DIY Home: fabulous fabric and the $15 ottoman

One of the most useful things we purchased when we had our Little Miss was a “nappy caddy” which holds nappies, cream, nappy bags and other bits and pieces.  We can carry it around the house and change our little wriggle monster where ever she is.  However, as you can imagine, this item is not super stylish and not the type of thing I…

Can’t afford art? Sleep on it and think again.

Our family’s art budget is virtually non-existent and certainly comes after anything and everything for Little Miss, the mortgage, food…and my shoe fund!  However, unless you are going for the full minimalist look (which takes enormous effort and dedication and certainly benefits from a complete lack of children in the house) a well styled home requires well dressed walls.  So, how to do so…

DIY Nursery: Change up that change table

Every nursery needs a change table, give yours a bit of personality with this simple style-up. Supplies: * Your change table with knobs or handles * A screwdriver to match the types of screws used on the original knobs/handles and the new knobs/handles (usually a standard size phillips head screwdriver) * Shiny new knobs or handles! Method: 1. Choose your change table.  We chose…