The leaves have started falling and many peopleâ€™s thoughts are turning to hot chocolate, football games, cozies, and nights in front of the fireplace with family and friends. If you want to ensure that you can enjoy all the above with family and friends, then you will want to read on below for a few of the top tips to make your den cozy and fall ready for the upcoming season. Continue reading “Tips for Making Your Den Cozy and Fall-Ready this Season” »
Once upon a time, in a dorm room far far away, decorating was simple. We bought a few posters, tacked or taped them up and then taped up snapshots of our friends wherever there was a blank patch. Sure, some people put more effort into it, but for the most part, that was how we did things. And we kept decorating that way even after we graduated. Continue reading “Decorating: How to Make Your Walls Works of Art” »
Whether youâ€™re moving into your first post-college home or simply moving into a new apartment or house, every move has one thing in common. There comes a point when youâ€™re pretty much finished with packing and unpacking, but when you donâ€™t yet feel at home. Some of this can be chalked up to the time it takes to adjust to a new living space. A lot of it, however, has to do with something harder to pin down: your space just doesnâ€™t feel â€śhomeyâ€ť yet. So how do you fix this? Continue reading “Making Your House (or Apartment) a Home” »
Summer days are filled with fun and adventure. But those hot summer nights can be fairly miserable when youâ€™re trying to get to sleep. Even sleeping with only a sheet can leave you tossing and turning in discomfort. We donâ€™t want to blast our air conditioning on high every night–Â itâ€™s a waste of energy and money. What can we do to stay cool without harming the planet or paying a fortune?
We Need Our Sleep!
As you already know, we all need a good nightâ€™s sleep to lead happy, healthy and active lifestyles. The amount of sleep we need, however, varies by age. According to the National Sleep Foundation, here are the recommended hours of sleep we should be getting depending on our age range: Continue reading “How a Ceiling Fan Keeps You Healthy” »
Interiors, like fashion,Â areÂ cyclical, and each season new trends arrive to make us question whyÂ our humble abode isn’t more on trend. Fear not, however – we’re on hand with all the trends forÂ interiors this spring and some advice on how to use them wisely. Continue reading “Spring 2016 Interiors Trends: All you need to know for a fab home” »