Say goodbye to vacuuming, with the help of a robot

Inside: A review of the iRobot Roomba® 966 robot vacuum.  I swear part of the reason my mum got a dog was so that it would pick up the mess we’d drop during dinner time. I have considered doing the same! I spend my life vacuuming up crumbs and trying to do 101 other jobs at the same time. Wouldn’t it …

Organising my car with STAYHOLD™ Boot Organisers

Inside: A review of the new STAYHOLD™ Boot Organisers featuring VELCRO® Brand technology How many times have you driven around a corner and heard a clunk as everything in your boot goes flying? Yep, annoying isn’t it? Groceries rolling around and fizzy drinks about to explode. Your bags always topple over and at best your eggs don’t crack. I once bought …

No nonsense uniform labels from Petit-Fernand

If you have a pile of uniform that needs labelling for the new term then these no nonsense personalised uniform labels are what you need!  I do not sew. Ever. Ok that is a slight fib as I am forced into sewing on Rainbow badges every now and then and if I bend over and rip my jeans I will …

Joseph Joseph IntelligentWaste™ Totem 60

The recycling is building up on the kitchen counter and the baby is trying to get into the food waste bin – my kitchen is a pigsty and I have no idea what to do. My husband keeps telling me I should take the recycling out as I go along but honestly, who has time for that? Not me that’s …

Nursery Storage Baskets from Minene

When I finished decorating Will’s bedroom this time last year, I made a mental note to keep an eye out for some toy storage. I wanted something big enough that it would fit any cuddly toys he would undoubtedly gather along the way, without looking too imposing. I did look at some wicker baskets but nothing seemed to fit in …

An Easy Way To Organise Their Bath Toys

My girls love to splash around in the bath and have accumulated quite a few bath toys over the years. They seem to have taken over our bathroom though and I have tried so many ways of organising them. I’ve tried nets with suckers but they fall off the tiles and end up in a heap. I’ve tried putting them …

Home Edition: KonMari Has Changed My Life

“KonMari Has Changed My Life” I don’t say such sweeping statements lightly but I have to tell you Marie Kondo and her book The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying has certainly been life-changing! I had read so many great things about it and had even joined a FB group where people posted photos of the work they had done. I’ll be honest, I was …