Cutie Stix Cut & Create Station Review: Video Special

Cutie Stix Cut & Create Station is a toy like no other I’ve come across before. Aimed at children over six years old, this product lets children make their own bracelets, necklaces, nail art and figures. Unlike other jewellery making toys available on the market, the difference with Cutie Stix is that children actually get to make the ‘beads’ themselves. This proved to be hours of fun for our five year old twins. Cutie Stix Cut & Create Station costs just £29.99 and is available to buy online here. Cutie Stix are the perfect way for children to make accessories… [Read More]

How to create a cozy country-style room

Distressed dressing tables, log fires, chunky knit blankets and the smell of bread baking! All of the things that come to mind when I think of a country-style house. Country style homes have become quite popular recently and for good reason too. The rustic charm and homeliness of walking into a room full of fresh flowers, traditional prints and plump cushions is certainly appealing, but just how exactly can you create a cozy country-style room for yourself? Well, let’s start from the bottom and work our way up! Flooring A Solid Oak Flooring, particularly those with a distressed look will help… [Read More]

Calm, Colour, Create Magazine Review

With the rise in popularity of adult colouring books lately I’ve often wondered what all the fuss is about. Sure, I love colouring in with my children and on occasion can get a little competitive, but having my own colouring book? I wasn’t so sure! Calm, Colour, Create is exactly that though. It’s an adult colouring book filled with 68 pages of intricate designs that are just waiting to be coloured in. It’s not like the colouring books that you can buy in supermarkets for children which are often flimsy with grainy paper. The laminated cover oozes adult sophistication and the… [Read More]

The easy way to create a blog badge

As you can see it is the same font as my blog’s header and it also uses a few of the same images. It’s a good idea to stick to one theme and ensure your badge matches the tone/theme of your blog. This will help people to associate it with your blog.  I created this image using PicMonkey. It’s really simple to do. You can choose to use images or simply have your blog title with no image. It’s completely up to you! A good size for your badge is 250 x 250 as this will fit in most blog side… [Read More]

How to create the perfect bathroom

Your bathroom should be as individual as you are, but how can you create the perfect functional yet stylish space? There are some common themes you can follow when designing and furnishing the area – keep reading to find out more. Compare prices When choosing decorating materials and furniture for your bathroom, it’s a good idea to shop around and compare prices to make sure you get the most for your money. This can involve visiting bathroom showrooms and DIY stores, as well as browsing online bathroom suites. Researching products and prices might provide you with some inspiration and also… [Read More]

How to create a safe, but stylish nursery

Image courtesy of hin255/freedigitalphotos.net Decorating a nursery can be an exciting and rewarding experience, but with so many products available for little ones, it can be difficult to know where to begin. However, one thing every nursery has in common is that it must be safe, so working from this premise is a good place to start. Why a nursery must be safe Children generally have no sense of fear, which can make any environment hazardous for them. Their nursery should be a place where they and their mother can relax and feel comfortable, and one way to achieve this… [Read More]