Entertainment

The Smug Person’s Guide to Being Prepared for Christmas

27 Nov , 2015  

Christmas Holidays

You know the festive season is just moments away when holidays are planned, Christmas dinner is booked at the family home and the shops are lined with tinsel and a very chaotic buzz. It’s the time of year that always comes around so quick and most of us are never really 100% prepared – but if you start getting organised now, the big break will go down smoother than ever. More…

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Cleaning Tips

6 Essential Tips for a Successful Spring Clean

9 Sep , 2015  

Spring Cleaning Tips

Let’s face it – no one really enjoys cleaning. Despite how good that feeling is when it’s all been done, the motivation (or lack of!) beforehand can be really discouraging. Spring usually comes with a strange desire to clean and organise your home, a ritual that encourages you to declutter from top to bottom in those first warm days. The art of spring cleaning has been around for centuries providing the perfect opportunity to make a fresh start in your home, so why not get started now? More…

Entertainment

5 Birthday Gift Ideas When ‘Home’ is so Far Away

22 Jul , 2015  

5 Birthday Gifts for People Who Live Fat

Do you remember when you were younger and present giving was so easy? You could pretty much impress your friends and family with anything – a Popsicle frame barely glued together with your favourite picture of you and your best friend or a creative bookmark covered in fun snaps of everyone. No matter what, it always pulled those heartstrings. Things changed, didn’t they? More…

Entertainment

How to Plan a Romantic Winter Picnic in 5 Easy Steps

25 May , 2015  

Winter Picnics

As Ned Stark of the popular HBO series used to say: Winter is coming! Indeed, it is, but it doesn’t have to be long and dark, though! Here’s to winter picnics and  adventures! More…

Cleaning Tips

Rental Inspection Tips

26 Jan , 2015  

Rental Inspection Cleaning Tips

At some stage of our lives, most of us have all rented a property. Whether it’s been your own rental, or living with friends the mad rush of cleaning and tearing your hair out to get the place ‘perfect’ is all too familiar. For those bending the rules (and yes, there’s a few) you’ll find yourself hiding dog toys in the car and dropping your furry friend to the neighbours. And between trying to look like the gold-star tenant and playing detective removing all traces of additional house mates, the whole process can be extremely stressful. More…

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Home Improvement,Interior Design and Decoration

5 of the Hottest Interior Design Trends for 2015

9 Jan , 2015  

Hottest Interior Design Trends for 2015

The New Year means a fresh a start, a new you and a new home. Well, we can’t all have a brand new home – but it doesn’t mean to say you can’t transform yours into something spectacular for 2015, right!? Designs that radiate a modern, rustic appeal and combine the essentials of brightness and functionality create a sense of fascination, and you don’t need a degree in Interior Design to pull it off. More…

Interior Design and Decoration

Why Shutter Blinds Make for the Perfect Window Treatment

12 Nov , 2014  

shutter blinds

 When it comes to your home’s design, the importance of the right window treatment is often underestimated. Windows that flair style have the power to change the way a room looks and feels in terms of shape, size and ambience yet for many homeowners, it tends to be the last consideration. More…

Home Improvement

Palettes to Spark Creativity

23 Sep , 2014  

Colour Palettes for 2015

Interior Design Colour Predictions for 2015

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