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    Top Tips on Creating an Office Area at Home

    Working from home it’s great as it’s simply fantastic to be here when the girls need us. We simply don’t need a babysitter to look after them and we can split the responsibilities between us now that we are both at home. However, we only have one office/desk area and when we both need to work is a bit difficult to find another area to work from. We are planning to renovate part of our home and adding a couple of rooms to it though so things will be a lot better then. In the meantime however we have to make do with the space we have. So how do…

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    Home Décor and DIY Projects You Don’t Need to Put Off Any Longer

    Most of us like to keep our homes looking nice. We don’t mind getting the paint brush out every few years or updating our artwork and soft furnishings. But, there are some home decorating and DIY tasks that fill most of us with dread. Below I go over a few of them and provide you with easy ways to get them done without having to pay someone. Replace your skirting boards Skirting boards are rarely replaced. We all have a tendency to makeover a room and leave the old baseboards in place. Sometimes you can get away with that approach. Rubbing them down and painting them takes a lot of…

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    What Could Make You Want To Stay In Singapore?

    Singapore is almost mythical in some parts of the world and definatly one place I really wish to visit one day! It’s a modern day dream city, which has amazing business and travel opportunities but also a fantastic residential lifestyle. It’s a city that is unto itself, meaning that it is a city-state that is not beholden to any of its neighbours. It’s truly a one of a kind place that many people from all over the world are captivated by. It’s not all hype, it’s actually one of the best places to work if you are in the financial industry. This small island is known as the banking gateway…

  • A Guide To Safely Getting Back To Your Pre-Baby Weight
    For the mums

    A Guide To Safely Getting Back To Your Pre-Baby Weight

    Bouncing back to your old figure after having a baby may seem like an impossible task. The fun of eating for 2 can take some time to wear off and instead of the number on the scales going down, it may just continue to increase. There’s no quick fix or magic pill that can make you shed those pesky extra pounds, but there are a few useful hints and tips that could help you get set in the right direction. Put those meal replacement drinks back on the shelf and take a more natural and relaxed approach to shifting the excess weight. Avoid Negative Self Image The most important thing…

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    How to Design a Room the Kids Will Love While Keeping Things Timeless

    Kids go through so many fads and phases. From wanting to transform their room into a superheroes’ den to demanding something that’s more ‘grown-up’, it’s hard to keep up with their changing taste – not to mention expensive.  However, with a few simple tricks, you can create a room they’ll love but one that will adapt to these ever-changing preferences. Here’s how:  Choose a Neutral Colour Scheme  In order to make sure you’re not decorating all of the time, opt for a paint colour that’ll evolve with different interior schemes. Whites and other neutral colours are great here, as are light greys, blues or yellows.  Ultimately, you want to choose something…

  • How to Nail the Shabby Chic Look in Your Home

    How to Nail the Shabby Chic Look in Your Home

    The shabby chic look is the perfect way to introduce a cosy, warm and inviting feel into your home.  And it needn’t cost you a fortune.  With a warm palette of colours, vintage materials and fabrics and cute design details, you can easily bring this look to your living room, bedroom, kitchen or another space in your home.  Here’s how to nail this look: It’s All About the Vintage Let’s face it, if you’re going to get this look right, you’re going to need to embrace all things vintage. This means going to your local antique shop or car boot to find a number of vintage items that’ll add a…

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    How to be frugal

    Brilliant Ways to Manage Your Debt

    Saving money in this day and age is quite difficult. Everything is really expensive – so it has become really hard to built or ha to buy a house because salaries remained small. If one wants to take his family on holiday as well he really needs to save or use the help of a credit card. I really don’t like using money I don’t really have because this is what credit card money or loans are in the end anyway. But what can you do? Always live in a small rented place or never take your family and kids on holiday? I am sure many families do that but…