It’s back to school, but for parents whose kids aren’t quite so small, ‘back to school’ is a whole different ball game. After battling through those torturous teenage years, your eldest is finally spreading their wings and leaving the nest. Heck, who’d have thought you’d actually be dreading it?… View Post

Why Everyone Should Own a TV Bed

Why Everyone Should Own a TV Bed

How often do you find that you are snuggled up in your bed not really wanting to leave that spot, but wishing that you were just a bit closer to the TV and TV remote? It’s a common problem that many people face on a daily basis. The good news? There’s a way that you can snuggle in bed and have your TV time, too. With a TV bed, your dream can become a reality.… View Post

Fixing the middle child syndrome with Desenio Prints

Fixing the middle child syndrome with Desenio Prints

Confession time… Tigger suffers from the middle child syndrome. Bless his heart he has never really had a bedroom kitted out to the way he would choose.  Up until we moved home two years ago he had the box room.  Which was the nursery that had decorated for the arrival of Roo. In neutral tones of cream and cocoa to tie in with the Mamas & Papas Barnaby Bear theme, we had chosen.  It was never redecorated for his arrival or the subsequent years he called it his bedroom. It never had his own stamp on, it was just a room where he slept and kept his belongings.… View Post

Bedroom flooring: 4 choices for style and comfort

Bedroom flooring: 4 choices for style and comfort

The bedroom is a crucial and sacred area of most houses. Not only does it need to reflect our personal style, it needs to be comfortable. The first thing that comes to mind for many people is the furniture – namely their bed. However, flooring is a key factor in getting the ideal look for your bedroom, whilst also making it warm and inviting. Covering everything from wood flooring to thick carpets, here are four great flooring options to make the most of your bedroom.… View Post

LEGO Storage Brick: Multitasking storage solution

LEGO Storage Brick: Multitasking storage solution

Over the years we have tried a number of different storage solutions for the children’s toys.  From toy chests, storage units and shelving.  With each of them fulfilling a purpose but never quite matched the requirements to what we were looking for.  Last year during a homework station makeover for Tigger we discovered the range of LEGO Storage accessories.  With a LEGO Brick Storage Drawer providing him easy access to all his pens, crayons and accessories whilst completing his homework or getting creative.… View Post

Making Your Bedroom A Fabulous Place To Be

Making Your Bedroom A Fabulous Place To Be

It is said that a change is as good as a rest, and this can mean the decorations in your home, especially the bedroom. If your décor is looking stale and old, then you should look to give your home a facelift and what better place to start than the bedroom! You do not need to spend a fortune on each room, and you can save money by doing all of the decorating yourself. There are a few details that you will need to work out first, and once these are done, you can start planning your new bedroom and make sure that it is a pleasant sanctuary within your home.… View Post