children's bedding hack

Before & after: girl’s bedroom

Do you love snooping around people's houses too? Here's your chance to look around (part of) mine.  I'm really pleased with how our girl's bedroom turned out, especially on a miniscule budget.  I think it has tons of personality, good storage and a dreamy colour scheme. We had our attic converted into a master bedroom [...]

11 stylish ways to use pompoms

Looking for an injection of fun in your décor or some celebration decorations, be it Easter, birthday, Christmas or just seasonal?  Pompoms are just about the easiest and quickest way I know to make fun art.  But fun doesn't have to mean childish and garish (unless you want it to!).  Plus you can use the [...]

Feel-good cleaning schedule

After I had my second child and things got busier, I noticed that the house was less than spotless even though I felt I was doing plenty of housework.  I realised I was just doing the 'easy' tasks or spending most of that time tidying toys.  So I needed a way to record when was the last time I did the main chores.  Not a plan, more of a pat on the back for winning at chores on top of the rest of life. Bullet journals are ideal for this but a pen and paper or Excel sheet will do.