Home Living

Bathroom Renovating: Planning and Preparation Tips That Make All the Difference

Any bathroom renovation takes careful planning and lots of preparation, but taking the proper steps is even more important if you are updating the only bathroom in your home. No matter how speedy your contractor, renovating the bathroom means your family will not have access to it for some period …

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2016 Bedroom Inspiration

2016 Bedroom Inspiration

With the New Year nearly upon us, I can’t help but feel that with New Years come new plans, ideas & wishes – One of our wishes is to get our own place or at least get the ball rolling. I feel like I mention this a lot. A new home …

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The Joys of London Property Prices and That Dream Office

Here’s some Friday knowledge for you about London Property Prices. The average price of a house in England and Wales currently stands at £184,682. I’m thinking 1/2 bedroom, 1 bathroom that might not even have a bath and certainly no driveway or garden. But what about those who prefer the finer …

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Ridiculously Easy Halloween Wreath Craft

I love Halloween, as you guys already know so we thought we’d get crafty this weekend as a family. It was a horrible wet Saturday in London but we had fun making a Halloween Wreath inspired by the Pines and Needles Pinterest board. We’re collaborating with them over Christmas but realised how …

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Things to Consider Before Buying Land

Before you start drafting your plans for that dream home, you will need to buy a piece of land first. When buying land, there are plenty of things to consider before finally coming up with a decision to purchase an ideal spot in a serene location. Your goal is ultimately …

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Bedroom Zen Solutions

Not too long ago myself and several other bloggers were asked by Hillary’s Blinds if we would write a short answer to a question about our ideal bedroom environment somewhat like Bedroom Zen solutions Q&A. It was to help them create an interactive guide to creating the perfect bedroom environment. Q: “What affect …

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Julia Kendell Ideal Home Show Exhibition and Interview

Julia Kendell Ideal Home Show

Not too long ago I was invited along to The Ideal Home Show by one of their sponsors and exhibitors Hammonds Furniture. On the day their very talented celebrity ambassador, and interior designer Julia Kendell took to the super stage and I was able to have a few interview questions answered. On …

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Kids Bedroom Inspiration and Tips

Bedroom Inspiration

We’re always looking for inspiration when it comes to decorating. I recently spruced up the kitchen with a few new kitchen essentials. I think it’s time now to move on and start sorting out Hayden’s room – finally, It’s now still being used as a spare room. A helpful hand is always important …

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Top Tips: Safety At Christmas

Safety At Christmas

Christmas truly is the most wonderful time of the year for many households, but with all the excitement and frenzy, it’s also a time where there’s so much scope to go wrong, safety wise. There are a few tips and tricks on safety at Christmas you can follow to keep …

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Brightening Up The Home Over Winter

The clocks have turned back: the end is nigh. Okay, so I’m being slightly dramatic, but there’s sadly no denying that the bright and breezy airiness of summer has now long departed. Studies say that far more people sadly suffer from depression during the longer days (on account of the …

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6 Tips to Help You Create a Perfect Hygienic Environment for Your Children

Perfect Hygienic Environment

Caring for a child is a full time job, and housework and cleaning are often thought of as a secondary consideration. However, if you have a child that is crawling around the floor and playing on the various surfaces in your home, then your care will include keeping those surfaces …

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How to brighten up your home this winter

home this winter

The leaves have already begun to fall from the trees and before we know it, winter will be in full swing! Although December brings with it many festivities, it’s also a season brimming with dark nights, gloomy mornings, cooler temperatures and sniffly noses. Thankfully there are many tips to help …

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Home insurance: The trick to protecting the little ones and saving money

Home Insurance

Since your little gem was born the value of your household has probably grown dramatically – but so too has your average household expenditure! When money is tight it can be tempting to overlook purchases that aren’t deemed mandatory with home insurance one policy that you may be contemplating cutting …

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Your 10 Step Checklist for Prepping Your Home for Winter

Prepping Your Home for Winter

Summer has passed and winter will be around the corner in a few months. It is important that you must start prepping your home for Winter … get ready for the cold months. Here is your 10 step checklist on what should you do: Protect Outdoor Equipment and furniture Your …

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Dormeo Memory Foam Mattresses

Hey guys,  We were given the opportunity to review one of  the Dormeo Memory Foam Mattresses - Luxury of Silver. We've been testing out a bit of affordable Italian luxury. Have a read of how we got on and see what start ratings we've given for the products.     First Impressions: - A …

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From Boring to Breathtaking: A Bungalow Dining Room Update

Bungalow Dining Room

If you live in a full-sized home, you probably scratch your head at how people can live in a bungalow. They’re not real homes, right? Not so fast. While they are small, they’re still amazing in their own right. What’s more, they’re not difficult to decorate if you’re the creative …

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Do You Need More Change In Your Life?

life's a beach

How families can embrace change in their life with particular focus on changing energy tariffs and the benefits this can offer. When things are going well in life, the idea of repetition doesn’t seem like a bad thing. The old saying ‘if it ain’t broke, don’t fix it’ holds true …

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Time You Got A New Hobby?

Horse Riding Saddle

Perhaps the kids have joined a club, or you’ve struck lucky and the grandparents have taken them off on holiday. Whatever is going on this summer, whether you’ve got an extra few hours a week to yourself or you’re just dreaming of a bit of a break while they’re off …

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