Thursday, September 19, 2019

Building and renovation

curb appeal at the front door the plumbette

Increase Curb Appeal at the Front Door

When Jacob and I bought our current home, we had intentions to increase curb appeal at the front door through the use of potted plants. But some projects never get...
24 tips for a functional family bathroom by the plumbette

24 Tips for a Functional Family Bathroom

The main bathroom of a home is often the family bathroom. It’s the bathroom which gets the most traffic from most of the family members – generally the children. To...
8 Navy Blue Bathroom Vanity Ideas

8 Navy Blue Bathroom Vanity Ideas

A navy blue bathroom vanity is a sure way to add colour to the bathroom, without it being too bold on the eye. Its popularity in bathrooms has soared over...
What to do When Your Aurora Inverter has an INT. Error E031 Message

What to do When Your Aurora Inverter has an INT. Error E031 Message

Does your Aurora Inverter have an INT. Error E031 Message? You will need a new inverter as this fault can not be fixed. Each quarter when we receive our electricity...
portable fire pit

5 Things To Consider Before Purchasing a Portable Fire Pit

A portable fire pit is a practical choice for the backyard when you don’t want to have a designated fire pit area, all year round. In Brisbane, winter is quite...
how to keep your bathroom warm during winter

How to Keep Your Bathroom Warm During Winter

Bathrooms can be cold, damp spaces during winter. While the room can get steamy during a hot shower, it's quite another experience to be enveloped in coolness the moment...
12 small laundry design ideas the plumbette

12 Small Laundry Design Ideas

Small laundry design ideas have been on my radar, to make my laundry more functional than it currently is. I have no bench space, no dryer and I’d love some...

Plumbing

Styling

Make your own Australian Native Flower Arrangement

Make Your Own Australian Native Flower Arrangement

Do you love an Australian Native Flower Arrangement? I do. My appreciation and love for...
Styling to Sell - A Before and After Transformation of a Home Staged Property

Styling to Sell – A Before and After Transformation of a Home Staged Property

Styling to sell is a skill best left to the professionals. Check out this before...
Personalise your home interior

3 Ways to Personalise Your Home Interior

This post has been written in collaboration with MyPicture.com.au The interior of your home should be...
Colour Code Kids Bath Towels to Save Your Sanity

Colour Code Kids Bath Towels to Save Your Sanity

This bathroom tip has saved my sanity when it comes to towels and the frustrating...
Best Indoor Plants That Thrive With Minimal Fuss

Best Indoor Plants That Thrive With Minimal Fuss

If you’re looking for the best indoor plants that thrive with minimal fuss, this post...
Laundry Kmart Hack budget styling

Laundry Kmart Hack: Styling my Laundry on a Budget

When I got a call from the producer of the Today show last Friday morning,...
how to style a bathroom stool, style your bathroom on a budget

5 Ways to Style Your Bathroom on a Budget

When you've renovated a bathroom or just had a new house built, styling your bathroom...
DIY air freshener and linen spray

DIY Air Freshener and Linen Spray

If you can't stand nasty smells in your home, you will love this DIY Air...
homebody book review

Book Review: Homebody by Joanna Gaines

I’ve been building quite the collection of home and interior books over the years to...

Life lessons

Motherhood

Ekka on a Budget

How to Take the Family to the Ekka on a Budget

Last Friday, we braved the first day of the Ekka. It took a bit of planning to attend the Ekka on a budget and...
Birthday week

Birthday Week Has Come and Gone

The last week of school holidays was dubbed as Birthday week in our household. I had my Birthday on Tuesday, and we celebrated Phoebe’s on...
Stay in Alstonville With Kids

What to do and Where to Stay in Alstonville With Kids

If you’re looking for a country escape from Brisbane, Alstonville is a quaint town to visit and is only a 2 and a half...
What it’s like to have a MRI Scan and CT Scan

What it’s Like to Have a MRI Scan and CT Scan

In the last three months I have had two MRI scans and one CT scan. I’m sure there are others who are more experienced...
ethically made mother's day gifts

Ethical Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

Sponsored If you’re looking for Ethical Mother’s Day Gift Ideas that have been handmade and will make a difference to the artisan who has produced...
Easter Egg Flowers

Easter Egg Flowers

If you're looking for an easy craft to make with the kids this Easter, with minimal fuss and mess, you have to make these...

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