Outdoor Entertaining: Top Tips and Tricks for Modern Homeowners


There is something special about dining al fresco and sharing good food and wine with family and friends. To help make it memorable in all the right ways here is a look at ways to create the perfect outdoor entertainment venue in your garden, including the key ingredients for a successful dinner party, why you should ditch the fancy china, plus some tips on keeping everyone comfortable and making sure your food stays fresh. Keep it simple and convivial You… Continue Reading “Outdoor Entertaining: Top Tips and Tricks for Modern Homeowners”

A Garden Tea Party Fit for a Princess


A couple of week ago we wondered if Isaac would share his birthday with the new royal baby but as it turned out she had her own agenda and waited until the month of May to make her presence known. The team at Homebase challenged me to decorate my garden for a Royal Tea Party to celebrate the arrival of the royal Princess and I had great fun choosing items to brighten it up. Doing up the garden has been… Continue Reading “A Garden Tea Party Fit for a Princess”