5 Essential Organization Tools
After the holidays, most of us are struggling to straighten up and get back into a working frame of mind. Who can get anything done with clutter causing undue stress? Saying goodbye to festivities for another year and figuring out where to put everything until next year is a normal part of the holiday season. It’s normal to want to delve into organization techniques that keep our houses full of comfort and sanity after being in relax-mode for so long.
Holiday Decorating With Autistic Adults
Decorating is literally one of the funnest activities on Earth. That, of course, is not a proven fact, but it should be. It’s a great stress reliever; a testament to your overall style, and (best of all) you get to be in charge. It’s important to think about the other people in your life when you’re decorating, though, especially if you’re lucky enough to have a friend on the spectrum.
Beat The Winter Blahs!
Winter is here and we are now spending significantly more time indoors. What can we do to make our home warm, cozy and welcoming, even on a shoe-string budget? The designers at LindenCraft, An Ottawa, Ontario kitchen & bath design and build renovation and remodel Company have some timely ideas for quick upgrades that will perk up your living space just in time for the cold weather.
4 Easy Perk Ups That Won't Break the Bank
As Canada day approaches, it’s the perfect time to bring family and friends together. And hopefully, most of us will be celebrating outdoors in the sunshine. Whether you’re having an afternoon barbecue, a picnic in the park or an evening soiree, here’s some great ideas for hosting outdoors, so you can create a lasting impression on this special day.
With the weather now permitting thoughts of spring gardening, we thought we would share some ideas on balcony and porch gardens. Many of us simply don't have the time or dedication required to maintaining a full-scale backyard flower or perhaps there just isn't much of a backyard to speak of anyway. However, a bit of greenery around the porch or balcony helps connect us to nature and makes the house look nice from the inside and out.
The in-laws are coming! And it doesn't stop there. What about the extended family who have travelled miles to make it to your home for Christmas? We love the holidays, but maybe not the stress they bring. Often other people's expectations, or our own desire to impress can ruin what the holidays are meant to be about. If you are having guests over for the holidays, whether overnight, or simply over for drinks, here are some hostess tips which will delight your guests and allow you to enjoy the season as much as them.