Inspirational ideas to use VELUX roof windows for maximising the daylight in your kitchen, playroom, loft, or in fact any single storey extension you have in your home. Lots of great ideas to create the perfect space that will look fantastic but also lift your familys mood and help everyone really … [Read more...] about INSPIRATION FOR MAXIMISING DAYLIGHT IN YOUR HOUSE USING VELUX ROOF WINDOWS
Review of the Bosch Fontus Cordless Outdoor Cleaner. In this post I will go through what it is, how to use it, its positives and negatives - and loads more. You will be able to clearly see whether it will solve a problem in your own home, and I can't wait to see what you think! I … [Read more...] about BOSCH FONTUS CORDLESS OUTDOOR CLEANER – A REVIEW
Review of the Bosch GlassVAC. In this post I will go through what the GlassVAC is, how to use it, its mass of positives, the one negative I can think of - and loads more. Hopefully I will make the decision easier about whether to get one for your own home or not, and I can't wait to see what you … [Read more...] about BOSCH GLASSVAC REVIEW – WHAT IT IS, WHAT IT DOES, + MUCH MORE!
Keep your utility room smelling fresh and clean with these 4 easy tips to try. Use each of these ideas in your utility starting today, and you'll have a space that smells amazing, and a room that you'll be happy to use and be in. Sounds good, doesn't it! I would like to thank Dr … [Read more...] about 4 EASY WAYS TO KEEP YOUR UTILITY SMELLING FRESH (& CLEAN!) EVERY DAY
Learn how to clean windows so that they are streak free, once and for all. Easy tips and tricks to get smear free windows. Have you ever been frustrated by cleaning windows and they NEVER seem to look clean? - I wanted to look at the 5 main ways there are to clean windows, and look at what's the … [Read more...] about HOW TO CLEAN WINDOWS WITHOUT STREAKS – EASY TIPS & TRICKS!
Have you got an ottoman / footstool or coffee table in the centre of your living room and want to make more of a feature of it? This post goes through some easy ottoman tray styling tips that you can use in your own living rooms to make it become the focus of the room. Something that's both gorgeous … [Read more...] about EASY OTTOMAN TRAY STYLING TIPS THAT WILL TRANSFORM YOUR LIVING ROOM
Let's talk about using neutral colours in home decor - and why it's such a great idea! As a professional interior designer for over 10 years, I have designed a LOT of rooms, seen a lot of different styles, and pleased a lot of tastes - but I always start with a neutral base, whatever I am working … [Read more...] about 5 PROFESSIONAL SECRETS WHY NEUTRAL COLOURS ARE PERFECT FOR HOME DECOR
I have a confession to make. Every January I get my oven cleaned. By a professional. And it's the BEST MONEY I HAVE EVER SPENT! I talk a lot on this site about making life easier, and there's nothing easy about cleaning the oven as far as I'm concerned, so I'm happy to treat … [Read more...] about DO YOU FEEL THE NEED FOR A CLEANING FRENZY BEFORE GUESTS VISIT?
When it comes to technology in my home, I'm behind. Way behind. I love the idea of making things work harder for me so I don't have to do as much. There's something quite magical about having products that do a job in your home without you having to do much in return (in fact, they are … [Read more...] about 6 SMART WAYS TO CREATE A HOME THAT DOES THINGS FOR YOU!
What does your car boot look like? - perfectly organised with not a lot in it, or complete chaos? I'm sure most of us will have answered to the latter (day to day life gets in the way, doesn't it!), and so I wanted to look today at the reasons you should consider for getting your car boot organised … [Read more...] about 7 KEY REASONS TO GET YOUR CAR BOOT ORGANISED – & HOW TO DO IT!
Picking a kitchen worktop can be such a hard decision - it's one of those items that can make or break how your kitchen looks and functions, and isn't something you want to keep changing every few years. You want to get it right - and this is the post that can help! When looking to update … [Read more...] about 4 CRUCIAL QUESTIONS TO ASK WHEN CHOOSING YOUR KITCHEN WORKTOP
Cars are work horses. We use them to get from A to B - but we also use them to transport all our stuff around. They are crucial in most of our lives, and we really wouldn't be without them. But are we making them work for us? I wanted to look today at how you can make sure you have all the … [Read more...] about 10 CRUCIAL ITEMS YOU SHOULD KEEP IN YOUR CAR TO MAKE EVERY DAY EASIER
If you're looking for great ideas for organising your car then you're in the right place! Today I wanted to introduce you to a fantastic new product that I have been testing out for you on behalf of VELCRO® Brand - one I think of as the ultimate car boot organiser. Ready to see what it … [Read more...] about THE ULTIMATE WAY TO EASILY KEEP THINGS SAFE & SECURE IN YOUR CAR BOOT – STAYHOLD™ BOOT ORGANISERS REVIEW (& COMPETITION!)
Today I wanted to look at a very real issue that I'm sure most of us face several times a year, and that's how to go about storing items out of the way, while still being able to know what you've got stored - so you can find exactly what you need, when you need it. If you're forever struggling to … [Read more...] about OUT OF SIGHT BUT NOT OUT OF MIND – THE EASY TRICK TO STORING ITEMS OUT OF THE WAY SO YOU STILL KNOW EXACTLY WHAT’S THERE
Sortly review - get to know the app! Today I wanted to look at a fantastic app that I was recently asked to try and totally love. That app is 'Sortly' - an organising tool that helps you keep track of all your stuff really easily. It truly can make life simple in so many ways, and is so easy to use … [Read more...] about A SIMPLE WAY TO EASILY ORGANISE & TRACK ALL YOUR STUFF – SORTLY APP REVIEW
I love finding storage that works for my home, not only in terms of functionality, but also for look and feel – so I am particularly fond of baskets. Not only do they provide the storage I need, but they also look great while doing it! They add a bit of texture to my neutral home, and they can … [Read more...] about 9 INSPIRING WAYS TO USE BASKETS AS THE PERFECT STORAGE IN YOUR HOME
If you're thinking about moving house any time soon then this post could well make what can be one of the most stressful times of your life a little easier... There are many ways that moving house can be an ordeal - so much to organise, plan and work out. One of the most … [Read more...] about 5 CLEVER REASONS TO USE SELF STORAGE WHEN MOVING HOUSE
This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of LastPass for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. Do you want someone to be able to access your online accounts? Do you have great, unique passwords for every account you have? Do you feel like your passwords are as secure as they should … [Read more...] about THE ULTIMATE PASSWORD MANAGER TOOL TO MAKE YOUR LIFE EASIER
I'd like to thank Homebase for collaborating with me on this post, but as always all words and thoughts are my own. I love a good Christmas tree – and Christmas just wouldn’t be the same without one, but knowing how to decorate it can be so difficult. Christmas tree decorating can … [Read more...] about CHRISTMAS TREE DECORATING TIPS – & LOTS OF INSPIRATION!
What are you getting for Christmas? Are you excited about it yet?.... it's not long to go now...... I revert back to being a child at this time of year, as everything is so magical and special - and it's easy to get carried away if not careful! Carried away not just with … [Read more...] about 5 THINGS THAT WILL BE ON MY CHRISTMAS LIST THIS YEAR