Add These Outdoor Wonders to Your Bucket List

When nature beckons, we all answer the call for different reasons. Some of us desire solitude and a quiet respite from the bustle of daily life. Others chase thrills and adventure, feeding their inner Huckleberry Finn or Jacques Cousteau. Still others seek to connect with their spirituality among trees, atop mountains or at lake or {Read More…}

Fast Facts About Alopecia Areata

The basics about hair loss Alopecia areata usually affects the hair on the scalp of the head and occurs in a particular pattern – small patches that can eventually connect making a large area of the head bald. Men and women can both experience this type of hair loss One possible cause for alopecia areata {Read More…}

From Home Furnishings to Gadgets: How to Decide What to Repair, Refurbish or Buy New

Your mother may have taught you never to throw away an item that could be repaired or reused, but as a stay-at-home mom yourself, the rules have changed. The availability of cheap imported goods means that it’s often more cost effective to buy things new than to spend money to get them repaired. Knowing which {Read More…}

Kids Underfoot – What’s Under Their Feet?

If you have kids, you’ve surely gone through the child-proofing stage of securing furniture, covering electrical outlets, etc., but what about the literal foundation of every room in your house? You may not have stopped to think about what the best flooring options are for children, but whether you’re putting in a new floor or {Read More…}

Lighting Really Ties the Room Together

Nothing sours a party like spending big bucks on beautiful food, delicious beverages, perfect music and table decorations … and then realizing you have to spotlight it all with hospital-style fluorescent bulb. Instead, grace your home with elegant illumination that adds to, rather than detracts from, your entertainment, relaxation and fun. With an understanding of {Read More…}

Get a New Look for Your Living Room

Your living room is your home’s ‘hub’. It’s the place where you gather with friends and family to relax, to chat and to be entertained. It’s only right that you put some effort into making it a place that you want to be. If your living room is looking dated, then it might be time {Read More…}

Installing a Window Box Planter

Even if your home does not have a garden, does not mean that you cannot enjoy plants and flowers.  Installing a window box planter is the easiest way to achieve this.  You can brighten up your home with colour and fragrance in just a few simple steps. Selecting Your Window Boxes Window boxes are available {Read More…}

Turn a Small Space Into the Perfect Party Spot This Holiday Season

Sometimes your enthusiasm for hosting a holiday party outweighs the space you have to work with. You’ve got the holiday spirit and the perfect food and beverage menu, but will your place be welcoming and big enough for your guests? Use a few simple ideas to give your home a warm, festive atmosphere where all {Read More…}

Why We Love Old Fashioned Sweets

Over the past couple of years, there seems to have been a real revival in retro sweets. Treats that we thought had disappeared from the newsagent shelves forever have suddenly made a bit of a comeback and now they are popping up on websites, in sections of big shops and even in their own sweet {Read More…}

What to Wear to a Festival

Nothing beats going to a festival, singing along to your favourite tunes and discovering new and upcoming artists. Yet, whether they’re indoor or outdoor, festivals can get a little messy. There’s a lot of movement, drinks are being spilled, there might be one or two people that can’t handle their drink and, if you’re out {Read More…}