Sustainable Gift Ideas

Sourcing sustainable gifts for Christmas is becoming easier each year as we all become a little more conscious of our shopping habits. From sustainably sourced wooden toys to Icelands palm oil free own brand range (the mince pies are meant to be amazing) and even crackers filled with recycled leather gifts, it only takes a little time to find stylish, sustainable alternatives this Christmas. Here’s … Continue reading Sustainable Gift Ideas

Decking The Halls – 2018

It’s December…finally time to get the house decorated for Christmas and play Christmas music non-stop. I’m so excited, it’s my favourite time of the year and I have to admit there have been some festive decorations creeping into our home over the last week or so but I always leave the tree until the first weekend in December (a girl has to have some boundaries … Continue reading Decking The Halls – 2018

Handmade Christmas Gifts

Shopping for handmade Christmas gifts can be time consuming, trying to find that perfect gift at a perfect price when you don’t actually know what the perfect gift is yet?! Etsy make it a little easier to find that unique gift and having spent hours searching I’ve rounded up my favourite finds below, all handmade in the U.K from recycled materials: This upcycled book planter … Continue reading Handmade Christmas Gifts

Black Friday 2018

I’ll be shopping black Friday this year but I have lists of the gifts I’m looking for and won’t be buying anything that isn’t needed. I’ll also be making sure that my purchases are as sustainable and ethically sourced as possible. Here are some of my favourite deals from online retailers this weekend, there’s also a BIG interior design discount from me: E – Design … Continue reading Black Friday 2018

Dining Area Makeover Plans

We’re hosting Christmas at ours this year and fancied changing things up a little to make it extra special. The space hasn’t really had much more than a fresh coat of paint on the walls for about 3 years so it’s due a little restyle and freshen up. The image above is my dream space that I’m using as inspo (image credit here). I’ve ordered … Continue reading Dining Area Makeover Plans

Autumn Home Additions

I always find myself wanting to switch things around in the home come autumn, when creating a cosy ‘hygge’ environment filled with candles and low lighting is all I can think about. I’m the stay at home and hibernate kind of person (with one or two fun Christmas outings added into the diary to force me out). As you know this year I have been … Continue reading Autumn Home Additions

Shopping with love – November Lust List

As a reader of the LMH blog I’m pretty sure you already care what the environmental impact of your purchases is and think twice about buying fast fashion. This year I’ve been trying to take thoughtful shopping one step further but (as always) want to keep it affordable. I’ve recently discovered the ‘Sourced by Oxfam’ range on Oxfam’s online store and was surprised at how … Continue reading Shopping with love – November Lust List