A Storage Solution When You Are Transitioning Homes

When we move out of one house and into another, it can be a challenging time to know what to do with certain items. In particular, the larger items that we have more than one of. 

Storage units, which are available from companies such as ezstorit, prove useful to many looking to move house. They buy people time to decide just how many of their items might or might not fit into their new surroundings.

Let us then think about just what we can do with our items, when we are looking to move to a different shaped property or looking to downsize in retirement. Any type of move can benefit from a self-storage solution.

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DIY Personalised Magnet Dress Up Dolls Game for Kids

Lately, my 5 year old daughter has been really into dress up games. She loves her dress up bears, felt dress up games and sticker dolly dressing. So I had an idea for an easy home made activity that I knew she would love – a DIY personalised magnet dress up dolls game.

How to make your own personalised magnet dress up doll game for kids, with real clothes. Step by step tutorial for this fun activity

To make this activity, I used magnet paper and a couple of other basic supplies. I will walk you through the step by step of how to make a set for your child, and once you’ve put this magnetic dress up dolls activity together you will be able to keep it to reuse with your child over and over again.

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Why Should You Have Good Garden Furniture?

Having a garden is a good idea. Besides offering you a space to relax, a garden will elevate your home. This is where beautiful plants are planted. It houses nice flowers. It offers you a serene environment to relax during the day. The best part, bringing in garden furniture will instantly elevate this place. So, why should you invest in garden furniture? Can garden furniture benefit your home? Keep reading to discover the amazing benefits of bringing garden furniture into your home.

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Burr Coffee Grinders: Things You Should Know

Pre-ground coffee is readily available, but it loses its taste within a day after being opened. Therefore, a coffee grinder is a must if you want to make the best cup of coffee possible at home.

Grinder types vary, and the best one for you will be determined by your budget, frequency of coffee consumption, and brewing method. We will look at burr coffee grinders in this article.

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Winter PomPom Mats Free Printable Fine Motor Activity for Kids

A great way to get your kids’ motor skills going in the right direction is by getting them involved in fun games and activities that give the chance to practice these skills through play.

These 14 Winter pompom mats are a fine motor activity for kids that helps develop hand eye coordination and finger strength as children use their pincer grip to pick up and place the small pieces.

It also has the added benefit of helping them to develop a positive attitude towards the winter months. And the best thing is, it’s FREE!

These printable fine motor activity mats are designed for young kids around ages 2-6 to help them develop hand-eye coordination, practice their handwriting, and stimulate their minds.

free printable set of 14 winter Pom Pom mats a fun printable activity to help work on fine motor skills

Printable fine motor activities for kids are great to have on hand when you need a quick and simple activity that will keep your child’s mind and hands active.

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How Many Times Should You View a Property? 

Buying a property is a big commitment at a huge expense and therefore not something that should be rushed into. There are some brave, foolhardy individuals who will make an offer on a house they haven’t seen and, of course, investors don’t always see in person the property they’re buying for renovation or rental. 

On average though, potential purchasers view a property around 2 to 4 times before deciding whether to make an offer or not. 

Is four times too many times though? Is once not enough? How many times should you view a property? 

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Physical Activities and Exercises Your Kids Will Love (with free Printables)

Whether your kids are toddlers or teens, there are fun and easy ways they can burn off excess energy this winter with physical activities they will love!

We are here to share three fun indoor games you can play at home that will get your kid’s heart pumping. We’ll take you through all of the games and you can download your set of free printables at the end of the post. 

Active games for physical indoor play this winter. Great to keep the kids busy and use up energy, with free printables to go alongside each of the games.

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Recycled Christmas Card Puzzles

As we get ready to take down our Christmas tree and pack our decorations away, before you throw the Christmas cards into the recycling bin – wait! We can have a little fun and learning with them first.

You might be asking yourself, what can I make with old Christmas cards?

Christmas cards come in a variety of colourful and appealing child-friendly designs, so they are the perfect material to use for a quick and easy DIY puzzle craft.

Just grab a few different left over Christmas cards and this easy activity for kids will be ready to go within a couple of minutes.

The best part is that this is totally free and recycles something that you already have around the house.

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Cupcake Liner Snowflake Craft for kids

My kids are always busy and excited to try new ideas and crafts. This winter break was a fun opportunity to teach my youngest child how to make a 3D snowflake from a cupcake liner. This winter craft is simple and easy, and a fun way to get creative for kids of all ages. 

I love crafts, especially during the cold winter months. If you have a child who enjoys cutting, sticking and coloring then this snowflake craft activity is a great way to pass some time together while spending time indoors this winter. 

easy cupcake liner snowflake craft for kids

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