Friday, November 16, 2018

Building and renovation

top 8 bathroom trends for 2019

8 Bathroom Trends for 2019

If you’re planning to renovate your bathroom next year, you will no doubt be researching bathroom trends for 2019 to help with your selections. Each year when I research and...
RYOBI Washer and Patio Cleaning kit

Three Ways to Update Your Home Using the Ryobi Pressure Washer

This post has been written in collaboration with RYOBI Cleaning the outside of our house is not usually on the agenda of spring cleaning… until we notice how dirty the...
glass free shower open shower design

Glass Free Shower Design Ideas

Last year, it was predicted the Japanese style wet room would become a popular bathroom design. The style certainly opens up the bathroom and can work in a small...
Handyman Magazine 2018

I Ticked Something Off My Bucket List: Articles Published in Handyman Magazine September 2018...

A couple of months ago, I was approached by the editor of Handyman Magazine to write two feature articles for the September 2018 issue. The features were to be...
Empowering Women to Use Power Tools: What Have You Been Told You Can't Do?

Empowering Women to Use Power Tools: What Have You Been Told You Can’t Do?

Blogging events are very few and far between these days. And the events I do get invited to, I have to decline simply because of work and family commitments. But...
renovation inspiration

The Best Websites To Peruse For Renovation Inspiration

When you purchase a house in need of renovating, it can be hard to decipher what you like and if it will suit your property. Renovation inspiration can come...
The Best Window Coverings For Bathrooms

The Best Window Coverings For Bathrooms

Every bathroom should have a window for ventilation and natural light. Generally, bathroom windows are frosted or textured for privacy, but if you have chosen a clear window in...

Plumbing

Styling

Bohemian Inspired Pom Pom Felt Christmas Trees DIY

Bohemian Inspired Pom Pom Felt Christmas Trees

These Bohemian Inspired Pom Pom Felt Christmas Trees are so easy and fun to make....
growing herbs on your kitchen windowsill

A Guide to Growing Herbs on Your Kitchen Windowsill

I love seeing herbs growing in our kitchen. It’s easy to pluck some leaves to...
terrazzo homewares

Terrazzo Homewares – The Decor Trend to Overtake Marble

Terrazzo homewares are the next big thing in home décor trends. We’ve seen it used...
how to style a bathroom stool

How to Style a Bathroom Stool

If you have a new bathroom to style – or an older bathroom that needs...
Trendy Freestanding Towel Racks For Your Bathroom

Trendy Freestanding Towel Racks For Your Bathroom

If you have a spare wall and need extra places to hang towels in the...
Property Styling on a Budget

Property Styling on a Budget: Which Rooms Should be Home Staged by a Stylist?

This post has been written in collaboration with Grace & Co Property Styling If you’re planning...
photobook from chatbooks

Our New Coffee Table Book From Chatbooks

Last Christmas, I installed the Chatbooks App on my phone. They were having a Boxing...
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...

Life lessons

Motherhood

if I just get through this

If I Just Get Through This…

It’s been 7 months since I started my new job and I’m quite amazed at how this year has unfolded for me. No week...
rid your house of cold and flu

8 Tips to Help Keep Your Home Well

Whenever there is a change in season, you can be guaranteed a cold will come with it. And when one person brings a cold...
pulled the plug on Term 3 Sunshine Coast Getaway

I Pulled the Plug on Term 3 Early and Escaped to the Sunshine Coast

Last Wednesday when I picked Esther and Maggie up from school, I surprised them by saying their schooling term had finished earl. I had...

A Pamper Salon Experience For Children

If you’re looking for experiences for a kids’ party or just because, Little Miss Pretty Pamper Parties may be the right indulgence for your...
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...

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