Monday, July 23, 2018

Building and renovation

Before and After Reveal of a Small Bathroom Renovation

Before and After Reveal of a Small Bathroom Renovation

One of the challenges of renovating a small bathroom is designing a layout that won’t feel cramped. This small bathroom renovation I’m sharing with you today may be a...
Point Pod Offers a Seamless Power Solution in Your Kitchen Bench Top

Point Pod Offers a Seamless Power Solution in Your Kitchen Bench Top

If there is one thing that many kitchen designs get wrong, it would be not allowing enough power points for appliances at the island bench. Often it’s a frustration...
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Interesting Bathroom Focal Points

When designing a bathroom, there can be many items to consider from the layout to material and fixture selections. For most, the aim of the bathroom is to have...
groutless bathroom ideas in Australia

Groutless Bathroom Ideas in Australia

One of the predicted bathroom trends for 2018 was the use of large panels, instead of tiles on the walls, to remove the need for grout. I recently shared...
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10 Colourful Kitchen Ideas That Won’t Burn Your Eyes

Whenever I think of a colourful kitchen, the words that come to mind are ‘dated’, ‘old’ or ‘retro’. But colourful kitchens don’t have to be any of those things....
pallet christmas tree

Have Yourself a DIY Christmas With a Pallet Christmas Tree

I love when readers send through pictures of their creations. I love it because their handiwork will impress me, and often it impresses me so much, I have to...
My block winner predictions were wrong

My Block Winner Predictions Were Wrong. Sort of.

I was wrong in my predictions for who would win The Block last night. Sort of. I did think Jason and Sarah’s house would have had a chance of...

Plumbing

Styling

replace nasty toilet brush

Is It Time to Replace Your Nasty Toilet Brush?

One of my pet hates when going into commercial or public toilets is seeing the...
Little Changes That Can Update Your Living Room And Make a World of Difference

Little Changes That Can Update Your Living Room And Make a World of Difference

Winter is always a great time to make some little changes to update your living...
Dark Bottle Pump Handwashes That Look Amazing in Your Bathroom

Dark Bottle Pump Handwashes That Look Amazing in Your Bathroom

If there is one thing that you can easily add to your bathroom vanity or...
easter decorating and easter centerpiece

An Easy Easter Centerpiece and Easter Decorating Around my Home

With Easter being a month away, I like to add a few Easter bits and...
My Latest Budget Buys to Add Something New to my Home Interior

My Latest Budget Buys to Add Something New to my Home Interior

If you’re looking for some inexpensive ways to update your home, I thought I’d share...
Esther's New Bedroom - Girl's Bedroom Makeover

Esther’s New Bedroom – Girl’s Bedroom Makeover

This year, we decided to make over Esther’s room for her Birthday. She has been...
Our New Rug from IKEA

I Can’t Pronounce The Name of Our New Rug, But it Looks Good. Thanks IKEA

We’ve had a lot of our furniture since before we got married. Most of our...
Indoor Plants I've Kept Alive (And The Ones That I Let Die)

Indoor Plants I’ve Kept Alive (And The Ones That Didn’t Survive)

One thing I have slowly introduced to our home is live plants. Indoor plants are...
Tradie Maternity Pants: Work Pants for Pregnant Tradeswomen

Tradie Maternity Pants: Work Pants for Pregnant Tradeswomen

Tradie maternity pants for pregnant tradeswomen can be difficult to find. 7 years ago when...

Life lessons

Motherhood

A Visit to the Brisbane Planetarium and Botanic Gardens

A Visit to the Brisbane Planetarium and Botanic Gardens

Working from home during the school holidays can be tricky and I’ve learned to embrace the chaos and prioritise what work needs to be...
Why Is Everything Crammed in The Last Week of School Term?

Why Is Everything Crammed in The Last Week of School Term?

I thought I had last week to get myself sorted for the impending school holidays, which always take me by surprise, despite them being...
Modern Day Proverbs 31 Woman

Modern Day Proverbs 31 Woman

On my desk, I have Proverbs 31: 10-31 framed on my desk. It was a handout given a few years ago at church for...
Mother’s Day Gift Ideas That Will Make Mum Stop and Relax

Mother’s Day Gift Ideas That Will Make Mum Stop and Relax at Home

If my children ask me what I want for Mother’s Day, I will tell them I’d like a cuddle in bed, a nap in...
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Two at School

Since the 1st of January, my girls have been so eager to get to school. Their impatience led to tears when they learned how...
a ball of christmas fun

A Ball of Christmas Fun

The school holidays have been a much welcome interruption to our normal daily routine. It’s been great not having anywhere to go, allowing us...

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