Every now and then I get an irresistible urge to freshen up my home. While I don’t have a large budget, a bit of a refresh can be a great way to satisfy the urge and freshen up our home. We have a fairly neutral palette so giving our lounge room a makeover was not…Continue Reading
This year will be our 8th Christmas spent together as a blended family, and while it certainly isn’t all smooth sailing, Christmas has always been a time that brings us all together. The very first Christmas we spent as a family, we made the decision to create our own Christmas Tree. It is unique, very…Continue Reading
I have a secret, one I have been keeping for about 8 years now, one I have shared only a little about, but one I know know I need to share in order to move on. This secret changed my life. It was something I was deeply ashamed of for years. It changed the way…Continue Reading
Ok, so hate is certainly a strong word, and perhaps not every builder hates The Block, but we sure do in our house. While I enjoy occasionally watching the show to keep up to date with the conversations my friends are having, it is not something we watch really at all. Here are a few…Continue Reading
Most of you will have met Ashlea before on this blog when she shared her Favourite Space last year. Ashlea is yet another tradie wife, who has made a very successful independent career, joining her husband in their business. Ashlea, has or does face all the same challenges I have, for me it’s…Continue Reading
For this weeks Tech Talk, we are answering a reader question about laying vinyl flooring. After posting our photos last week of our completed floor, a few of followers sent in questions asking for advise on what flooring to choose and if it was possible to lay for themselves, so here is our best tips.