home decor

What to put in your tool box if you’ve never had one before – Single Mum, Parents Article

Of course, there are plenty of women who are DIY divas extraordinaire. I take my hat off to you all. I struggle to fix a squeaky door.But generally, it’s the man of the house who is the proud owner of an impressive tool kit. And, if you separate, you can bet he’ll be taking it with him. Leaving you, up the creak without a hammer.As a single mum, you’re gonna have things that need fixing, building and general DIYing, meaning…

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10 Cute Custom Bookcase Ideas for Kids Rooms – Parenting Twins Article

It’s National Reading Week (and month!) and to celebrate I’m sharing some adorable creative inspiration for your kid’s bedroom or playroom. Book storage is always important when it comes to designing kid’s spaces, but there’s no reason it can’t also enhance the decor. These cute custom bookcase ideas could transform any room and encourage all your little readers to get stuck in! *This post contains affiliate links. This means I may get a commission if you decide to purchase…

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Updating a room with a radiator cover by The Twinkle Diaries – Parenting Twins Article

Have you ever considered updating a room with a radiator cover? I’ve spoken about our ensuite bathroom before and how I was desperate to give it a makeover. Although it’s a nice sized room — with a lovely, old cast iron, roll-top bath — it was fairly bland; and uninspiring, to say the least. It certainly wouldn’t be winning any prizes for the most attractive bathroom award, that’s for sure. The base of the bath looked like it hadn’t been painted for…

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A Guide To Creating A High Frequency Home – Single Mum, Parents Article

Creating a high frequency home can help you on your spiritual path. Frequency can refer to the vibration, or ‘energy’ of a home. The higher this is, the better the occupants will feel! As we tend to spend a lot of time at home, it’s a good idea to increase your home’s frequency whenever you feel it needs it.  For some, this may need to be more often than others, as certain buildings and areas can carry a heavier energy.…

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How to Choose the Right Shade of Mustard Yellow – Parenting Twins Article

Choosing the right shade of mustard yellow can be more difficult than you think. When browsing paint cards your eyes can’t be trusted, because next to sunny bright yellows, mustard is quite the contrast. I’m sharing the methodology behind the perfect trending mustard yellow, so you don’t end up regretting your color choice.This post may contain affiliate links. This means I may get a commission if you decide to purchase one of the products or services I link to. For…

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A DIY, New-Mom, No-Money, No-Time Home Tour – Parenting Twins Article

The day my husband and I moved out of the city and into our new suburban home was a very big day for us. Yes, moving is a huge undertaking, but it’s also the day I found out I was pregnant with my first (and only to date) child.When I bought the house I had many grand ambitions for design and renovations for this square white box of a cookie cutter home. I now look back at those ambitions and…

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Mommy Delicious: Fixer Upper, Apartment Style: Dining Room – Single Mum, Parents Article

Black and white was the name of the game when I started thinking of ways to decorate the dining room area. I already had a white Ikea rectangular table that fit perfectly in the space and all I had to do was add the black and white Ikea chairs and table decor. I painted the walls gray (Gig’s Gray, to be exact) which is the same color as the Living Room wall, but… I added an accent wall to the…

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Mommy Delicious: Fixer Upper, Apartment Style: Living Room – Single Mum, Parents Article

It all started with the couch.It’s a black couch and it’s HEB’s black couch and he refused to get rid of his black couch. So I had to plan the living room decor around the black couch.Oh, and the treadmill that quite literally doesn’t fit anywhere else except for in the corner of the living room.So after I finished the boys’ bedroom, I got to work on the Living Room. “Start each day with a grateful heart.” I knew I wanted…

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