Wednesday, October 21, 2020

Building and renovation

embracing colour in the bathroom - how to incorporate colour without dating the bathroom

Embracing Colour in the Bathroom

There are so many ways to embrace colour in the bathroom. As we’ve seen on The Block last week, colour can be introduced by installing a coloured basin to painting...
Tips for Creating the Perfect Ensuite Bathroom

Tips for Creating the Perfect Ensuite Bathroom

Is there such a thing as the perfect ensuite bathroom? Most people don't think about it until they have to design one in a small space. Sometimes getting the layout right...
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...
6 bathroom painting tips

6 Bathroom Painting Tips

This year as part of our list of home updates and maintenance, we painted both bathrooms. The bathrooms were well and truly in need of a paint because they hadn’t...
Towel Hooks For Every Tapware Finish

Towel Hooks For Every Tapware Finish

Towel hooks are popular solution for hanging towels when wall space is limited. They are known as robe hooks when searching online, but they are typically used for hanging towels.  The...
Art deco bathroom ideas

Art Deco Bathroom Ideas

The modern Art Deco Bathroom is characterized by geometric patterns, symmetrical shapes, bold flooring and ornate tapware. This style of bathroom will suit an older style home or apartment, with...
Living in Your Home While Renovating

7 Tips for Living in Your Home While Renovating (With Kids!)

Living in your home while renovating is best described as challenging but doable! If you're about to start a home renovation, you may have wondered whether to move out and...

Plumbing

Styling

Where To Get Stylish Fabric Plant Pouches For Indoor Pot Plants

Where To Get Stylish Fabric Plant Pouches For Indoor Pot Plants

When visitors come over, I often get asked where my stylish fabric plant pouches are...
How to Style an Outdoor Living Area

How to Style an Outdoor Living Area

If your patio needs a bit of a refresh, these tips on how to style...
top 5 ways to update your home

Top 5 Ways to Update Your Home Without a Renovation

You don’t need to conduct a major renovation to update your home. Often the interior of...
rainbow homewares to brighten your home

Rainbow Homewares to Brighten Your Home

Rainbow homewares are certainly a cheery way to add a bit of colour and quirk...
Where to buy budget friendly kids' bed linen

Where to Buy Budget Friendly Kids’ Bed Linen

If you’re after budget friendly kids’ bed linen, I’m sharing my picks from online stores. We...
Spruce Up Your Bathroom With These Modern Print Towels

Spruce Up Your Bathroom With These Modern Print Towels

If you're after an easy and affordable way to spruce up your bathroom, why not...
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...

Life lessons

Motherhood

mermaid beach reflections on beach

Our Mermaid Beach Holiday With Kids

A Mermaid Beach Holiday with Kids is the ideal experience for families who wish to explore the Gold Coast.  For this year’s holiday, we decided...
home delivered father's day gift ideas

Home Delivered Father’s Day Gift Ideas

This Father’s Day will be different to last year. Home delivered Father's Day gift ideas are going to help love our dads from afar. With...
hotel date night to surfers paradise

Our Hotel Date Night at the Beach

A date night should be a regular part of married life. But if I’m honest, it falls by the wayside when kids, work and...
support local businesses during restrictions

Ways to Support Local Businesses During Restrictions

If there was ever a time to support local businesses, now would be it. And I have no doubt many of us have been...
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...

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