Idea Box Thursday Link Up

Idea Box-Thursday Link Party #22

Hi guys! It’s so hard to believe it’s August already! I can’t wait to see what have you been up to in your part of the world. Idea Box is a new weekly link party for bloggers to share all of their creative posts—recipes, home decor, DIY projects, gardening tips, good advice… Whatever your creative […]
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Victorian House Tour

Victorian House Tour

This house was built between 1870 and 1901, so it’s a great example of late victorian architecture. Believe it or not, but it’s a dental practice now. And what a fancy dental practice that is! But see for yourselves! The house was refurbished but all the goodies (features) are still there! Dental practice owners are […]
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decor ideas

Storage ‘before and after’ & new decor ideas

We all know that storage space in the house is the key to comfortable living. Yep, I said that! That’s why we were so pleased that our new home had plenty of storage space (three built-ins to be exact). My favourite is the one in the  hall, because it’s a quite large walk-in. Hubb’s idea was […]
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Summer garden

Summer in the garden – roundup

I don’t have a garden anymore, but everyday I miss relaxing and working in the garden! Here’s a trip down the memory lane: my favourite ‘summer garden’ posts… Gardener’s Calendar – Summer Summer garden Before and after- garden tour & step by step garden makeover Garden update 24 plants slugs won’t eat xx Sharing: I […]
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Idea Box Thursday Link Up

Idea Box-Thursday Link Party #21

Hi guys, Due to personal circumstances, I’ve got nothing to report this week, but I hope you’re all well and ready to party! Idea Box is a new weekly link party for bloggers to share all of their creative posts—recipes, home decor, DIY projects, gardening tips, good advice… Whatever your creative heart desires. For the […]
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Idea Box Thursday Link Up

Idea Box-Thursday Link Party #20

Hi y’all! It’s my favourite time of the week again! Time to click through all your wonderful creations! 🙂 Idea Box is a new weekly link party for bloggers to share all of their creative posts—recipes, home decor, DIY projects, gardening tips, good advice… Whatever your creative heart desires. For the first little while, Idea […]
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Olive tree and weird creatures

Olive tree and weird creatures

The other day, I bent over to pick up something that was lying on the carpet( I thought it was a piece of plastic bag ) and I saw this: What on earth is THAT? Super big flea dressed up as a flamingo (it is clearly pinkish!)??? A shrimp??? Why would I find a shrimp […]
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Idea Box Thursday Link Up

Idea Box-Thursday Link Party #19

Hi y’all! Can you please stop being so creative? 😉 Just kidding! But it’s getting harder and harder to choose features. Your entries are so inventive and lovely! That’s why I’ve created separate post with quinoa recipes you submitted last week. Please be sure to check them out. Also, I’ve finally updated my ‘about me’ […]
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Quinoa recipes

Quinoa frenzy – Idea Box inspired

Quinoa recipe roundup from last week’s Idea Box Link Up. My problem with quinoa is that I’ve only made it once and I didn’t like it 🙂 My friend warned me (and I didn’t listen), that if I go with package instructions, I will get something very plain and there is so much more to […]
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living room decorating update

Living room decorating update

For the past few years, my books were stored at friend’s loft, far away, outside the UK. Just recently, they have all arrived to Edinburgh in 8 giant boxes. It changed our decorating plans completely. It became clear that bookshelves should be our priority (unless, we want turn our living room in a book maze […]
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Idea Box Thursday Link Up

Idea Box-Thursday Link Party #18

Hi guys! Hope you are all well (and relaxed)! Got lots of features this week (because everything was soooo lovely!) and lots of ‘What I’ve been up to posts (because I was clearly overactive).Decor changes in our home are finally happening. Not the ones we’ve originally planned, but hey, that’s how we operate:) More on […]
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rainy days bucket list

‘Rainy days’ bucket list & ‘I beat the rain’ badges!

What to do when it’s raining outside? Here are a few ideas of things to do with kiddos 🙂 -colouring -matching game (your blouse is the same color as sun etc.) -singing/lip syncing -dancing -organizing pretended campfire (use the flashlight and scarves) -drawing funny faces -baking -dressing up -reading out loud & changing voices ‘Rainy […]
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Undergoing breast cancer surgery

Undergoing breast cancer surgery

Cancer sucks- part 2. Disclaimer: I’m not a doctor or health professional. Please, always seek help from health professionals. As I mentioned in my previous ‘Cancer sucks’ post, my mum had two cancer and lymph nodes removal surgeries. She was diagnosed in January, and a month and a half later (after throughout examination considering height, weight […]
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Super easy & healthy 'jaw' popsicles!

Super easy, quick to make, healthy ‘jaw’ popsicles.

Here’s a tip how to make super easy, healthy (and funny-looking) popsicles. These are awesome if you want to smuggle some natural fruit sugars into your kids diet or if you have unexpected young guests. Ok, I know, it looks slightly creepy (there’s something creepy about teeth, isn’t?). But still, I love it! You can […]
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100$ room decorating challenge

100$ room decorating challenge

It’s time to start long overdue decorating in our living room. I mean: IT’S TIME! If I don’t do it, my head will explode into thousand tiny pieces. I’m longing for the decor! The challenge is: to spend as less money as possible (duh), to be super creative (duh!), to refrain myself from buying everything […]
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Idea Box Thursday Link Up

Idea Box-Thursday Link Party #17

Hi y’all!  It’s super sultrily in my part of the world. Storms are coming, that’s for sure! Thanks for linking up last week- summer didn’t slow you down creative people 😉 Be sure to check out my ‘Summer of DIY’s’ challenge. It’s going to be creative and (hopefully) hot summer! Idea Box is a new weekly […]
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Summer of DIY s

Summer of DIY’s challenge & link party.

Thanks for bearing with me during my move and the time when I tried to figure out how to decorate our new home. I finally got some ideas, so it’s time for some serious DIY, furniture makeover & decor projects. There’s going to be lots of spray paint in use. There might even be a […]
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Idea Box Thursday Link Up

Idea Box-Thursday Link Party #16

Hi y’all! Thank you so much for amazing 302 links last week! There were so many great ideas, that I organized my features by the type this week. Please, check all the amazing features out and keep the links coming! 🙂 Hope you’re having a wonderful summer so far! Idea Box is a new weekly […]
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‘Happy chores’ – motivation game for kids and adults.

How to play. Every family member needs to write down their chores in the adequate section. Every group of chores has to be associated with a fun activity (which will become family’s reward after all the chores/ tasks are done). You can clip and give away tokens after each executed task. You can clip ‘activity […]
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Idea Box Thursday Link Up

Idea Box-Thursday Link Party #15

Hi guys! Thanks so much for linking up last week. I hope you all had a wonderful week and you’re ready to party!   Idea Box is a new weekly link party for bloggers to share all of their creative posts—recipes, home decor, DIY projects, gardening tips, good advice… Whatever your creative heart desires. For […]
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