Category: Home Hints

Fitted bed sheets

While changing the sheets on our bed this morning I was thinking that the elastic in these fitted sheets will need replacing soon. I’m glad I buy sheets that have the elastic in a channel around the outside and not the ones with elastic sewn around the outer edge. Why you ask, it’s much simpler …

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Christmas cleaning – Decorations

Now that Christmas has been and gone how long does it take you to take down your decorations and pop them away for another year? Do you sort through them to figure out if they need repair, cleaning or no longer want them at all, are you a sentimental keeper of decorations and have pretty …

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Cutting it short … s

While packing away my winter clothes, as summer is only a couple of weeks away, I decided I didn’t like some of my jeans or long pants anymore but they would make great shorts or 3/4 pants. I popped the pants on and decided how long I wanted those pants to now be and put …

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Loo paper, toilet paper, toilet tissue or …

No matter what you call it most house holds probably go through a roll or so a week, unless you’re in a house full of females and we go  through quite a bit more. In the warmer months of the year my bathroom window is always open unless it’s raining,  when the wind comes in …

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Bed pillow replacements

I generally replace our pillows every 5yrs my easy way to remember is the years that end with 5 or 0 we need new pillows, easy. I love the latex pillows as I love a firm pillow, big fibre fill pillows make me feel like I’m suffocating when I lie down. Each to their own. …

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