The Secret’s Out – We’re Moving Out the Farmhouse

When J and I found out we were expecting twins, it’s no secret that I had a bit of mini breakdown. We were living in a small two bedroomed new(ish) build which I had bought prior to getting married. The first owner of the home had quite eclectic taste and so we had spent a lot of our savings and wedding money turning it from the rainbow house, into a calm neutral and modern space. We had just completed the inside renovations that summer and had started working on the garden when found out I wasn’t just growing one but…

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Bucket List – 006 Buy my own house

Friday just gone was an incredibly exciting but long and busy day for me. After finishing work and a visit to see one of my best friends, I got in later than I expected. That was when the reality of the situation sunk in, that in the morning a removal van was coming to get all my furniture and I hadn’t packed one thing! You’re probably thinking, ‘hang on a minute Katy, didn’t you just move in?’ And you’re right it was only 12 months ago that I started to rent my little house and I’ve loved every second of…

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Corners of my Home

If you follow me on instagram then you might know I recently moved into my first real grown up home! I’ve lived on my own in various parts of England since starting university but this move felt different. Previously I’ve lived with an ex and other than that in places which always felt temporary or like extended student accommodation. I don’t want to tell the whole internet where I’m at but it’s a really nice estate in the North East and my house is completely unique – there’s not another one on the whole estate like it, which was a…

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