- September 11, 2021
How To Plan A Great Photo Shoot – Part 1.If you’d asked me three years ago what goes into a photo shoot I wouldn’t have had a clue. Now, after working really hard to build my website and my instagram…
- August 20, 2021
How to design the Perfect Small Kitchen: Stage 3.In this last instalment I’ll be talking about the finishing touches and the little things that really make the space work. It’s essentially a guide to all the suppliers we used and why we used them.
- August 14, 2021
How To Get Rid Of The Dreaded Box Moth CaterpillarI have a love/hate relationship with Box. Not because the plants themselves are in anyway annoying. But, bless them, they have had a rough time in recent years with disease and pests. It’s these pesky fungi and critters that have become the bane of my life. However, help is at hand! Read on to find out how to get rid of Box Caterpillar the easy way.
- August 7, 2021
How To Renovate And Stay Under Your Ceiling Price.So, you’ve just bought a house. You’re completely in love with it and your mind is a whirlwind of ideas and plans. Perhaps an extension, a loft conversion, new kitchen and…
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Well, hello there and welcome! I’m J.P.
Hi! I’m J.P and I’m so pleased you’ve popped by! Thanks for finding your way to my site. If you love interiors and gardens and a good old natter with a large dose of witty banter then you’ve come to the right place.
My forte is bringing the outside in. Using nature to beautify our homes is one of the easiest ways to add a new look to a space.
I’m a blogger, writer, creator and stylist. I publish a new blog post every Sunday and I write about everything from kitchen inspiration to garden planning to tips on how to find your mojo!
You can find me getting up to all kinds of shenanigans on Instagram @jpslifeandloves - I love seasonal styling and I’m known for my extravagant displays. We’ve just completed a renovation of an iconic 60s deckhouse on the coast and are about to start the renovation of a Gothic Victorian house along with redesigning it’s beautiful walled garden.
I’m married to the lovely Mr C and we have a sweet cairn terrier called Missy. Hope you stick around for a while, it would be great to get to know you. Jp xx