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5 easy sewing projects


Ever wanted to try your hand at sewing? Here are some very easy ideas you can start with. They’re useful, cute and good for those beginner’s hands. Remote control caddy – This is handy for those pesky remote controls that keeps getting swallowed by the couch. Also, it may be…

8 habits for your kids to keep them safe from burglars


In today’s crazy society, teaching kids good habits around personal and home security is vitally important. As a locksmith, I often see that a simple security routine can be the difference between someone breaking into your home, and your kids and possessions being safe and sound. Routines are a great…

Tiny houses down under


The Tiny House movement has been quietly spreading around the country. Although they have different sizes, different layouts and made from different materials, they all have one thing in common – they are, well, tiny. Tiny Houses make use of every possible space in the house. They are practical and…

One jar of waste


Erin Rhoads from The Rogue Ginger has a famous jar. It is full of her waste – all two years worth of it. She doesn’t use the red bin that the rest of the country does because she doesn’t need to. Here, we talk to Erin about why she took…

Declutter your home

Declutter your home and free your mind


Do you feel overwhelmed about how much there is to do, and how little time you have? Are you always shifting piles from one spot to another to eat meals, prepare for guests or clean your house? Do you get embarrassed about the mess and make excuses when people visit? All of…

crochet ideas

5 creative crochet ideas


I’ve put together some of my favourite crochet ideas that are easy and fun to make. Plus, it gets all that creative juices flowing. It is a great way to keep your hands busy when you’re watching TV or marathoning Netflix (so you don’t touch the chips, well for my…

Tricks for chemical free cleaning


There are simple ways that you can help the environment by using ingredients found in your own pantry for cleaning. Helpling, the new online booking service for home cleaning, asked their top cleaner, Anthony Dunne, to compile a list disclosing some tricks of the trade for chemical free cleaning that…

Bless and release your way to a clutter free home


I have been focused on downscaling my life ever since a protracted and painful divorce left me the unexpected recipient of a sprawling four-bedroom home. I spent a while resenting the house, which carried with it not only the promise of constant cleaning and upkeep, but the ghosts of a…