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Where Are You Having Christmas? The Age-Old Debate…

Where Are You Having Christmas? The Age-Old Debate…

This is one that normally starts when you first get in a relationship, gets harder when you get married and is downright impossible when you have kids, because let’s face it, everyone wants to see the kids at Christmas! I mean, the arguments usually come […]

Religion and Spirituality in the Modern World

Religion and Spirituality in the Modern World

Growing up we were made to dress up every Sunday and go to church, more from the side of my grandparents than my parents, so my relationship with religion and spirituality, in general, was more of a forced one than that which developed out of […]

Interior Decor Compromise – When Styles Clash

Interior Decor Compromise – When Styles Clash

New home starters are faced with many challenges in turning their house into the home they’d both be proud of retreating to after engaging in whatever activities which take them away from it, one of which challenge is decorating. This is particularly so when both […]

Rediscovering the Meaning of Life

Rediscovering the Meaning of Life

There was a time in my life, in the not-too-distant past when I honestly felt as if my very existence was insignificant – like I was just a walking, talking and thinking meat-bag which thinks just a bit too much for its own good! I […]

Adding Your Personal Touch to a Rental Residence

Adding Your Personal Touch to a Rental Residence

If you have the time and money to do up the interior of a house which you own outright, or indeed one which you’re paying off to own, you should definitely count yourself lucky because you in a sense have a blank canvass on which […]

Becoming An Active Part of Your Children’s Education

Becoming An Active Part of Your Children’s Education

As parents, we all tell ourselves that we are invested in our children’s education. It is the single most important thing in their lives and is paramount to them becoming a successful member of society. But how involved are you actually? Asking them if they’ve […]

Choosing A Colour For Your Child’s Room

Choosing A Colour For Your Child’s Room

Colour has the power to change moods and influence people. There has been a surprising amount of research on just this topic and the results all seem unanimous. Colours can excite, calm, anger, inspire and more, just by existing. It’s all subconscious of course and […]

How Interior Design Can Aid Children’s Development

How Interior Design Can Aid Children’s Development

I know I’m going to be quite biased with my opinion on this, being an interior designer, but I truly believe that a well organised, well-constructed space for children to play can really help to aid and further their development in life. It has been […]