Home Sweet Home. 5 things I am sick of being asked about buying my first house.

Something really big is happening in my life right now. I feel that it is my moment (cringe at how cliche that it!). I’m a fully fledge adult because now I own my own home. Yes I have taken the plunge and brought a house.

Its been a long process and the occasional realisation of paying a mortgage for the next 30 years of my life is a slightly sickening thought but nothing compares to the feeling of accomplishment knowing you own such a huge investment. Life feels quite odd at the moment. I’ve got a career as a political staffer which i love, I own my own car, my own home. I’m a fully fledged adult. It’s like this is a defining moment in my life and this realisation has just hit me. Well it hit me a few weeks ago when I was home alone at my parents house and I realised just how clean I live when I’m only tidying up after myself.

I wanted to share parts of this journey on here to help others and documents the arduous process of committing to by your first home on your own with nothing. So lets start with the questions I’m literally sick of hearing.

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Take a Seat! My 5 top tips for reupholstering a chair

In an attempt to busy myself and fuel my inner creative fire along with trying to save money I wanted to share a crafty little DIY that I recently made turning an old tub chair into a retro beauty.ย ย Now Iโ€™m the first to admit that if I watch a video on youtube I can do it. This was one of those moments. The video I watched was this oneโ€ฆlook how easy it seems!

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