Teenager’s Bedroom Makeover with Grey, Marble and Copper

This post contains sponsored and affiliate links. It is Belle’s 13th birthday this Spring and she asked use if she could have a bedroom makeover as a gift from us, her parents. We thought this was a good idea as her room was still decorated in the pale orange and teddy bear stencils which we had put up before she was born. I don’t think a teenager’s bedroom looks right with teddy bear stencils! Colours and accents Belle chose colours and patterns. She wanted white walls with one grey accent wall. I was apprehensive as grey is the colour of rainclouds, gloom and John Major’s spitting image puppet. I thought a white room would be cold like living in an igloo. When the grey went on the wall I was…

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Photography in Auto Mode Part 2: Using Focus Points

Photography in Auto Mode Part 2: Using Focus Points

I’m going to share my autofocus tips in this blog for people who are using phone cameras, DSLRs on auto mode or any … View Post
Spring at Knaresborough Castle, North Yorkshire

Spring at Knaresborough Castle, North Yorkshire

There is finally a bit of Spring colour about. The trees are so late budding but this gave me an opportunity to take this … View Post
Coast to Coast: 9 Road Trip Attractions Up North

Coast to Coast: 9 Road Trip Attractions Up North

Collaborative Post Taking a trip from one coast to another is a fun challenge. It is satisfying to tick off the miles seeing the … View Post
Photography in Auto Mode – Tips for Improving Photos

Photography in Auto Mode – Tips for Improving Photos

I’ve had some people get in touch with me recently to say they are shooting photos in auto but would like to know … View Post