No guest bedroom: How to manage with duvet covers & bedding

Having family and friends visit is a great opportunity to catch up and spend quality time with the ones you love. If you are not fortunate enough to have a spare bedroom to turn into a guest room you may feel a bit overwhelmed with where everyone will seep. The good news is it is really not as hard to host guests without a guest room as it feels like once you get past the initial intimidation.… View Post

Houseplants With Christmas Names

Houseplants With Christmas Names

While there are many cultivars with Christmas names, there are several houseplants that have common names associated with Christmas.

Aside from seasonally-inspired names of cultivars such as “Jingle Bells” which occur in several plant species, and probably the most obvious, Christmas trees, the range and variety of these houseplants is substantial. The Christmas tree plant itself, Araucaria heterophylla or Norfolk Island pine, is a year-round indoor conifer that is relatively easily cultivated.… View Post

Decorate Your Living Room For Christmas

Decorate Your Living Room For Christmas

Having a nice living room for the Christmas season adds to the spirit of Christmas and makes the house so much more enjoyable to come home to after work. There are a few ways that you can decorate your living room for Christmas and the setup should usually last from the beginning of the month until maybe mid-January.… View Post

How to create classy Christmas windows

How to create classy Christmas windows

There’s nothing more Christmassy than a window that’s beautifully adorned with all things tinselling for the most sparkly season of all. As soon as the first house in the town puts up their Christmas decorations – even if you might resist it – that air feels that little bit more magical.… View Post