Project Pego: Becoming a Holiday Home

As we near the end of a lovely break in Spain, todays long overdue post shares our current progress in Pego. Tonight, Darren and I are sat in our main living area.  We’re enjoying a G&T and admiring what we’ve achieved so far in this room.  It’s by no means…

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Project Pego: Our Eight Month Video Update

Finally, the eight month video update of our renovations at Project Pego is here! I couldn’t believe when I checked on Wednesday; it’s been just over a year since I updated the blog with a progress report from Pego. It’s been even longer since I made a video update, so…

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Our Instagram Photo Diary: January 2019

During the past year, I’ve found little time to write as many blog posts as I would have like. Renovating both our corner of an 18th century Manor House, and our holiday home in Spain, along with working full time and a 80 odd mile daily commute has left little…

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Our Beautiful Hicks Blue Kitchen

Inbetween finding our dream home last Novemeber and getting the keys in May, I had plenty of time to design the ultimate navy kitchen; and now after 5 months of hard work we have the most beautiful Hicks Blue kitchen known to man.  (I may be a little biased here but’s…

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Our Eighth Renovation Project: Braeside Road

It’s been a year since we completed our eighth renovation project and I’ve realised I  still haven’t shared the end result.  So this evening, I shall be doing just that. Our eighth renovation project, Braeside Road was another neglected three bedroom semi in Southampton.   Like Thorold Road, this property…

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Brambridge House: A Habitable Home

Two months after getting the keys, I excited to announce that Brambridge House is now a habitable home! If you read my last blog post, A Photographic Tour of our Dream Home, you’ll know that we’ve recently bought yet another epic renovation project.  It’s an old 18th Century manor house that…

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