Sometimes I get an absolute urge to completely turn our house inside out and just start again. I get overwhelmed by the stuff that’s built up, the lack of space, and the utter lack of storage and just want to blitz the lot.
This week has brought that feeling. Perhaps it’s because it feels like Autumn is properly arriving and I want a different feel. Or perhaps it’s because the heating has come on and it now feels dusty. But it definitely feels like it’s time for a decluttered and to get ready for the long winter ahead.
Whilst I’m not sure the rest of the family shares that feeling – before I start making stews, autumnal soups, or even spiced rum and apple cake (divine by the way)… I just feel like we need more space before we slow down for the next season.
So here’s a quick guide to what we’ve been up to today: