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Create A Welcoming Kitchen With These 5 Tips

Photo by Becca Tapert on Unsplash The kitchens’ responsibilities and significance in the household have grown beyond providing delicious food. From a hub for homework projects, family discussions, and coffee chats, your kitchen must adapt to facilitate the demands of a busy household.  If you want a more functional, welcoming kitchen, it’s possible. This post covers everything you need to know to make your kitchen more inviting to friends and family. Rustic Decor  The color, interior, and accessories you choose play a large part in determining who enters the kitchen, and who stays.  Warm, cozy environments are places most people …

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5 Ways To Expand Your Living Space

Photo by Dmitry Zvolskiy from Pexels Has your home started to feel a little on the small side? Perhaps your family is growing, or you’re suddenly in need of a home office? When you need more space, moving home isn’t always the answer. There are plenty of ways that you can expand your living space and increase the value of your property at the same time. 1 . Build a conservatory A conservatory is a great way to expand your living space and improve the connection between your garden and your home. There are various types of conservatories that you can choose from, …

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Is Your Bedroom Set Up For Sleeping?

You’ve cleaned up your home, you’ve arranged some of your furniture, and you’re feeling a lot better about the space you live in. However, your work isn’t quite done yet – what about the space you sleep in?  Your bedroom needs to be set up for sleeping, above all else. Sure, you’ve got a bed in there, and you like to make it dark during the night just like everybody else, but there are still some things you can do to ensure you’re getting the best night’s sleep.  Let’s go through some of the points you may have missed in …

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How To Choose The Best Kitchen Cabinets

Kitchen cabinets are probably the os underrated thing in your entire home. They are an integral aspect of your kitchen, yet often get overlooked in favor of appliances, tiles, and worktops. A beautiful kitchen can quickly become annoying if you don’t choose your cabinets wisely. Here’s how you should make your choice, by looking at a few key factors: Cabinet Capacity This refers to the amount of space inside the cabinets. You have to calculate how much you need based on what’s going in there. So, if you want to keep your crockery in a cabinet, it has to be …

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Could Your Home Be Stressing You Out?

Image by Sofia Iivarinen from Pixabay It’s okay to admit it. We’re all living in a state of heightened anxiety right now. Even if we, and those closest to us, have managed to avoid coming into contact with the coronavirus, we may still be feeling its effects in less direct ways. While the world has never felt particularly safe for many of us, the pandemic has elevated our anxiety in a number of ways. Many of us have newfound money worries as we lose work and income. Lots of us are concerned about the safety of friends and family, and …

Create a Spring Haven with Spring Cleaning

Create a Spring Haven with Spring Cleaning

This post is sponsored by BabbleBoxx. By this point in 2020, you have probably already color-coded your bookshelf, planted a fully sustainable herb garden, and checked off everything on your home improvement to-do list. Yup, we have been stuck at home an awful lot. So what is left? A deep spring cleaning, that’s what! You are already spending all your time in the house, so it might as well be a sparkly clean haven. Below I am listing my favorite spring cleaning tools of 2020 to create a spring haven. Since becoming a homeowner, I find as much joy in opening up …

Breakfast Nook Upgrade with Rooms To Go

Breakfast Nook Upgrade with Rooms To Go

Special thanks to Rooms To Go for sponsoring this post! All opinions are my own. When you become a parent, you get all kinds of unsolicited “warnings”. Say goodbye to sleep! Your kid will only eat chicken nuggets from now on! Potty training is harder than you think! But no one warns you that your living space will no longer be your own. From the moment we brought my daughter home from the hospital four years ago, she has been the head of our roost. It didn’t matter how much I resisted, toys infiltrated and slowly overtook my house like …

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Unique Ways to Make Your Home Yours, From the Little to the Large

Photo by Rustic Vegan on Unsplash Everyone wants their house to become a home, but for many, this is something that can take time, and more importantly, money. It doesn’t matter if you’ve lived somewhere for years or have only just moved into your first home, making it feel like yours will make it much more comfortable to live in and relax.  There are many ways you can create a comfortable environment for your home, and these range from the little to the large. It might be that you’re on the cusp of creating the perfect home and need a few finishing touches, …