Category: Home & garden

My-Picture.co.uk: A review of framed photographs by post

It is one of the tragedies of modern day life that we no longer print photographs. Despite taking silly amounts of pictures, and even having a good number of empty photo frames which we buy every time we go to Ikea, getting around to the printing and hanging seems to …

Songmics storage bench/ottoman review

Our new bedroom is lovely; roomy, light and airy and thus far, devoid of clutter. However this is mainly due to the fact that a lot of our ‘stuff’ is still hidden in the kids’ rooms, because when it comes to bedroom storage we aren’t quite there yet. We were …

Mother’s Day gift ideas: Lovely things and where to find them

Mother’s Day is fast approaching. Whether you think that it’s a Hallmark holiday or that all mums should be spoiled beyond belief, you definitely risk being cut off if you don’t play along and get your mum a decent gift. But what to buy as a Mother’s Day present? Ask …

Getting a better night’s sleep with Bed Guru

I’m afraid that I really don’t get enough sleep. I’m fairly certain that my most overused phrase is ‘I’m tired’. Lord, what I wouldn’t give for a good night’s sleep…. My children are usually the reason that I’m sleep deprived, however a friend recently bought a new mattress to replace …

A sneaky peek at my new bedroom

This will either be of interest to you…or not at all. Sorry to those that don’t give a monkeys, but this is big news to us. Finally our room is ‘done’ enough to move into! It’s not done, done… The fitted wardrobes are being built in the last week of …