When was the last time you updated your home’s entryway? Probably a long time ago, right? It’s hard to keep up with changing design trends in our homes, especially when we have to keep setting out seasonal decorations that we usually can’t even remember to change a month into the next holiday. But you should put more of an effort into the design of your entryway than anywhere else in your home. Why?
Because the entryway is the first place visitors see. Seeing outdated décor and piles of coats, shoes, and purses isn’t inviting, nor does it leave a good impression. Fortunately, we have some tips to help you refresh your entryway.
Babies are the smallest members of the family but still manage to take up a lot of space. Even if you try to keep the baby gear from taking over, you’ll likely find that the “must haves” are enough to make your place feel more cramped than ever.
The fact is that unless you want to wear your baby strapped to you 24/7, you need some place to put her down. And unless you want her to sleep in your bed with you (which some do), you’ll need somewhere for her to sleep. And as she gets older, she’ll need some decent place to play where she can learn to roll over, sit up, and eventually crawl. All of this takes space you might not feel you have. Continue reading
January starts out really gloomy for me. Partly because the holidays are over and the house looks sad and lonely without all of the cheery decorations covering every spare inch of walls and halls. Partly because the weather is nasty, cold and gray and all that I want to do is to curl up with a good book or movie.
And then…. Continue reading
One of the biggest struggles for many parents is getting their children to keep their rooms clean and organized. Let’s face it; most kids are more interested in playing with their toys and friends or reading their books than picking up their clothes and games.
So, the best way to bring a bit of organization into your kids rooms is to make it easy and fun. Let’s take a look how. Continue reading
So you’re moving, cue the groaning. No one really likes a move, it can be messy and complicated and disorganized. Ugh.
But, it doesn’t have to be that way! One of the biggest steps towards making your move flow is to make sure you are really organized before you begin. If you just start picking up stuff and throwing them into boxes, listen up, this is for you! Continue reading