Cleaning Tips

Spring Cleaning Tips for Clearing Out Your Home This Season

28 Oct , 2016  

cleaning equipment

Now we’ve officially come out of the winter hibernation, the warmer weather is upon us and the spring beauty is finally here! Complete with a little sunshine, fresh air and some pumping tunes to make it (relatively) fun, it’s time to give your home a top-to-bottom buffing ready for those summer holidays. Spring cleaning is an essential part of a happy home. The season is a time of renewal; so why should deep cleaning your house be any different? More…

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Spring Cleaning Tips for Expectant Moms

19 Aug , 2016  

Pregnant Woman

Clean Away in a Safe Way, while You are Expecting

Spring is on its way and I just can’t wait… But I am not looking forward to the spring cleaning.

Blossoming trees, the fresh smell in the air and everything coming to life.

(We are lucky with our mild Australian winters, but the rain, high humidity and frequent storms truly get to me sometimes.)

With this letter like post, I decided to share my good news with you all, about the new addition that spring will bring into our family. My hubby and I can’t wait to meet our baby boy in October. We are just so excited, I can’t tell you enough!

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Home Improvement

8 Plants and Succulents that are Reasonably Hard to Kill for People who are Prone to Destroying Plants or Just Starting Out

3 Aug , 2016  

Easy Care Succulents

If you have a notable inability to make plants grow – or worse, find yourself throwing out scores of withered house plants after unsuccessful attempts; then you’re probably suffering from a really bad case of black thumb. More…

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Home Improvement

5 Ways to Make a Beautiful Garden that Requires No Maintenance

14 Jul , 2016  

A Garden that Requires Little Maintenance

Despite gardening being a rewarding and relaxing task for some people, not everyone is willing to be consumed by the amount of hours and work it can take to make your outdoor area looking great. It doesn’t mean to say though, that you need to miss out on a space that ‘wows’ you. With some prep, planning, planting and design advice; you can boost your low-maintenance landscaping techniques and get back to enjoying the backyard instead of working in it.

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Cleaning Tips

Winter is here, it’s time to clean your oven

10 Jun , 2016  

How to Clean Your Oven

Isn’t it true that we continuously postpone the dreadful task of cleaning this particular electrical appliance for weeks, months, even years? More…

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Confessions of a Happy Housewife

Five Awesome Personalised Gifts for Mother’s Day

2 May , 2016  

Happy Mother's Day

Mother’s Day is just around the corner (Sunday 8th May, for those of you who may have forgotten!) and now is the perfect time to start planning a special surprise for your mumma. More…

Home Improvement

6 Ways to Improve Your Office Space on a Budget

21 Apr , 2016  

Work Station

Regardless of whether you work from home or in a thriving office, creating the ultimate work space is paramount for success. The way in which you get the job done and how the area is set up can make all the difference for creativity and productiveness. More…

Home Improvement

The Science Behind a Happy Home

15 Apr , 2016  

Happy Home

According to science these 8 things will make your home feel happier! More…

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Cleaning Tips

Different Hard Floors and Their Cleaning Requirements

24 Mar , 2016  

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When the time comes to choose a flooring it could be very tempting to use the type that looks best, without thinking of the maintenance that will have to follow later.  Consider now all the benefits and drawbacks of each type of hard floor and the respective cleaning methods. More…

Entertainment

Some Curious and Quirky Valentine’s Day Facts

11 Feb , 2016  

Valentine's Day Facts

You can call me a hater, but I was never really a great fan of Valentine’s Day. Don’t get me wrong! I don’t hate romance. In fact I literally live for everyday, casual romance – the little things, you know! More…

Entertainment,Travel

Throw Back: Our New Year’s Eve in London

17 Dec , 2015  

Our New Year's Eve in London

Ahh… 2012 – the sweet memories. And they said the world would end!

Every December, I remember our first New Year’s Eve as a married couple. We choose a slightly unorthodox honeymoon destination and went to London during winter. And they have proper winters there!

So, here’s what to expect from a New Year trip to London, if you plan for one! More…

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DIY Projects,Entertainment

The Crafty Housewife’s Christmas Gifts Sorted

2 Dec , 2015  

Christmas Gifts

Let me be honest with you, as I have always been! I hate Christmas! I don’t hate the smell of oranges and cinnamon, I don’t dislike family gatherings and it’s not even about Christmas cleaning (which I hate a little bit too). I hate Christmas because of the “All I Want for Christmas” song, Santa Claus and because it’s such an industry and so commercialised that, media nowadays would have us believe that the best gifts are the ones you purchase at the department store. The best gift to me is the one made with love and here I’ll give you a few easy ideas to make all your friends and loved ones happy. More…

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