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DIY Project: I see Stars!

Our TV-room seems to be a kind of place, which is always out of control. The kids and the dogs are taking over the place and nothing stays put. 400 more words
Home Deco & Crafts


DIWrong: When a DIYers decides to take on more projects than reasonable in a day and pays the price once the adrenaline wears off. This can consist of muscle pain and/or a general lack of energy due to poor planning. 148 more words

Creative Corner

A Cosy Sunday

As our home was a new build, the entire house was a blank canvas of magnolia walls, especially the living room with it’s difficult layout with no focal point due to no fireplace and lack of wall space with a staircase taking up two thirds of a main wall. 216 more words


Big Girl Bed

I bought a bed. It’s a big deal.


Let’s back track, I have never bought a piece of furniture in my life before this. My dining room set belonged to my grandmother for sixty years, the chair I watch TV (laptop) in is a hand me down from my sister and my mom bought the screens that separate my room from the living room. 1,037 more words


Hot soup.

In-laws made tomato soup. I love tomato soup. It’s delicious.
I also went to ikea today and purchased a wardrobe. Nothing too expensive, mind.. I’m not rich. 561 more words


Anyone Got an Allen Key ?

Poor buggers – as if they didn’t have enough on their plate, things just got a whole lot worse !

The UN refugee agency has placed an order for 10,000 flat-pack refugee shelters designed by a social enterprise arm of furniture giant IKEA, with first delivery planned within months to camps across Iraq, where some 2.5 million people have been displaced by conflict… 6 more words