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Getting your Garden Ready for Summer

May 22, 2019
copper fire rim garden decor

Ah Summer! Meaning Garden time, BBQ’s, sun time in those chairs and getting a tan. But after this windy winter, is your garden ready? Here are a couple of things a Summer garden needs:   BBQ     The king of Summer! I was raised as having family over the weekend and having a good ol’ BBQ while chatting and spending the day around table and food. You have BBQ’s to any pocket and fitting anywhere, round or square, to…

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Home Decor with Candles fit for a Queen

March 15, 2019

I love a good decor, using my scents and candles. The problem is that some candles look good, smell good when you smell them in their package but what about when you lit them up? No scent and a burning smell. I am very picky about my scents and candles. The notion is that the expensive the candle, the better quality it is, actually it’s not far from that, but I came across a brand that I didn’t know and…

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Household decluttering tips and hacks

February 19, 2019

Winter is almost over which means that the perfect time for fresh starts will arrive. But, before you can start dealing with and enjoying all that life has in store for you, you need to clean your house. Both your “psychological house” and your actual house. While I can only advise you to read good books and be kind to yourself for the first one, there are numerous things I’m going to tell you about the second, actual one. Here…

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How to redecorate your kid’s room on a tight budget

January 14, 2019
A white children’s room with wooden toys.

Let’s face it – no matter how good of a parent you are yourself, your child’s surroundings will also play a large role in their happiness. And if we’re talking about younger children, growing up in a nice home means they’ll develop better as well. But if you’ve just moved to a new home, and you’re on a budget, what should you focus on decorating? Obviously – you want to redecorate your kid’s room first. Regardless of whether it’s your…

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Mom’s Retreat: How to Create Your Perfect Bedroom

January 10, 2019

It’s not just a hectic work schedule that can wear a working mom down. Sometimes, it’s our own home that feels like too much work as well. Things can easily get out of hand and for a mom, it might feel as if the kids, clutter and chores have taken over. Well, it’s time to take the power back! You need to create your own sanctuary and a place to retreat and take a break when everything feels overwhelming. Your…

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Beautify your Bedroom

December 12, 2018

(Dresser Image Updated) Our Bedroom is our nest. Our safe space, where our dreams, sorrows, hopes and love concentrates. My Home decor represents what I am, but my bedroom is who I am without masks or without limits. It’s me in a whole. Deep but the truth, don’t you think? So why not make the bedroom more you. You don’t need to buy much or spend a lot, simple things, little touches or pieces will make it step by step.…

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Tips for Decluttering your Home Stress-Free

December 3, 2018

There’s nothing better than a clean and tidy home. However, with so many things to do in our lives, we rarely get the opportunity to clean up the way we’d like. So, we end up with a cluttered living space which is full of things we neither need nor know what to do with. If this has happened to you one too many times, it’s time for a change. Achieve your perfect apartment arrangement by getting rid of some of…

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Getting your bedding right with Crown Goose

November 9, 2018

Most of you noticed that picture on my Instagram, but Now is the time to speak about bedding. I love a good well made bed. I love bedding and having a good quality bedding is, probably, 40% of good chances of sleeping well and rest, and your daily life will be less stressful and you become more focused and get positive towards life. I came across this bedding brand, because I was searching for some wedding facts and wrote them here…

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How to Create Your Own Garden Sanctuary

November 7, 2018

The trend of tiny houses is on the rise, and with it the idea of keeping a tiny garden. Having a garden sanctuary to escape to when you’re stressed can do wonders for your sense of well-being, and it’s always a relief to have a place to relax in when you’re tired of spending too much time indoors. If you’re interested in knowing how to create a small garden sanctuary, consider the following ideas to get started:   1. Work…

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