Organizing Your Child’s Bedroom

Young children tend to be particularly fond of their bedroom because it’s often the only place in the house where they have some control. If you are thinking about organizing their space, it’s important that you identify their needs and tastes. (more…)

Mattress Intervention: out with the Old and in with the New

There comes a time in the life of every mattress when it becomes unusable and even unhealthy. If you are like most consumers, however, identifying the signs that your mattress has reached the end of its usable life expectancy can be difficult to spot. Well, I’m here to show you some of the telltale signs that your mattress has seen its better days. (more…)

Decorating With Black

BLACK. A colour that’s sure to be found in any wardrobe has somehow managed to create controversial opinions when it comes to home décor. Why is BLACK so important to our wardrobe? And why do we tend to gravitate towards black when we shop for an outfit? Let’s see… Sophistication. Mystery. Elegance. Goes with pretty much anything… Dirt-proof. OK, maybe not this last one. (more…)

5 Common Microwave Myths and the Truth About Them

For decades now, microwaves have become a fixture in our homes, offices, coffee rooms, cafeterias and dorm rooms, because there is nothing more convenient to use when heating frozen foods, make popcorn, heat up left overs or even reheat coffee. However, the question that always seems to come up is ‘are microwave ovens safe?’. (more…)