• Posts Tagged ‘fireplace’

    The matter of the hearth

    by  • February 26, 2016 • Beautiful boudoirs, Stylish living • 1 Comment


    There are times when renting my home as opposed to owning has its perks – being able to afford to live in London, our recently broken oven being replaced (relatively) speedily and at no cost to us, and the fact that I’m still blissfully ignorant of what words like ‘stamp duty’ mean. But sometimes, not owning my house can throw up frustrations, and no more so than when I want to roll up my sleeves and tackle something like the dated kitchen, the dreary carpets or, as we’ll talk about today, the fireplaces.

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    Are you clean living?

    by  • February 23, 2016 • Stylish living • 0 Comments

    Don’t tell me about housework, I’ve been run off my feet since my wife went on a 3-week work (she calls it!) trip. Now I’ve always pulled my weight around the house, i.e. loading the dishwasher (say what you like, NO-ONE can do that like a man can), unloading the dishwasher (we’re pretty good at that, too),

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