In every home there needs to be an office-like area to help with all the mundane tasks like bill paying, mail sorting, homework and computer use. For some people a home office is more of an actual office with a work from home purpose. In any case finding the right place and design for this area can be an important component to the actual amount of work that gets done there. Here are a few tips to make your home office a productive yet inviting place to be.
Oct 16, 2014 1:52:48 PM
Oct 14, 2014 1:59:10 PM
Since it has been said that we spend almost one third of our life sleeping, our bed needs to be a place of comfort and style. These two factors go hand in hand in creating a bed that rivals a designer furniture showroom while giving you a comfortable place to rest your weary head. Here is how to make your bed and want to lay in it.
Oct 9, 2014 1:31:39 PM
Whether we like it or not the television plays a big role in our day to day life. More so if you have kids or a sports enthusiast in the family. The TV has helped me get through many inclement weather days or sick days stuck at home with bored kids. During any sports season “the big game” is always a television’s shining moment and a good place to watch it is always a must at my house. Whether you watch it every day or just every so often finding the right place to house your television can be tricky. Here are four easy steps to find the perfect console for your television.
Oct 7, 2014 1:20:00 PM
This year my eleven year old son wants to host his friends for a Halloween party. Ever the consummate party girl I quickly agreed to his seemingly harmless request. Now I am faced with the reality of hosting a gang of pre-teen boys and some of my friends kids and neighbors thrown in for good measure. So now I am as busy as a mummy at a bandage sale researching party ideas online. Here are some great things I have dug up on the eerie web!
Oct 2, 2014 1:46:00 PM
I think that for most of us, once you have kids all personal taste and style go out the window. It all starts with decorating the nursery and for almost 14 years now I have centered all decorating and creative ingenuity on the bedrooms of my children. Once they are old enough to make their own personal decorating decisions, I will finally be able to work on my own boudoir. This is a major item on my bucket list, to create a bedroom that is truly all about me. Luckily, my husband is not picky when it comes to decorating and gives me full authority in that department. If I could do it now this is how I would do it.
Sep 30, 2014 12:07:57 PM
Tis’ the season to take advantage of the beautiful fall weather, not too hot, not too cool…perfect weather is here but doesn’t last very long. Now’s the time to plan some fun fall activities to get you out of the house before you are cooped up for the long winter.
Sep 25, 2014 1:16:45 PM
What would we do without the coffee table? This indispensable piece of furniture works very hard for its owners. Coffee tables are the backbone of social central in your home, sometimes called a cocktail table it can be both useful and stylish. These days coffee tables come in many shapes and sizes and often times serve dual purposes. Let’s explore the many options available when choosing the best coffee table for your own space.
Sep 23, 2014 3:35:52 PM
Today is officially the first day of fall! The fall equinox means days are getting shorter and temperatures are getting cooler. Now that the leaves are turning beautiful colors and falling to the ground we are faced with the not so fun task of cleaning them up. This time of year is perfect for fixing up your home and getting ready for the inevitable winter that will soon follow. Here are 8 things you should do now to get ready, before Jack Frost is nipping at your nose.
Sep 19, 2014 4:16:15 PM
School has started and is in full swing now as we approach the middle of September, and with that comes the daily deluge of papers that come home with my kids every day . We can times that by three now that my youngest has started preschool and is assigned homework every night! (Really?) That, along with extra appointments, school events and meetings every week to keep track of makes for a needed mission, a mission control. Time to get control of my family’s daily life and here are some ideas I found on how to do just that.
Sep 16, 2014 3:51:14 PM
Bring some panache to your pad, some spice to your space and some zest to your nest with simple home décor accents. This is the frosting on the cake when it comes to decorating your home so have fun with it and dare to try something new. Here are some examples of fun finishing touches that can enhance any room’s dull atmosphere.