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Book review : The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up by Marie Kondo

Book review : The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up by Marie Kondo

The idea that if you transform your home into a permanently tidy, clutter-free space, you will in turn transform your whole life, is the crux of this international best-seller. This may sound pretty far-fetched, and at first, the almost mystical tone so familiar to these self-help biggies […]

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How to Prepare your Home for a New Baby

How to Prepare your Home for a New Baby

Having a baby is incredibly exciting. If you’re expecting, you’ve probably done loads of research into what to eat, what not to eat, how much to exercise and so on. But have you thought about how you’re going to prepare your house for the new arrival?

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How to outwit the winter blues – 5 ways to create that cozy winter feeling

How to outwit the winter blues – 5 ways to create that cozy winter feeling

Winter is our least favorite season of the year, full stop! It doesn’t have to be so though. Winter can be made much more comfortable, even cozy and snugly, if you are well prepared for it. The list below will give some ideas to get you mentally ready for […]

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Black Friday – Ready to shop till you drop?

Black Friday – Ready to shop till you drop?

Black Friday – the largest shopping day of the year – is only a few days away. Do you have your eyes set on a specific item? Do you want to secure a bargain? Then make sure to be well prepared. Three important points of advice : Plan […]

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What to do with your pumpkins after Halloween? Four tasty and creative ideas

What to do with your pumpkins after Halloween? Four tasty and creative ideas

Why do we massively display pumpkins on our doorstep at Halloween? Let’s quickly – I promise – brush up on the subject! A short history lesson It all started when Jack, a miserable Irish blacksmith, fooled the devil. Jack was not allowed into heaven or hell and […]

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Making bracelets and headbands from t-shirt yarn – a guest post by Crafts on Sea

Making bracelets and headbands from t-shirt yarn – a guest post by Crafts on Sea

We had so much fun turning our old t-shirts into bags that we decided to sit down with the kids and get them involved in their own clothing up-cycling project, creating headbands and bracelets from t-shirt yarn. Craft projects are a great way to get kids off […]

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T-shirt to tote bag – upcycling what’s in your wardrobe – a guest post by Crafts on Sea

T-shirt to tote bag – upcycling what’s in your wardrobe  – a guest post by Crafts on Sea

I’m sure you’ve experienced that sinking feeling of opening the wardrobe door and being faced with a wall of clothes that you just can’t bear to throw away. We’re all guilty of keeping hold of those jeans we haven’t fit in since 2011 and stashing that crochet […]

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Joining the Expat Pack: 5 things you need to know

Joining the Expat Pack: 5 things you need to know

More than 5 million people born in the UK have emigrated. A quarter have been lured by the pull of year round BBQs, sunshine and scary spiders in Australia, whilst a large share of the remainder have fled to the USA, Spain and France. It may be […]

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Chosing a style to suit your new home – A guest post by Extraordinary Chaos

Chosing a style to suit your new home – A guest post by Extraordinary Chaos

When you buy a house it’s normal to be excited about filling it with all your things and making it feel like home. But have you thought about whether your existing furniture will fit in, or will you need to buy new furniture to suit the style […]

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Tips for moving home, by a serial home mover – a guest post by Extraordinary Chaos

Tips for moving home, by a serial home mover – a guest post by Extraordinary Chaos

You have signed on the dotted line and are moving again. I say again because we have moved home 8 times in 20 years. Why? Looking back I ask myself the same question. At first they were aspirational moves, bigger house, better area but then it became […]

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