Wednesday, November 13, 2019

Building and renovation

Bathroom colour schemes that won't date

Bathroom Colour Schemes That Won’t Date

When considering bathroom colour schemes, there is always an underlying concern on whether it will date quickly. You want to get it right the first time because 1. It’s usually a...
No One Asks for a Natural Disaster to Come to Their House Importance of house insurance

No One Asks for a Natural Disaster to Come to Their House

I’ve been on holidays from my job for two weeks now. But I’ve been thinking about people affected this week by the horrifying bushfires. It hits home when you...
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...

Plumbing

Styling

colourful planter pouches for the home

Planter Pouches for Storage and Indoor Plants

I love my planter pouches around the house. They add colour and pattern to the...
Legit design vases from Vanessa Bean

I Prefer a Legit Design Than a Cheap Knock Off

If you had the choice between a Louis Vuitton Handbag and a $30 look alike...
getting your outdoor area ready for summer

12 Tips For Getting Your Outdoor Area Ready for Summer

Getting your outdoor area ready for summer is probably on your to-do list of household...
8 Affordable Ways to Update Your Home For Spring

8 Affordable Ways to Update Your Home For Spring

If you’re after some affordable ways to update your home for spring without heading to...
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...

Life lessons

Motherhood

30 family friendly activities in Wanaka

30 Family Friendly Activities in Wanaka and Surrounds

Wanaka is a must visit for families when heading to New Zealand. Here are 30 family friendly activities in Wanaka, of which we did...
24 hours in Queenstown for families

24 Hours in Queenstown for Families

Queenstown is usually on the itinerary of every New Zealand holiday when visiting the South Island. We spent 24 hours in Queenstown before heading...
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...

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