The kitchen island is a trendy modern kitchen addition. It’s usually located in the center of the space and has aisle spaces on three sides to accommodate circulation. Over the years, this element has seen a lot of upgrades and the contemporary kitchen island is still evolving with users’ needs.
Goal-setting is a non-negotiable stepping stone to success. While it’s blissful to live life on the fly, having specific and measurable goals keeps us on track and helps us assess if we’re anything near achieving the life we’ve always wanted for ourselves.
It’s been more than a year since the world first went on a lockdown which we all thought would last six weeks, at most. Some borders and businesses have since reopened, but we’re still a long way from reclaiming our normal lives.
The kitchen is arguably the most functional room in a home. It’s designed to accommodate cooking, preparation, gathering for meals, and lots of other activities. However, the countertops are where most of the action happens, and that’s the thing that you have to focus on the most when choosing the perfect materials and finishes for […]
Spring is the season of good cheer and new growth – and it’s already nipping at the heels of winter. The sun is feeling warmer and branches are blooming starting to bloom with new leaves. You know what that means?
An outdoor patio is an extension of your home’s interiors, and therefore, it’s finishing and overall aesthetic is just as important. Now, there are many types of flooring options that you can lay down for an outdoor patio, and each one brings a unique flavor to the plate.
A backyard garden is just like any other room in your house. And, just like the interior of the home is revamped and updated to suit your lifestyle, similarly, a garden has to be designed and uplifted to accommodate your outdoor activities.
Summer is right around the corner, and the sweet perfume of spring is already in the air. Now that winter has released its firm grip from the air and the chill is evaporating, it’s time to spruce up your outdoors and get it ready for summer fun.
Have you ever taken a day off only to find yourself wracked with guilt for not actually doing anything? And to top it all off, you never quite managed to get into the mood to relax after all? You are definitely not alone. Society’s glorification of the ‘hustle’ has all of us hyper-fixating on being […]
Netflix’s longest-running original series Grace and Frankie has an impressive legion of fans for a show about two 70-year-olds. Sure, the fact that the two elder ladies were played by Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin no doubt added to the intrigue around the show, but Grace and Frankie has evolved to be something bigger than […]
A feature wall is there to make a statement. So, it should be bold, unique, and offer a hook for the eye. The idea of a feature wall is to present an eye-catching facet of the room while the rest of the space is designed in understated hues, patterns, prints, etc. to contrast with the […]
A kitchen backsplash is there to protect the wall from getting stained, burned, or otherwise damaged. But over the years, it has also become an important design element that is used to add visual accenting to kitchen interior designs.
When we were young, making friends seemed like second nature to us. It was easy to make friends among other kids in our neighborhoods and in school. As we age, though, work meetings replace playdates and adult responsibilities take the place of youthful exploration that gave us many of the friends we met earlier in […]
Electric scooters provide a convenient way of transportation. It’s faster than walking and more environmentally friendly than fuel powered motors. You don’t have to worry about crowds in public transports during rush hour or traffic jam. But, electric scooters are not cheap. So, you need to know what to look for when buying a new […]
Cars are expensive, and so are motorcycles for some people. Electric scooters might just be the most affordable motorised personal transport after an electric bicycle. With electric scooters, you can do short commutes quickly and easily. You don’t have to deal with the hassle of daily traffic and rush hour. In this article, we look […]
People often ask me why was it that we chose Canada to emigrate to. There were many options that may have been far better in terms of living expenses and weather conditions such as European countries. Ours is a simple answer. We have family in Canada and it’ll fare well for us as it offers […]
A world where everyone returns every show of kindness they get is a great world. If there’s anything better than that, though, it’s a world where everyone takes that kindness – and pays it forward. There is more than enough kindness and compassion to go around, and every day is a new opportunity to bring […]
So, right now we’re smack dab in the middle of the first quarter of 2021. The pandemic is still far from over, and although we can all now go out to a degree, the consensus is still to stay home and be safe. This includes all productive activities that you may have been doing at […]
The day we booked our tickets to Canada, the only thing I could think about was the new home. Everything would be brand new – furniture, curtains, appliances and even our toiletries. It was my husband who gave me a much-needed wake-up call that forced me to come out of my fantastic daydream.
I clearly remember the first time I baked a cake – It was a total disaster. Even though I knew my way around the kitchen very well, I couldn’t conquer the art of baking. The rock-hard chocolate fudge cake didn’t turn out to be the heavenly dessert I had pictured (and hoped) it to be.