Showing posts with label HOME & LIFESTYLE. Show all posts
Showing posts with label HOME & LIFESTYLE. Show all posts

Wednesday 13 April 2022

How To Budget For Emergency Home Repairs

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While our homes are certainly the place we feel the most comfortable in the world, they are buildings and buildings need maintenance. This means that taking an active approach towards planning for potential emergency situations can be worthwhile, be that a broken pipe starting to flood your bathroom, or pests that may come without you really noticing.

Budgeting for emergency home repairs, in the same way you might prepare for a car breakdown, is a good idea. This might just be used during a rushed morning where you lose your keys on the train, or perhaps it could be to repair weather damage after a particularly intensive storm.

Whatever the reason, having a few homeowner provisions in place to prepare and have your problem attended to is a great way to get started. In this post, we hope to discuss how to achieve that approach and more, and what kind of positive effect it can have. 

Detached white house

Here's a few ideas.......

Tuesday 8 March 2022

How To Take An Art Hobby To The Next Level

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Art is a fantastic hobby to have these days. It allows you to release those creative urges, it can be surprisingly therapeutic, and it’s also a good way to meet new people thanks to the many communities that surround art. Whether you’re a budding painter or someone that enjoys colouring books, there are plenty of ways to ease yourself into an art hobby.

But what should you do if you want to take it to a new level?

Paid pallet and brush

Thursday 27 January 2022

4 Ways To Keep Up With What's Happening Near You

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There's nothing more frustrating than not being able to stay up-to-date with the latest local news and events. Whether you're a busy professional or a stay-at-home mom, it's important to have access to the most recent information in your community. In this blog post, we will discuss four ways that you can stay up-to-date with local news and events, and also avoid fake news!

Typewriter with a piece of paper with NEWS written across it

Tuesday 11 January 2022

Making Your Kids Bedroom As Comfortable As Possible

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One of the things that you have got to do as a parent is ensure that your kids have a comfortable room. 

A little space to call their own, that makes them feel safe and secure. Their room is their personal space, and you need to make sure that it is the best that it can possibly be. 

Here are a few things to consider when decorating your child''s bedroom and making it homely for them. 

Children's room double bed made up with cushions and wall art in the background

Tuesday 28 December 2021

4 Perks To Buying A Brand New Home

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If you’re a home buyer then chances are you may be torn between buying an older property or something new such as a house that is currently in development. Over the last few years new builds have risen in popularity, sometimes you’ll even find that apartment-style homes are being sold out before they’re even finished being built! There are a lot of questions and concerns for homebuyers about getting a brand new home. 

Will it look good? Can it stand the tests of time? Are they safe? Are they even eco-friendly?

There are a whole array of questions that are being asked and it’s completely understandable too! Newer built homes are coming out at a much faster rate so of course there will be questions about it. Whether you’re a first-time homebuyer, last-time buyer or anything in between, this post will get you the answers you need!

Picture of a new home, with wood cladding and large windows

Saturday 25 December 2021

12 Budget Friendly Ways To Treat Yourself This Christmas

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According to research, Christmas shopping in the UK started as early as October 2021. Many people look forward to this season as it is an opportunity to wrap up the year on a joyful note. You may have gotten gifts for everyone else but yourself. You may also be occupied with last minute plans and family traditions, forgetting to include yourself in your plans. However, you can pamper yourself without breaking the bank. 

Here are some easy ideas to help you treat yourself this season.

A red flatlay with some wrapped gifts and a pinboard that says 'it's beginning to cost a lot like Christmas'

Thursday 23 December 2021

3 Ways To Learn New Things In 2022

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As Christmas creeps ever closer, the New Year is almost upon us.

And with it, an onslaught of New Year’s Resolutions. Losing weight, quitting smoking and saving money are amongst the most common, whilst others may direct their efforts towards finding a new job or moving house.

You might have your sights set on growing new skills to take your career to the next level. Or you may simply be looking to learn something new for your own enjoyment.

Whatever your goals for 2022, the benefits of mastering a new skill, whether for professional growth or a personal hobby, are many. With that in mind, these are just five fantastic opportunities to learn something new this New Year.

Overhead shot of someone sitting at a laptop with a pile of books, notepad

Tuesday 30 November 2021

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Thursday 4 November 2021

Something Is Coming!!!!

Something is coming!!! And it's not just Christmas!!!! Or this guy in his fancy red suit!!!

A surprised looking Santa!

Sunday 31 October 2021

Christmas At Home Vs Christmas Abroad!!

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Christmas!! A time for for being festive, having fun and being with family and friends. For some, it's also a time for adventures and travel!!

Pair of pineapples with tinsel wrapped around it

Tuesday 26 October 2021

Tuesday 19 October 2021

A Very Snowy Christmas, 20 Weeks To A Very Organised Christmas!! Week 11!!

Welcome back to A Very Snowy Christmas, 20 Weeks To A Very Organised Christmas!! Week11!!! 

How is it week 11 already??

Christmas flatlay with a planner, wrapping paper and ribbon near it

Tuesday 12 October 2021

Thursday 30 September 2021

Gifts That Show A Little Love!!

When choosing gifts, it’s important to make sure that the intention behind the gift is crystal clear. Some gifts are designed to help people have fun, to fulfill their wants, or to celebrate them as a person. There are gifts that are designed to communicate nothing but love too, to nurture and pay homage to a strong bond. If you’re looking to express nothing but love, here are a few gift ideas that do just that.

String lights shaped into a heart and placed in the sand

Tuesday 28 September 2021