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Family / Lifestyle blog. Sharing our life's fun and adventures with our 3 sons living in London.

5 Great Ways To Calm Anxiety

***Collaborative post*** Anxiety is a complex mental condition that has many degrees from mild to severe. Most sufferers would describe it as an uneasy feeling of fear or worry that sometimes has many triggers. Although nearly everyone experiences mild anxiety every now and then, the number of cases of severe anxiety has recently skyrocketed. According […]

3 Creative Ways To Use Your Spare Bedroom

***Collaborative post*** Sometimes we end up living in a place that has too many rooms. Whether it was because you needed the extra space at the time, or because the price was great, or because it ticked all the other boxes even if there was that one room you didn’t know what to do with, […]

Those Unmissable Steps In Any Home Construction

When you are looking for ways to improve the overall look of your home, there are a lot of things that you will want to consider. Probably most important of all is considering some kind of renovation, which can easily be achieved in a number of ways. If you are thinking of carrying out some […]

How to Connect Your Indoor and Outdoor Spaces Better

If you’re not making use of your outdoor space as much you would like to, it could be because your home and your outdoor space are not properly connected. When there’s a clear lack of cohesion between your indoor and outdoor spaces, your spaces become less functional and underused, which is not what you want. […]

3 Amazing Tips for Decluttering Your Home

Do you feel like you have too much stuff in your home and not enough space to store it? If you do, it might be time to do a deep declutter in your house.  Decluttering is beneficial in multiple ways. First, getting rid of things you no longer need or use frees up space to […]

Four Ways To Make Your Home Feel Like New

Living in our homes, it can be very easy to do general wear and tear, making it feel a lot more dated in parts. As we spend most of our free time at home, it’s good to find ways to make your home feel more like new, so here are four ways to make your […]

How To Upgrade Your Garden To Create A More Luxurious Space

***Collaborative post*** When you walk outside into your garden how do you feel? Do you find that the space instantly relaxes you or do you spend time thinking about how you would like the space to be? The fact is that if you’re not happy with your garden as it is, then you will never […]

A Modern Household: 3 Pros and Cons of Smart Door Locks

As technology advances, more and more devices are added to make life more convenient. One such advancement is the smart door lock. These locks provide homeowners the ability to access their homes with a smartphone instead of fumbling around for a key. As with any technological advancement, with the benefits and convenience, there are also […]

Before You Buy An Older Home, Consider These Key Factors

Are you thinking about purchasing an older home? Typically, people will take this step as a way to save money on a property. It’s true that older homes can be more budget friendly. However, they can also come with issues that you will likely not be prepared for and this is something that you should […]

How To Give Your Dog A Very Happy Christmas

Christmas is coming, and many of us are currently in the midst of our festive planning. It might look a little different this year, of course, thanks to the continuing disruption caused by the pandemic, but there is still much to look forward to. But while in the planning stage, we shouldn’t forget about our […]

Choosing The Right Bedroom Lighting

***Collaborative post*** Your bedroom has to be a cosy, comfortable space to relax and enjoy. You sleep here, you rest here and it’s the place where you wind down after a long day at work. A bedroom should be soft, soothing and muted in its decor, and the lighting should be just as soft as […]

Upgrade Your Home During Lockdown With These Tips!

***Collaborative post*** There is nobody out there right now that’s happy about another lockdown. The world is supposed to be getting better, not worse, and while we can all do or bit to support the recovery from a pandemic by social distancing and wearing masks, we feel pretty useless. The shops are shut, the restaurants […]

Deep Cleaning Kitchen Guide

The prospect of deep cleaning your kitchen may seem a little daunting, however, once you know where to start and what to tackle, you’ll soon be on your way.  Before You Get Started  You firstly need ot make sure you have all of the basic supplies such cleaning products, rubber gloves, sponge scourers, a number […]