Turn Old Suitcase into Vanity Dresser

I saw this old "vintage" Samsonite suitcase outside our yard. It was dirty, smelly, old and insects are calling it their home. Sorry, insects I have to turn this into something useful. I have been eyeing on things which can be turned into something useful for our new home. Also, we are trying to save Read More

I am so excited as always to share this super easy project. We don't use bed frame for the safety of our kids. Yes, we still sleep together. Behind our bed is a wall that has chipped paint that I have been dying to cover. I don't have plans to repaint it since it will Read More

How to Decorate a Front Door

  Is your front door not inviting? boring? You think it needed that oomph effect? Here are 8 ideas on how to decorate a front door. You may need some creativity and a bit of elbow greasing. 1. Decorative nails or studs. Transitional Entry by Cambridge Architects & Building Designers LDa Architecture & Interiors 2 Read More

DIY Bench Seat

  It has been for quite a while that I really really want a bench for our room.  We need something to sit on or just an area to lounge. I look around in the mall and other furniture shop, a bench would cost around $100. I don't want to spend that much for a Read More

How to Use Shoe Boxes

  Looking for some cheap ways to organize your things? Do you have a lot of shoe boxes laying around and you don't know what to do with it? Here are a list of 10 ideas on how to use shoe boxes.           1. Drawer Organizer Cut the shoe boxes according Read More

House Update: House Interior

Hi Friends, as I have mentioned in the first house update series, which you can read it here, there are 8 units in the subdivision. 3 units are now occupied and other 3 units are on-going construction including ours. The unit below is almost done. Few little touches and the owner can move in soon Read More

House Update: Purchase

At last! We purchased our first home. It is a townhouse - small but enough. The lot area is 63sqm, floor area 90sqm. This is the original facade of the townhouse according to the old plan...   but along the way they changed it into this... (actual)     Here's the original Ground and Second Read More

A Simple Color Palette that Evokes Luxe

A Simple Color Palette that Evokes Luxe Take a page from the books of casinos and create an elegant living space. When we try to choose a color palette for our homes, there’s a lot of thought that goes into it as we try to pick the one that best embodies the feel that we Read More

I am an avid fan of pressure cooker and we have Lea today to share some useful info about this wonderful cooking tool. ---------------------------- While you're probably accustomed to hearing people discuss being "in a pressure cooker" to describe a stressful situation - do you really know what this appliance does? All colloquialisms aside, a Read More

Hi Friends, I have been in and out of blogosphere once again. For once, I started my beauty blog then out of a sudden I found myself starting my small home based business. Still juggling time with kids, blogging and my little business. I wanted to update you about my progress but time is just Read More

Could your bedroom give you better sleep?

It’s late. You have to be up early. But no matter how many sheep you count and how many times you toss and turn, you just can’t seem to get yourself off to sleep. Worse, you fall asleep easily – only to wake up and feel as if you’ve had no rest at all. As Read More

Hi everyone! I have a guest for today and her name is Paula. I never knew the difference  between the two until now. haha. Paula Harris is a crafting guru. She loves talking about materials and projects that are beautiful, useful, and unique. Take it away Paula. -------------------------------------- You probably only know wool as that itchy Read More

New Home Inspiration and Ideas

Hi Friends, today I just want to share some inspiration for our new home. I have a lot of things that I want for our upcoming house but I am lowering my expectations. We may have a lot of wants and needs but it will still boils down to our budget. I think that's always Read More

We have Robert today in the house to share some ideas and tips about House Hunting. Been there done that and it wasn't easy. It incurs a lot of work and time. Let's read what Robert has to say.   ---------------- House ‘hunting’ is not like generations ago.  Your grandfather probably considered himself lucky to Read More

Good day friends! Here's another helpful article written by Steven Young which I think would be a great help for everyone especially women. You don't need a man around to do simple repairs. You just need a few of the right tools and some motivation. There's going to be times when the faucet leaks, the Read More

Good day Friends! I'd like to welcome once again Jessica. She is sharing some home interior design tips for Spring. It is so nice to have someone in our blog once in a while. ------------------------ Spring has arrived and so have a slew of new interior design trends perfect for brightening up the home and Read More

Good day Friends! Remember Jessica who shares her ideas about stairs? Here's the post if you missed it. I always strive to make a space look and feel good. Most of the time I struggle and I know some of you out there are like me. I am so glad that she's here once again Read More

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