2019 is just beginning and it is always nice to start the year with some makeovers around the house. Making changes to different rooms in the house is a nice way to start the year and there is no better room to begin with than the kitchen. There are so…

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This is the time of year many of us start dreaming about jetting off somewhere warm. The cold, dark, wet days and Christmas hangover leave us with a desire to soak up that precious vitamin D.Going on holiday with children can throw up a number of logistical issues, not least…

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The weather here at the moment is miserable; cloudy, wet and dark by mid afternoon. So it’s no surprise that many of us are thinking about a winter sun getaway. It’s definitely something we are considering for January, something to look forward to after the festivities.  So how can you…

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As Christmas approaches, you want your house to look its best. Not only for the parties and guests that might be coming, but also for those special Christmas morning moments when excited kids sit around the tree opening their prezzies. A wooden floor is the perfect way to complement all…

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Welcome to another Tuesday – are you feeling Christmassy yet? It’s all about multiple Nativity performances for me this week! In case you are new here – let us tell you what Tried & Tested is all about. We all know how useful reviews can be. Most bloggers do them…

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