HOW TO CREATE A SIMPLE BUDGET

HOW TO CREATE A SIMPLE BUDGET

How many of us actually have a budget for monthly expenses? How many of us actually stick to our budget? Most people shy away from budgeting because they may feel overwhelmed by what exactly you are supposed to do, or how you are supposed to do it.

Thankfully budgeting does not have to be difficult or a pain staking item on your to do list. Here are a few pointers on how you can create a simple budget that works for you.

IDENTIFY YOUR INCOME AND EXPENSES

This simply means how much you spend versus how much money you make. … Read More

SMALL & SIMPLE WAYS TO SAVE MONEY AROUND THE HOUSE

SMALL & SIMPLE WAYS TO SAVE MONEY AROUND THE HOUSE

You don’t have to cut corners to minimize cost around the house and your budget. Therefore, we came up with a few tips and tricks to help save a shilling or two. Some you may already know and some maybe not so obvious, have a read a let us know!

You don’t have to cut corners to minimise costs and stay within your budget for your monthly household needs. We’ve come up with a few tips and tricks to help save a shilling or two in your homes. You may already be using some of them while others may not … Read More

8 Common Design Mistakes in the Living Room

8 Common Design Mistakes in the Living Room

The living room is the most common room in any home and its design has aesthetics that have to be taken with a greater level of importance. A well put together living room space makes you feel welcomed, warm and cosy.

In order to achieve this, today we shall share with you some of the most common living room mistakes that you should avoid.

Buying a rug that’s too small

Small rugs bring imbalance to the living room, whilst large ones extend the space and gives your room a more complete look. At the very minimum, a rug should at … Read More

HOW TO JAZZ UP YOUR DINING ROOM

HOW TO JAZZ UP YOUR DINING ROOM

Some of our fondest memories are made when we gather around the dining table, over a delicious meal while surrounded by family or friends. However, with the hustle and bustle of life nowadays, more and more people are opting to relocate to the TV room during dinner time, causing you to lose out on important family/friends bonding time, where you share happy stories and make everlasting memories.

So, we decided to serve up some quick tips on how to spruce up your dining room to make it as exciting and inviting as possible:

Statement Lighting

Let’s start from the top. … Read More

Light Fixture As A Decorative and Functional Aspect of Your Home Decor

Light Fixture As A Decorative and Functional Aspect of Your Home Decor

Light is a very important component when it comes decorating our living spaces. Its key role is in creating the right mood and adjusting the ambiance of interior spaces. It is great way of adding colour to corners of your living spaces where you need it most.

In this blog we’ll share with you tips to consider before choosing the right light fixtures for your living space:

Natural Light

The first thing to consider before adding any light fixtures to your living space is: How much natural light do you have? For a room with very little natural light you … Read More

A Beginner’s Basic Skin Care Routines

A Beginner’s Basic Skin Care Routines

The internet is awash with various recommendations on how women can achieve flawless skin. New products are constantly hitting the shelves and it might be confusing on where to start when trying to come up with a simple skin cake routine for yourself.
In this blog we have put together the basic routines as you develop or start your skincare journey:

STEP 1: CLEANSER

In the morning, start by splashing your face with warm water and wash with a gentle face cleanser designed for your skin type.

STEP 2: TONER

Most people choose to skip toners, partly because there’s a … Read More

8 Exciting Indoor Activities for Couples

8 Exciting Indoor Activities for Couples

With plenty of time on our hands, how are you spending it with your partner?

It’s very easy to fall into a routine while staying at home and we’re here with a few exciting suggestions that can turn moments spent together into gratifying and lasting memories.

Try a New Recipe Together

When was the last time you prepared something out of your comfort zone? Well, this could be the time you and your partner try out that fancy breakfast/dinner and have fun while at it. Grab a cookery book from The Junction Mall’s Text Book Centre for a variety of … Read More

6 Creative Steps To Creating Your Home Gallery Wall

6 Creative Steps To Creating Your Home Gallery Wall

They say a picture is worth a thousand words!

The pictures, photos or  pieces of art we hang beautifully on our walls say a lot about us. They relay how we feel, our best memories, our favourite colours and so much more. Other than taking you down memory lane or shining a light on your personality, they also add warmth and life to our living spaces.

So does your walls add warmth and life to your living spaces? If not, here are a few simple tips on how to awaken your walls through photos and art pieces that you can … Read More

Home and Decor : Coffee table styling tips

Home and Decor : Coffee table styling tips

Home and Decor : Coffee table styling tips

A coffee table is the most versatile piece in a living room. While it is mostly utilized as a foot- rest, to place TV remotes and gadgets, set up tea, and for board games, a coffee table can be used to create a unique ambiance to any space.

We understand that it can be challenging to style a coffee table, and that’s why we teamed up with Inzu Furnishings, a home décor store at The Junction Mall, to share a host of styling ideas.

COMPOSITION

When choosing ornaments to place on the … Read More

6 Easy Ways to Break Out of a Style Rut

6 Easy Ways to Break Out of a Style Rut

Staring at your packed closet for 20 minutes and still maintaining you have nothing to wear. Suddenly hating everything you own. Getting unusually upset at your reflection. If you’ve done any or all of these things lately, you might be stuck in a serious style rut, ladies. The good news? Breaking out doesn’t have to be a big song and dance that involves overhauling your entire wardrobe and spending an ungodly amount of money on labels. In fact, all it really takes is a few thoughtful tweaks to totally transform your look and break out of that style rut for… Read More