The blogger behind tuesdayschild.me has seen her light and airy apartment in Dubai Marina undergo several changes over the past few years. “It’s had to keep up with our growing family,” says Heidi. “Our home is always evolving. Every room has changed two or three times in the four years we’ve been here.”
As mother to two boys – 19-month-old James and five-month-old Teddy – the apartment is very much inspired by her sons. The nursery is her favourite room. “It is so calming and benefits from beautiful light all day,” she says. But it is James’ room that has seen the most recent makeover. “James adores animals, so there are lots of animal features for him, including two amazing Mel Pickup paintings. We also bought a limited edition Rob Ryan [British paper-cutting artist] print for each boy.
for Christmas. They’re really sentimental. I think we’ll try and buy them a piece of art each year – but fear not, they’re definitely not going without toys!”