That Really Moved Me

A picture of a child in a box in relation to an article about moving house with kids

Moving house is one thing. Moving house when you’ve got kids is a whole different kettle of chaos. We’ve got some great tips on how to make it as easy and stress-free as possible. For most people, the idea of moving house is enough to send them running for the hills. That is, as long […]

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Seven Key Steps to Toddler-Proofing Your Home

A picture of a baby climbing in a house that needs toddler-proofing

Toddler-proofing your house: seven key ways to ensure your little ones live and play in a safe environment. This guest article about toddler-proofing your home is written by Luci Aldrin, a part-time freelance writer and a full-time mother to an inquisitive, energetic toddler. She pens a wide range of publications, primarily interior design and parenting […]

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2019’s Top 4 Interior Design Trends for Creating Your Delightful Home

This week’s guest blogger is Andrej Kovacevic, a dedicated freelance writer and digital evangelist. He contributes to a wide range of home decor-focused publications, where he may be found discussing everything from smart home innovations to home decor trends. If there’s a new and exciting way to make your interior space stand out, there’s a good […]

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How to declutter your home “Marie Kondo” style when you have children

Clutter is bad for our mental health. It floods our minds with excessive and unnecessary stimuli, makes us feel guilty and anxious, and causes frustration when we can’t easily find what we need within the mess. A UCLA study also shows that clutter is associated with higher levels of the stress hormone, cortisol. Enter Marie Kondo. […]

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11 wacky decluttering hacks that are actually brilliant

The weather around Stuck On You HQ hasn’t been very spring-like lately, despite it being practically summer calendar-wise. I’ve decided to hang onto this as an excuse as to why I haven’t yet knuckled down for a proper spring clean. However, we are expecting a sudden burst of summer over the coming days. After fantasising […]

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5 genius tips to get your children enthusiastic about chores

Spring has sprung at Stuck On You HQ. The birds are singing. Flowers are blooming. Children are playing and laughing merrily. *Record scratches* The reality is that the cold wind is lingering, yet still happy to transport those allergens that make your nostrils itch. Your children are alert and awake for longer (yay!). And those […]

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7 easy towel animals you can make yourself

The concept of transforming towels and other clothstuffs* into cute animals used to be the domain of swanky restaurants and hotels. However, these gorgeous towel animals (courtesy of Credit Card Compare) are so easy that even I could do them. And that’s saying something. Not only will you impress your dinner party guests with your […]

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4 rules that will have your home organised in no time!

Is your home beautifully peaceful, neat and tidy for two seconds flat before suddenly turning into a chaotic war zone again? Do you put things away in the right place one moment, only to be unable to find them the next? When you need to get your hands on a specific item – be it […]

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4 Top Rules for Home Organisation

Is your home beautifully peaceful, neat and tidy for two seconds flat before suddenly turning into a chaotic war zone again? Do you put things away in the right place one moment, only to be unable to find them the next? When you need to get your hands on a specific item – be it […]

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Smart Kitchen Organisation Ideas

Washing up, wiping down surfaces, putting away cutlery and all the rest. They all sound like such dreadfully dull ways to be whiling away our lives, and yet would I be alone in saying that I actually quite enjoy my laborious kitchen-bound chores? As long as I can do it all listening to an album, […]

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