Hands up if you have ever bought furniture without properly measuring your space? Bought something on a whim or on a deal and it doesn’t fit? That’s where custom-made furniture comes to the rescue.
When we moved house back in the middle of the 2020 pandemic, we made sure to measure the room and the doorways of the house to get our heavenly sofa in. Did we think to measure the angle of the hallway and bannister in our 100yr old house? NO!
We spent months while the shops were shut, sitting on our emergency flat pack Ikea sofa, googling Custom-made furniture!
Sometimes, you have to go with the ‘when in Rome’ mantra and I certainly try to stick to it when ordering food whilst travelling. Even if it is an expensive foody treat,
Whether it was a few dozen oysters in New York’s Grand Centrals Station infamous oyster bar or New England Lobster in a lobster shack on the Maine Coast – I always like to try something new.
You can even read more of my food adventures HERE
What is the best thing to happen to Durham since my birth in 1983? Oh only the much anticipated opening of Turtle Bay Durham!! Making it’s new home in the very swish new Riverwalk Complex, Turtle Bay Durham has unbridled views of the Cathedral and Castle as the perfect backdrop to your visit
Dog friendly restaurant in the George Washington hotel. Carter + Fitch have plenty seating indoor and outdoor, serving light bites, small plates and main meals all day.
Life is full of unexpected and wonderful moments, and we must do all we can to capture these memories so we can enjoy them today, and look back on them later in life. The summer months are the perfect time to create and capture some great family moments, whether it’s family holidays and a once in a lifetime trip, or you want to highlight the beauty in the mundane and cherish that night you and your friends came together, days out with the kids, ice cream on the beach, days at the lake…the possibilities are endless, but as memories fade and recollections differ, sharing and preserving these moments is essential and will ensure these memories are shared for generations to come.
In this post, we’ll explore some creative ways you can share and preserve your favourite summer moments. Read on to find out more.