Ethical and Cruelty-free – Interview with House of Kind

It is a very exciting moment as I start a new series on this blog. The core idea behind these new posts is to spread the word about small business (for the moment!) who are choosing an ethical positioning as their backbone communication/marketing strategy and to see what they offer. Be kind is the new…

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6 Storage Furniture ideas for your home – Budget friendly post!

Finding the right piece of storage furniture for a specific place in your home can sometimes take ages and be the object of many conversations as if yes or no this is a good buy. It has to look good, be functional, go with the rest of the room decor and ideally be good value…

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What is Slow Living and what you need to know about it?

I do not want to start a socio-politico debate because first I am not really comfortable going there with this blog post and second, the topic of Slow Living or healthy living and why do we need it now more than ever can be quite complex and I want this article to be specific and…

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12 Designer mugs to enhance your coffee routine

Nothing says winter is coming like hunting for a new mug, refilling the cupboard with a new box of hot chocolate powder, or getting new candles. As we are diving towards the Autumn season, you will find here a selection of designer mugs or minimalist mugs which I have gathered. I hope it will inspire…

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How to create a raised flower bed for your garden. DIY Tutorial

A flower bed/garden bed is a beautiful garden decoration which could give the design edge needed to an otherwise simple garden layout. In this blog post, I will explain how we did our own flower bed with basic carpentry skills. Note: I will not talk about the best location for a flower bed, or about…

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This blog has been nominated – would you please take 1min to vote for it ?

Click here to vote   I am so pleased that my little blog has made it to the nominated blogs. It is a place for me to share home inspirations, some DIY and my preference for a slower pace of living, I am really grateful to know people are reading it and appreciating this content.…

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Great Places to visit in Porto, and North of Portugal – SS18

Porto is the second city of Portugal behind Lisbon the capital, and it is worthy of its own city trip. Porto is filled with charm and rustic, a blend of historical heritage, and Atlantic seaside vibes that Portugal do so well. Yet with something very specific as it is the major point of departure of…

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A 100% Linen Tablecloth and Kitchen Apron product review – From IconicLinen

Soft furnishing and home bedding made of linen fabric have become more and more popular in recent years with more companies starting selling linen-only collections for the homeware space, is it really worth it or is it another home trend that will disappear very shortly? I am doing a product review from Iconic Linen today.…

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How to transform a living room in 3 days

When I went abroad to the Holiday House in seaside Portugal this year, I wasn’t expecting to complete a living room redecoration project (in fact I was hoping to come back solely for this). However, with a signed off plan by the homeowner and my assessment that wall redecoration wasn’t needed, I couldn’t resist to…

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