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Organising your stationery for the Summer Break

Organising your stationery for the Summer Break

I might be the only one that does this, but I do like to re-organise the house for the Summer Break. Buy stylish furniture to store things better, throw out old stuff and I move the children’s items around the house so they can get to them easier. With school out I like to have their favourite toys and stationery items at the ready. When I am feeling organised, I even try to put things out to encourage play the next morning. Here are some tips to get you through Summer: VIEW the POST

5 creative storage ideas for a small family home

5 creative storage ideas for a small family home

Now I don't know about you, but preparing for Christmas is not just about buying presents, wrapping presents and decorating the tree. For us, it's also about tidying up the existing toys and bits around the house to make room for new gifts we receive, like storage ideas from The Holding Company. With that in mind, here are my 5 creative storage ideas for your family home. VIEW the POST

Top 5 cleaning tips for tackling the children’s bedroom #MumHacks

Top 5 cleaning tips for tackling the children’s bedroom #MumHacks

Tackling the children's bedroom can sometimes seem like an enormous job! Clothes everywhere, toys littering the carpet, bedsheets hanging on the ends of the bed and the most frustrating element: toys not together in their sets. Like the Lego with the Lego! Here are some of my top cleaning tips for dealing with this and making their rooms a happy place:  VIEW the POST

5 Aspects of the kitchen that needs your attention during renovations!

5 Aspects of the kitchen that needs your attention during renovations!

Kitchens are the heart and soul of the house. You might sit down at the dining table with the whole family, but kitchen is where the delicious food is cooked. Food is what brings a whole family together. Whether guests or extended family, you would want the kitchen to look just as fabulous as the rest of the house.VIEW the POST

Designing a family-friendly conservatory

Traditionally thought of as an extension of the garden, or a space in which plants could flourish away from harsher outdoor conditions, the conservatory has fast become a popular addition to many family homes. With all the issues we had last week with our conservatory, it got me thinking about how we can re-design ours to make it a better room for the whole family. A real investment, a conservatory is an adaptable space – a room that could host toys and games one day, and a quiet study session the next. Just as your family will grow and its dynamics change, so too can your humble conservatory. What do you need to create that perfect family-friendly space?