Christmas Dining Room

Hello there- you lovely lot! I’ve been a bit quiet as you may have noticed oldfashionedsusie.com has a new look. What do you think? I’d love any feedback, if you cant read the font or…

Warming Christmas Cocktail

Cranberry, apple, almond and tea: A Hot Punch recipe. Today I’m joining in with the #UKHomeBlogHop organised by the fabulous Kimberley of Swoonworthy. So WELCOME if that is how you’ve found me, especially if you’ve arrived…

Pyjamas to be proud of

So can I officially say that Winter is just about here? I think it’s time to sort the pyjama situation. Here’s my picks of the best pyjamas in the shops and online now. 1- Oriental…

Drama at Christmas

There are a few simple pleasures I enjoy at Christmas and over Wintertime in general. One of the big ones for me is pulling up the metaphorical drawbridge to our home and staying indoors with…

A Christmas Bedside with Barker & Stonehouse

Eldest is six now and I think having some Christmas cheer spread throughout the home and into her bedroom is a lovely idea. In previous years we’ve added a bit of tinsel and fairy lights…

Ideas for the Ultimate Christmas Party

As the party season creeps ever closer, today I’m going to share with you some fun ideas for throwing a brilliant Christmas party. I’ve been gathering party inspiration on my Party Themes & Decor board on…