Reaching New Heights {our home}

  I went up to our new third floor of our new house today which was a bit jazzy! I climbed up a huge orange ladder and everything (although I was a bit scared to come back down it so chickened out and used the smaller ladder inside the house instead!) It was brilliant up there, I felt like Dick Van Dyke in Mary Poppins! In fact I half expected him to pop his head out of one of the chimneys! But I was left with this motley crew instead! I mean I don’t know about you, but there’s definitely some resemblances between this build and the construction of the ‘Empire State building!   It was crazy seeing how much progress our builders have made in just a couple of…

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The House that Dad Built!!!

The moody looking fella in the hoody above is Stu, my amazingly over ambitious and crazily determined husband!! and this is our house!! A 1930’s semi in suburbia just outside Brighton… We bought the house in July and it is a shell… and when I say shell, I mean nothing has been touched or changed on it since it was built in 1937! In fact the little old man who lived here before us – Lets call him Mr G*, has lived here happily since he was 6 years old! (*He’s still alive and kicking i’m happy to add –just moved on to a more practical bungalow round the corner!) The house as it stands has no mains gas so of course no radiators, no working kitchen, an ‘lovely’ blue bathroom…

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Hello…

Hi my name is Emma, Mum of one to my beautiful and crazy daughter Arrietty (8 months)! I’m new to this blogging lark and I’m not really sure where its going to take me, but its something I’ve been meaning to do for a long time now so here goes! I’m a HUGE Instagram fan and always babble away way too much under those little squares, so this little outlet might let me rabbit on a bit more without boring all my usual followers to tears! So what am I going to write about…. well I expect i’ll include A LOT about being Etties’ Mum, (that’s my daughter) as quite frankly she’s amazing (totally unbiased here) and much more interesting than me 😉 But we’re also in the process of…

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