Garden & Home Improvement

Growing Vegetables in Your Summer Garden – Single Mum, Parents Article

For those who love their greens summer gardens provide an excellent atmosphere for growing greens such as broccoli, lettuce, and cabbage. Collard greens, mustard greens, and turnip greens are also good summer garden inclusions. I also have strong memories of boiling huge vats of greens to be frozen for winter when the full force of the harvest was upon us. There was always something to be done with the vegetables as winter approached and during those lean winter months we…

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An Organic Summer Garden Experience – Single Mum, Parents Article

If you have the time and the inclination to create an organic summer garden there are few better ways to go when it comes to the potential impact on the planet. A summer garden is a thing of beauty to be enjoyed by all you invite into your garden. That being said, there are certain pests we’d all like to keep out of our gardens as well. The problem is that the pesticides of the past have undetermined side effects…

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7 Things To Ask Your Estate Agent Before Buying A New Home – Single Mum, Parents Article

Photo by Scott Webb on Unsplash   When it comes to buying a new home it can be an incredibly stressful experience. Whilst it’s definitely exciting to be moving into a new house, all of the different things you need to think about beforehand can end up taking over the exciting feeling. Whether it’s worrying about paperwork or thinking about selling your own house, you’re going to want to make sure you are as prepared as you can…

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Four Ways to Create a Positive Vibe in Your Living Room – Single Mum, Parents Article

Ah, the living room. Many of us enjoy this space – and it isn’t surprising why. Here, we can fully unwind. How might we enhance this benefit, though? The answer is simple: create a more positive vibe. Luckily, this is easy to do. You just need to know how. These four tips could help.  Colour Visualise your living room without furniture. Now, identify how the colours of its walls make you feel. Do they relax you? Perhaps they…

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Little Jobs That Many Homeowners Forget When Decorating a Room – Single Mum, Parents Article

When it comes to home décor, it is the little things that make all of the difference. Unfortunately, a lot of people forget this. We all tend to change up the big things. Paint the walls, lay new flooring, put up new curtains, buy the latest furniture and update our soft furnishings. Usually, the results are pretty good, but not perfect. To achieve the polished professional look you see in glossy home décor magazines you need to consider making the…

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