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A picture of a child in a box in relation to an article about moving house with kids

Moving house is one thing. Moving house when you’ve got kids is a whole different kettle of chaos. We’ve got some great tips on how to make it as easy and stress-free as possible. For most people, the idea of moving house is enough to send them running for the hills. That is, as long […]

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Seven Key Steps to Toddler-Proofing Your Home

A picture of a baby climbing in a house that needs toddler-proofing

Toddler-proofing your house: seven key ways to ensure your little ones live and play in a safe environment. This guest article about toddler-proofing your home is written by Luci Aldrin, a part-time freelance writer and a full-time mother to an inquisitive, energetic toddler. She pens a wide range of publications, primarily interior design and parenting […]

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4 rules that will have your home organised in no time!

Is your home beautifully peaceful, neat and tidy for two seconds flat before suddenly turning into a chaotic war zone again? Do you put things away in the right place one moment, only to be unable to find them the next? When you need to get your hands on a specific item – be it […]

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4 Top Rules for Home Organisation

Is your home beautifully peaceful, neat and tidy for two seconds flat before suddenly turning into a chaotic war zone again? Do you put things away in the right place one moment, only to be unable to find them the next? When you need to get your hands on a specific item – be it […]

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The paper calendar: Still around and still awesome!

THE PAPER CALENDAR: STILL AROUND AND STILL AWESOME!

A brief history of the paper calendar The paper calendar – including diaries and planners – boomed during the Industrial Revolution in the 1800s, when bosses and managers needed dedicated personnel to handle their busy schedules. Planners, which were initially the domain of upper-class men, were increasingly being embraced for personal use by women and […]

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6 handy hacks that’ll get kids spring cleaning

The days are getting longer and the air is getting warmer. That can only mean one thing – SPRING CLEANING!!! But how do you get the kids on board with the spring cleaning fun? Given that they create the majority of the mess.. Here are some tips on how to get the kids helping – […]

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How to Organise Your Children’s Toys

It can be tricky to keep toys from taking over every inch of your house when you have kids. Especially because it seems like you spend more time putting them away than they do taking them out. Finding a way to organise toys is not only great for kids but essential for your sanity as […]

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Nesting tips for Baby #1

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Nesting. It’s inevitable. One day you’re sitting on the couch watching a Project Runway marathon and enjoying the freedom of maternity leave. The next you’re scrubbing the edges of light switches with a cotton bud. The nesting instinct is strong. And it’s not just a human thing. It only makes sense that a mama bird (or […]

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The ultimate guide to organising your busy home

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We don’t pretend to have all the answers. There are simply too many questions! But if you live in a busy home, check out these great tips for keeping things nice and organised! Shoes, coats, hats and scarves Ah, the bane of many a home organiser. Even the most well-meaning family will find a way to […]

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Smart Ways to Organise Your Kitchen

SMART WAYS TO ORGANISE YOUR KITCHEN

Kitchens can be messy places (and you can only blame the kids for so long!). Crumbs, sticky bits and clutter can all build up and leave you feeling frustrated. Why not follow these useful tips to organise your kitchen once and for all. Open shelves You might think the kitchen isn’t the right place for open shelves, […]

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