Friday, May 29, 2020

Building and renovation

Modern coastal bathroom design

Modern Coastal Bathroom Ideas

If you’re after some modern coastal bathroom ideas, this post has plenty of inspiration to help you. A coastal bathroom is a relaxed style of bathroom, using colours and textures...
How to Make a Timber Vanity Unit Work in Your Bathroom

How to Make a Timber Vanity Unit Work in Your Bathroom

Bathrooms with a timber vanity unit evoke a warm atmosphere and are a great way to introduce a natural element to the space. While I love the look of timber...
living wall vertical gardens in bathrooms

Living Wall Vertical Gardens in Bathrooms

Living wall vertical gardens in bathrooms deliver a stunning focal point. With the increase of biophilic design in architecture, it’s only a natural progression for it to be incorporated...
12 ways to update a rental bathroom

12 Ways to Update a Rental Bathroom

If you’re looking for ways to update a rental bathroom for little cost, these tips will come in handy. Rental bathrooms aren’t always the renovated retreat you’d love to immerse...
Urinal in home bathroom

What to Consider if You Put a Urinal in Your Home Bathroom

Over the years I’ve had some interesting conversations about plumbing in the home. One conversation has been on what to consider if you put a urinal in your home...
bathroom trends for 2020

Bathroom Trends for 2020

If you’re renovating or building a new bathroom this year, you’re going to be interested in reading what the bathroom trends for 2020 are. I wrote a presentation about this...
the pros and cons of brass tapware

The Pros and Cons of Brass Tapware

Brass tapware is not as highly sought as chrome or matte black, however for those who like to go against the trends, brass tapware can certainly make a statement...

Plumbing

Styling

towel rails for family bathrooms

Towel Rails for Family Bathrooms

A pet hate of mine is when bathrooms don't have enough towel rails. Towel rails for...
5 Free Home Update Ideas to Change the Interior of Your Home

5 Free Home Update Ideas

The problem with many home update projects is they require spare cash to do them...
easter home decorating 2020

Home Decorating for Easter

Home decorating for Easter can be a full on affair or just a few simple...
bath mats to hide bland bathroom floors Hop Out Sage and Clare

Bath Mats to Camouflage a Bland Bathroom Floor

Even if your bathroom floor isn’t ugly, it's easy to update with a bath mat. While...
Bright Australian Native Flower Artwork

Bright Australian Native Flower Artwork

I’ve been on the hunt for Bright Australian Native Flower Artwork for our playroom. While I’ve...
colourful print hand towels for the bathroom

Colourful Print Hand Towels Add Colour to Your Bathroom

Adding colourful print hand towels to the powder room, bathroom or laundry is an easy...
bathroom storage shelving in bamboo

I Upgraded the Bathroom Storage in my Ensuite

Lack of bathroom storage is often a pain point in the family home. While we love...
kitchen styling how to organise your kitchen bench

Kitchen Styling: How To Organise Your Kitchen Bench

Kitchen styling is something I admire, but am not always good at upkeeping. At present,...
tween girl bedroom update

A Tween Girl Bedroom Update

This tween girl bedroom update is a project we tackled last year in October, but...

Life lessons

Motherhood

Modern Day Iso Proverbs 31 Woman

Modern Day Iso Proverbs 31 Woman

Two years ago I re-wrote Proverbs 31 for the modern day woman as a tribute to Mother's Day. The original NLT bible version is framed...
Our Date Night Picnic in The Living Room with grazing platter and champagne

Our Date Night Picnic In The Living Room

This May long weekend, we were supposed to be at a rainforest retreat for two nights to celebrate our 15 year wedding anniversary. Instead, we...
Home Delivered Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

Home Delivered Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

If you’re after home delivered Mother’s Day gift ideas, I’ve put all my favourite gifts in one post. I know we only just had Easter,...
Cork Board Craft Display: Journal the Crafts Made With Your Kids in Self-Isolation

Cork Board Craft Display: Journal Crafts Made With Your Kids at Home

Create a visual journal of crafts made with your kids at home in isolation. The cork board craft display will be a tangible visual...

What I Got Up To At Cape Schanck

Last week I headed to Cape Schanck for a work trip and you can bet I’m counting my lucky stars that the trip was...
three in school

Three in School

Time can often feel like it stands still when you have a baby, a toddler and a kid not yet old enough for Kindergarten. School...

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