How to declutter a room

If you’ve been following the blog for a while, you will know that we are in the process of renovating our whole house and the latest project is our home office. The office used to be in the smallest bedroom, upstairs. The location was not ideal and there wasn’t enough storage space, hence there was…

How to clean hardwood floors

Since replacing my old laminate floor with an engineered oak hardwood floor, first in the laundry and now in the living room and home office, I thought I had better find how to care for it properly. I’ve noticed some white marks on the laundry floor, which I thought were dust we were trailing in…

Storing out of season clothes

Now that it is officially Spring, and the weather is getting slightly warmer, it’s time to think about packing away your winter clothes. If, like me, you don’t have the luxury of a walk in wardrobe to store all season’s clothing you will need to consider a few things before you pack away your jumpers…

Love/hate relationship- with wooden blinds!

If you read my post about Spring cleaning, you will know that I have love/hate relationship with cleaning – I love a clean house, but hate cleaning! As I was spring cleaning yesterday, I decided to clean my wooden blinds. What a chore!! They are a nightmare to keep clean, dust is attracted to them like…

Spring cleaning

Now I hadn’t planned to spring clean today but the sun was shining and I realised it was a must! There’s nothing quite like the sun streaming through a window to show every speck of dust! As I set to, feather duster in hand it got me thinking about how haphazard my cleaning is and…