Renovating Your Bedroom When You’re On A Budget

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Are you interested in completing a bedroom renovation? There are numerous reasons why you might be considering this option. For instance, it could be a great way to add value to your property. Alternatively, you might just be keen to make sure that you have a space that is perfectly set up for a great night of sleep. The reality is that it ultimately doesn’t matter what reason you are changing your bedroom because there’s always going to be one… Continue Reading “Renovating Your Bedroom When You’re On A Budget”

How to create a fresh new look in the home for Spring

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After a winter that has felt very long, wet and drawn out, the spring flowers are starting to emerge and give us some much needed colour. Spring is a great time to give your home a fresh new look as you pack away the winter warmers and welcome more light back into the home and you don’t have to spend a fortune. The Walls Giving your rooms a lick of paint is a quick, easy and inexpensive way to give… Continue Reading “How to create a fresh new look in the home for Spring”

Versatile Springtime Fashion for Kids

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Finally, the days are getting longer and it is starting to warm up a bit. It feels great. Pretty soon it will be possible to once again enjoy full family days out.  So, now is the time to start getting the kids to try on their warm weather clothing and take them shopping to fill in any gaps in their wardrobes. The right coat for the changeable weather It is still too warm not to wear coats, especially early in… Continue Reading “Versatile Springtime Fashion for Kids”

Brightening up the home for spring

Divan Bed

The winter is finally on its way out-of-town and my thoughts have turned to freshening up the home in time for the warmer and brighter weather. Over the winter we indulged in new brushed cotton bedding for all the family, which is perfect for the chilly winter months, but now things are warming up, we definitely need some less Scandinavian and cooler. One of the most inexpensive and effective ways to bring spring into your home is to incorporate splashes… Continue Reading “Brightening up the home for spring”

Giving the garden love and attention this spring


Did you know that Easter weekend is the busiest retail trading time for DIY and home stores? It is that time of year that we start wistfully looking at the garden, making plans for the warm weather and which plants we want to see blooming during the summer as well as planning any garden furniture purchases. Hubby has jet washed everything!! I have got on top of the lawn now, seeding bare patches and putting weed killer on the stubborn… Continue Reading “Giving the garden love and attention this spring”