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3 Aug 2020 Inspiration Lifestyle 13 comments

My Monthly Goals For August.

And just like that, we’re in to August! Oh this is a strange time isn’t it? In a lot of ways it feels worse than the start of lockdown – this limbo period where we’re not really sure what to do. I’ve ...

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31 Jul 2020 Interiors 15 comments

A Few New Artwork Additions.

Artwork for our new home! I’ve been slowly acquiring artwork for the last year, so when shops finally opened I was first in the queue to get them all framed! I love the process of taking art to the framers, I feel so excited...

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28 Jul 2020 Recipes 9 comments

Salted Caramel Shortbread.

The sweet treat to make this weekend… Oh boy, I love salted caramel shortbread. I love salted caramel full stop, to be fair. But this delicious treat is an absolute winner with my husband and our friends, every time I make t...

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24 Jul 2020 Home Tours Interiors Lifestyle 23 comments

Our New Home!

Well, it’s been a wild ride to get here but we’re in! Moving on its own is seriously stressful, but moving during a pandemic just about broke me. It was EMOSH. First things first – why did we move? It really just...

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5 Jul 2020 Inspiration Lifestyle 9 comments

My July Goals.

Hello, July! It feels like June just passed me by, it didn’t feel like a month at all! I didn’t blog, I wasn’t online too much and I felt a lot of emotions as the days went by. I still feel a little bit out of it...

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25 Jun 2020 Beauty Collections Inspiration 12 comments

Project Empty: My Goal For The Year.

On committing to finishing products! I wouldn’t have pegged myself as a hoarder. While I’m not exactly a minimalist, I like everything to have a place and I don’t tend to shop unless I need (or really want!) some...

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16 May 2020 Lifestyle Recipes 16 comments

Easy Vegetable Tarts.

These easy peasy vegetable tarts have become a staple for us lately, especially at the weekends to use up whatever veg we have sitting around. We’ll whip them up quickly and have a late lunch at our sun spot kitchen table wi...

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Hi, I’m Kate – writer of katelavie.com! I set this blog up in late 2009¬†and it’s been going ever since – follow me as I share everything from my daily life, tours around my home and my favourite beauty finds…

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