How to decide between gas and electric central heating
Nov07

How to decide between gas and electric central heating

This is a paid collaborative post.  November is here and I’m sure everyone else is feeling as cold as I am. We try not to put our central heating on too often or too early in the year, but we’ve now accepted the that the timer is on and the heating is going to be coming on twice a day for the next few months! Let’s face it, when you live in colder climates like the UK, central heating is pretty much essential....

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The boiler
Nov15

The boiler

When you sit on your own all day in a quiet house – no kids, no TV, no radio – it’s surprising how much noise a house makes. But one day, my house seemed to be making a bit more than usual. We’re a detached house, so it wasn’t the neighbours. It sounded like something was moving around upstairs. I kept looking outside to see if there were any roadworks. Eventually I saw a window cleaner at my...

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Project 366 Week 10
Mar12

Project 366 Week 10

This week I’ve been feeling pretty much broken by the ever-increasing demands of my kids, a lack of sleep, having much more work and a husband who seems to work late every night. So my photos are pretty uninspiring! Here’s our week in pictures… Day 66 – Sunday 6th March – Mother’s Day was as good as could be expected in a day where I had to do a two-hour round trip to pick up eldest from Explorers...

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