Wireless Doorbell

Essential electrical solutions for home

Jun/21 By

Devices.  The bane of our existence. 

MUUUUUUM where is the charger??

MUUUUUUUUUUUUUM he’s using the charger.

MUUUUUUUMMMMM my battery is almost dead!!

And repeat x 43858788 times a day. If that sounds familiar read on.

We have 5 ipads for … Read the rest

Betta Home Living Dryers - Haier 8kg Condenser Dryer

Product Review: Haier 8kg Condenser Clothes Dryer

May/17 By

I’d always wondered what a condenser clothes dryer was. I mean, aren’t all dryers made the same? To dry clothes?

Ummmm, it turns out the answer is NO.

But I’ll get to why I’m on the condenser dryer bandwagon in … Read the rest

Laundry Storage Garage Renovation

Maximise your laundry storage with Häfele Home

May/13 By

You guys are WELL aware of our recent Laundry/Mudroom reno, right?

Let me jog your memory.

We started out with just a laundry trough in a corner of the garage. Fast forward a month or so and we’ve transformed the … Read the rest

How to install plantation shutters

Installing plantation shutters from Half Price Blinds

May/1 By

Plantation shutters – I don’t think you can get a more beautiful window covering for your home!  Magazines and home reno shows everywhere tell us the same thing – theyr’e hot!!

Shutters definitely add a level of sophistication with their … Read the rest

Ryobi One+ DIY project

Replacing Skirting Boards – my DIY with Ryobi One+ Tools!

Nov/9 By

Sit back with your popcorn, Michael Jackson style because THIS. ACTUALLY. HAPPENED. Yep, I got my DIY on with the help of the Ryobi One+ Tools. I can’t actually say it was a perfect success, or that I’ll be offered… Read the rest

Our front entry makeover with Doors Plus Guardian 2in1 Front Door

May/24 By

So recently I saw the Doors Plus Guardian 2-in-1 Front Door.  And with me being me, my curiosity peaked and I had to know more.

Because as much as I love ye ol’ diamond security grill that was haunting our … Read the rest

GUEST BLOG: How to Maximize Natural Light in Your Home and Why It Is Important for Your Kids

Mar/27 By

While it is essential for children to spend time outside, the fact is that they don’t, which significantly increases their exposure to artificial light sources. This is bad because our bodies require sunlight to function properly. Natural light increases the Read the rest

Brisbane home styling services by The Styling Mama

Brisbane home styling services by The Styling Mama

Feb/10 By

Need help with home styling? Pop the kettle on and let’s do it!

I’m now offering Brisbane home styling help!  I’ve had a stack of emails lately from some incredibly style savvy mums asking if I can help them pull … Read the rest

Decluttering before Christmas

Decluttering before Christmas

Nov/14 By


There’s one big part of Christmas that makes me cringe.

It’s not the late night Christmas Eve, finalising wrapping of oddly shaped gifts, assembling “3 step” toys that take 85 steps and 3 wines to get you through it and … Read the rest

Three reasons to add accessories to your living room

Oct/25 By




I’ve never been one for throws, blankets, cushions – with the exception of feeding cushions and burping cloths, generally speaking our house has been pretty simple.

But I’ve learnt that some strategically placed throws and wall art can … Read the rest