Author: Cheshire Claire

10 of the Best Bathroom Trends for 2017

The bathroom experts, BigBathroomShop.co.uk, share ten of the best bathroom trends for 2017. The bathroom needs to be a place where you can get ready with ease on those busy weekday mornings, as well as a space where you can unwind and relax after a long day. But, if your bathroom is outdated, then it probably won’t offer you the most relaxing experience. So, if you’re looking to make some décor changes but not sure where to start, take note of these bathroom trends and you’ll soon be inspired. Freestanding baths If you have the space, a freestanding bath...

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TIPS AND TRICKS ON MAKING A NEW HOME YOUR OWN

Congratulations! Now you have the keys to your new pad it’s time to create that welcome home feeling when you step through your front door. Here are my tips to make a new home your own; simple ways, accessories and furnishings that will bring your personality to your living space without breaking the bank. Invest in versatile pieces Following the costs of buying and moving you may not have the budget you’d like to buy all new high quality items. Investing in versatile foundation pieces that will work anywhere will save you money in the long run, because you’ll...

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World Outside Your Window

The early birds at TK Maxx and sister brand HomeSense, have been busy sourcing a range of unique, hand-crafted homeware made by remote communities in Western Uganda.   This exclusive range is part of an initiative to help some of the most disadvantaged families increase their incomes so they can afford to send their children to school.   TK Maxx and HomeSense have been working in Uganda since 2008 enabling more than 10,000 children to go to school. Since the sustainable trade project started in 2011, there has been a 40% increase in children finishing primary school education.  ...

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Top Ten Superpowers UK Mums Wish They Had

Calling all mums – if you could have one superpower which superpower would you choose? Now my children are a little older, seven and almost 10 years old I would choose the ability to become invisible. My two a perfectly capable of doing most of their every day requirements themselves yet still yell “MUUUUUUUM” but only when I’m around, when dad, grandma or grandpa are on duty they revert back to being self sufficient! I am not alone as new research has revealed that over 78 per cent of UK mums wish they had superpowers. The poll of 2,000 UK mothers...

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