Yes, we’ll be spending Valentine’s Day in lockdown this year, but that doesn’t mean that it will be a washout. In fact, I’d make this the year to go BIG. Changing up your space – re-arranging furniture, adding accessories, dimming the lighting – can transform it from the day-to-day to something new and romantic. Here are my best ideas for creating a special Valentine’s Day at home.
We can begin to gently - slowly, cautiously - look forward to meeting up with friends and family again. If you are planning your first small group get-togethers for Easter then the patio, if you are lucky enough to have one, is going to come into its own. Over the next few weeks, I’ll be getting in touch with friends, tentatively putting dates in the diary, and using these five ideas to get my patio ready for some socially distanced catch-ups.Continue reading