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Which type of engineered wood flooring is best for your family home

Which type of engineered wood flooring is best for your family home

There’s never a quiet moment in a family home. Whether you’re a new parent, or you’re already familiar with the boundless energy children have to offer, everyone will agree that you’re in for some new responsibilities. In order to manage the new-found excitement of family life, some vital alterations need to be made to your home. Whilst some changes (such as childproofing) are self-evident, others may go easily overlooked. One of the most common mistakes many parents make is forgetting to assess whether their flooring is suitable for their family home and introducing wood flooring.  VIEW the POST

How to choose a fabric for your sewing project?

How to choose a fabric for your sewing project?

Designing and crafting is something very destressing and therapeutic for your mind. Crafting something which you can later use for your own self is even more rewarding and gives you a sense of accomplishment. Sewing is one of those crafting techniques that requires skill and practice. It is rewarding in the sense that it reduces your dependence on a seamer and you can sew anything that is in your mind. While the ability to sew opens doors of creativity and options for you, it also involves a lot of research and technique. The most basic yet the trickiest part of sewing is to choose the right kind of fabrics for your sewing projects.VIEW the POST

Early steps toward DIY home improvement

For a busy mum, home improvement tasks can begin to feel unmanageable. Between working, managing day-to-day tasks, and chasing the children around, any sort of repair or upkeep often seems as if it would be better left to professionals. Sometimes, that’s just the case. A legitimate repair or reconstruction effort around the house should probably be approached with a professional touch. But for odd jobs here and there, you can take steps now to equip yourself to save money and address home improvement like a DIY project. …

(249/365) Monday 8th September 2014 – last day

(249/365) Monday 8th September 2014 – last day

Today is the last day of work for a wee while, I'm so excited to have family time with my hubby & babies... Also getting some sun. This is my happy face... VIEW the POST

(228/365) Monday 18th August 2014 – chill out!

(228/365) Monday 18th August 2014 – chill out!

Tonight was one of those very rare nights where I get the house to myself, with no children to bath and put to bed whilst they are screaming at me, throwing things at me or just generally being tired toddlers. Daddy took the little ones swimming. So for 2 whole hours after work I got to sit in silence, on my armchair with a "hot" cuppa and chill out. It was blissful. The dogs seemed to enjoy it too. VIEW the POST