Saga Magazine Author

Melanie Whitehouse

Melanie Whitehouse has written for most national newspapers and interiors magazines during her 30-year career. She is founder of the Book Lovers' Supper Club which brings top authors to mid Sussex, and is prevented from straying too far from home by an elderly Burmese rescue cat called Maisie.

Latest Articles from Melanie

Conservatory
Home & Garden

How to make your conservatory a year-round room

Get the most out of your extra space, whatever the weather.

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Dog looking hungry
Home & Garden

Foods poisonous to dogs

Keep these toxic foodstuffs out of reach at all times.

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Beagle puppy
Home & Garden

How to house train a puppy

Routine, training and reward are key.

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Snowy house in winter
Home & Garden

Winter checklist: preparing for snow

Our straightforward checklist for making your home home and garden.

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Fox & Ivy metallic vases, Tesco
Home & Garden

Interiors trends 2019

This year it's all about colour, texture and exotic prints.

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Dog on chewed sofa
Home & Garden

How to stop dogs chewing furniture

Find out how to prevent unwanted chewing.

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Duvet
Home & Garden

How to clean a duvet

Duvets should be washed and dried regularly.

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Festive tablet set for Christmas dinner
Money

Stylish Christmas savers

Brilliant budget ideas for creating a stunning Christmas table and wrapping gifts

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Home & Garden

Christmas safety tips

With stress levels running high as Christmas approaches it's no wonder so many accidents happen.

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