Make Your Couches Kid Friendly

This is what my couch looked like when I first bought it and what it also looks like when we have guests.  Our couch is a few years old and in great shape, but that is because I make it kid-friendly on a regular basis as shown below. I would much rather look at my couch as shown in the first picture, but keeping it kid-friendly is how I am able to have a great looking couch when we have guests.  We keep a blanket laid on top of the … [Read more...]

3 Simple Decorating Tips To Kid-Proof Your Home

Kids change everything – we all know this far too well!  We obviously wouldn’t change our families for anything, but there’s no denying the impact they have when it comes to determining how you change anything in your home.  Your pre-family décor ideas either need ditching or considerable re-working to make sure they’re kid-friendly – but it doesn’t mean you have to sacrifice style in favor of substance. This latest post runs through how you … [Read more...]

Tips: Decorate with Leather Furniture

Time for a few decorating tips on the mom blog...... Many trends in interior design have come and gone, but one of those that has stood the test of time is leather wares. From sofas through to leather wall hangings and even rugs, leather can still be found in the home. There is something effortlessly stylish about leather interiors, leather, or even pleather if you don’t want the real thing. It is soft to the touch, looks luxurious and in … [Read more...]