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April 2014

House renovation – Hall – Part 1

Nick’s dad came round on Easter Monday to plaster the hall and landing ceilings. By the Tuesday it had dried out enough so that Nick could paint. The paint we are using is dulux white cotton for the walls (suprise!) and dulux brilliant white for the ceilings. He has done a first coat on the walls and ceilings and its amazing the difference it has made. The whole house seems lighter and more open. Walls with one coat of paint…

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Interiors
  • Tough Mudder

    This weekend we had a break from painting as Nick was competing in Tough Mudder. I had signed up to do this too but due to being pregnant I had to…

  • Pregnancy Update – 22 weeks

    How far along? 22 weeks and 4 days Pregnant. Maternity clothes: Still wearing my normal clothes. I have a selection of a few outfits on rotation. Stretch marks: None Sleep: I…

  • Bedroom Plan

    I had so much fun putting together a plan for the baby’s nursery I thought I would do the same for our bedroom which should be finished by the end of…

  • Scan: 21 weeks

    I delayed posting this as I didn’t know whether to tell you all or not, It’s not exactly good news. I also didn’t want to worry my friends. My friends are…

  • Garden Update – Seedlings

    This weekend I did some pottering in the garden. I didn’t do any of the big jobs that needed to be done, like pull up the ever growing weeds or clean…

  • Pregnancy Update – 21 weeks

    Bump at 21 weeks How far along? 21 weeks and 2 days. Maternity clothes: Still haven’t bought any. It is getting more difficult to find pregnancy appropriate attire in my existing…

  • Baby Girl Nursery Plan

    I have put together a plan for our nursery. Mainly so I could see if all the items I wanted in my wish list, actually looked ok together. The contentious issue…