Thomas Edison said that genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration, which means that an idea may come easily to you but carrying out the plan takes hard work. The same can be said for designing a kitchen space. There are nearly endless kitchen design ideas, but the execution is where most of the kitchen renovation work happens. And that’s where these tips come in.… View Post

Your Water Can Affect Your Health // Is Your …

Your Water Can Affect Your Health // Is Your Filtration Sufficient?

Depending on where you live, the water coming to your tap might contain tiny particles, some not even visible to the eye. If these particles reach your digestive system, they can cause health issues.

One of the fastest and easiest ways to clean drinking water is through filtration. Buy a water filter and install it on your tap such that all water coming out is filtered and all dirt and other particles removed.… View Post

Vorwerk Kobold VK200 customising your cleaning experience

Vorwerk Kobold VK200 customising your cleaning experience

A couple of months ago Vorwerk contacted me to see whether I’d like to put the Kobold VK200 Cleaning System to the test.  Stating that I would find vacuuming easier, enjoyable and most importantly I’d notice how much cleaner my carpets were.  With three children in the house (especially the muck monkey also known as Piglet) I need all the help I can get with cleaning especially vacuuming.  Piglet spends a large portion of the day playing on the floors around out the house so I want them to be as clean as possible.… View Post

5 simple hacks to teaching your children the importance …

5 simple hacks to teaching your children the importance of recycling

Considering how much waste Brits go through every day, and collectively as a year, it is having a catastrophic impact on the natural environment. And what’s most important is teaching our younger and future generation the importance of recycling and waste removal. When we recycle, we reduce the pollution caused by waste, we reduce the need for raw materials and we use much less energy which helps preserve natural resources. Children are very likely to pick up the habit of recycling and the importance of being considerate towards nature if taught from an early age.… View Post

How to Get the Perfect Family Kitchen

How to Get the Perfect Family Kitchen

Your kitchen isn’t just a space to prepare food; it’s somewhere that you gather to spend time as a family. You eat, relax and catch up on each other’s day all in the same room. If you’re a busy family, it’s important that your kitchen can cater to your lifestyle, so you’ll need to think carefully when you’re renovating or updating it. Here’s everything that you need to know about how to get the perfect family kitchen.… View Post

Update your kitchen with the new Progress Kitchen …

Update your kitchen with the new Progress Kitchen Range from Morrisons

Progress is aiming to simplify the process of achieving a balanced lifestyle with the launch of its exciting new range of electrical kitchen appliances.  The new Progress Kitchen Range available within most Morrisons stores and online includes 20 products that will help you kick-start the New Year with a healthy new you.… View Post

Keep condensation at bay with Kärcher

Keep condensation at bay with Kärcher

The experts in household cleaning have the effortless solution to getting rid of condensation as the weather gets colder this winter.

With the cold weather drawing in and the heating turned up, Kärcher has the ultimate solution to eliminating unwelcome condensation from windows in the home.… View Post

BISSELL Stain Eraser, erasing the stains of Christmas

BISSELL Stain Eraser, erasing the stains of Christmas

The joys of living with three children mean that I am never far from a new spillage, spot or stain appearing somewhere around the house.  I love my children dearly, but sometimes I’m sure that they just love to see me scrubbing the carpet where their juice cup slipped from their grasp.  Or the no shoes on the carpet rule was flouted yet again (always when they have muddy shoes on!).  Add into this mix the run up to Christmas with friends and family joining us to celebrate.  More food and drinks consumed around the house and it wouldn’t be Christmas without a square or two of Chocolate for breakfast. … View Post

Pros and cons of having a kitchen island

Pros and cons of having a kitchen island

Gone are the times when the kitchen was purely for cooking and washing up. Contemporary kitchens these days are hard-working multi-purpose spaces that act as a social hub where dining, family conversations, and social entertaining takes place. And if the kitchen is the heart of the home, the kitchen island must surely be the heart of the kitchen.… View Post