It’s been almost two months since the UK has been in lockdown, and as a family we are acclimatising to our new way of life. Aside from a quick walk once a day and a weekly supermarket shop, which either myself or my husband undertakes on our own (we want to save the online delivery
I’m not going to lie – I’ve found it hard to write this month’s blog post. Initially I was planning on giving some ideas on Spring activities in our local area, however many of these have now been cancelled or postponed. The current global and local COVID-19 crisis has affected absolutely everyone I know, and
This month has been incredibly busy in our household in Ebbsfleet Garden City, as we are fully back in the swing of work and school, as well as various home décor projects. The big news is I’ve finally got round to painting our family bathroom and ensuite, which has made a huge difference to the
Happy New Year!! Well, it seems like we blinked and the holidays were over, however now the mince pies have been eaten and the Christmas trees are down (almost, I’ve still got my artificial one up in the living room because it’s just SO pretty!), it’s time to look ahead and start thinking about 2020.
I really can’t believe that it’s December already, and we are preparing for the second Christmas in our ‘new’ home! I know it’s not everyone’s cup of tea (or mulled wine), but I absolutely love Christmas – the decorations, trees, cosy nights in, the FOOD, parties, and the wonderful giving, loving atmosphere. It’s one of
It’s been a busy autumn in Ebbsfleet Garden City, with lots of new neighbours moving in and exciting updates on the progress of Springhead Park Primary School, Ebbsfleet Green Primary School, the bridge linking Springhead Park to Ebbsfleet International Station, and the land acquisition for Ebbsfleet Central. Our Autumnal Wreath is up! Our neighbourhood
So…you’ve trawled the developer webpages, inspected the site maps, stalked the showhomes, found every single Instagram account with a similar house type and are about to reserve your dream home…before you do, it might be worthwhile reading this blog to make sure you’ve considered all the extra extras that could cause costs to mount up.
Well, schools are back, and summer is officially over (just ask the weather!). We’ve had a wonderful month, both at home and on holiday, but now it’s time to settle back in routine and for me that means getting stuck into a few house projects. Over the past year I’ve started to dip my toe
Well, we made it through our first heatwave in the Garden City! It’s been a summer of extremes and unpredictable weather, which has meant I’ve had to get creative when planning days out and weekend activities. Now it’s the school holidays, I thought I’d share my Top 5 Summer Spots in and around Ebbsfleet, that
As we head into July, our family will be celebrating the year anniversary of our home’s completion date, and we will have spent an entire 12 months as residents in Ebbsfleet Garden City. Not to lean on cliché, but wow, how time flies when you’re having fun! It seems like only yesterday we were trying