nick to begin with but it just needed a lick of paint and a few little things doing. I thought I’ll probably do a little blog post on each room (it’s only a 1 bed place!) and first of all I’d like to show you my little kitchen! For my latest…

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So on 1st September I became a very proud home owner! *Cue awful cheesy photo of me holding up keys in front of front door*. Soon I plan to do another blog post about the buying process that I went through, along with a timeline on how long it took. But for now I just wanted to show you the place! I first viewed the property back in May and I fell in love with it right away. It was the first (and only!) place that I viewed, and I was lucky that the owner was after a quick sale…

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I mentioned in my last blog post that I’m currently in the middle of getting my first place (it’s so close now.. fingers crossed!), and therefore I cannot wait to have a place to myself to fill with pretty things! Lately I seem to be forever looking at cute little homeware bits and pieces online and whenever I go out.   Even in supermarkets I can’t resist having a little look at the home section when I should really be just be picking up some bread. In fact, a lot of supermarkets actually tend to have to best finds! As I’m…

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Pretty copper homeware in metallic and gold tones are still a hot trend, often alongside a marble background. I’m a bit late to the whole thing, but luckily Red Candy have come to my rescue and now I have officially jumped on the bandwagon. And I’m not ashamed to confess my new love for copper homeware accessories and pineapples!  Copper Homeware Accessories  Gold Pineapple Candle Holder Possibly my favourite new addition is this tropical gold pineapple, which is actually a candle holder that would probably hold a tealight, but I’ve been using it purely for aesthetic purposes! It’s the perfect…

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Easter is one of my favourite times of year because it signifies that summer is on its way (and all the spring bank holidays), and also just because I love the pretty things! Easter and spring is the season for pretty pastel colours and polka dots, and over the years I’ve picked up a few pretty home decorations specifically for this time of year. I also love Easter baking, and me and my Mum make the traditional Maltese Easter biscuit called figolli (large iced almond biscuits) every year! Making these yummy little chocolate Easter nests is easy. I simply melted…

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