Jump to content

Adrina's blog

Photo

How to Turn the Basement into a Fun Playroom

Posted by Adrina13 , 14 October 2019 - - - - - - · 130 views

How to Turn the Basement into a Fun Playroom Like most people, I used to use my basement as just another storage room. I didn’t pay much attention to its organisation or tidiness – I just used it to put away all the things I thought I might need someday (but deep down knew I probably wouldn’t).    
However, when my kids started needing more room for playing, I started reconsidering the purpose of o...


Photo

How to Make Moving Easier for You and Your Toddler

Posted by Adrina13 , 13 September 2019 - - - - - - · 198 views

How to Make Moving Easier for You and Your Toddler Uprooting can come hard on your children, especially youngsters. I know, because I myself am a mom who went through the process, and as much as it may be exciting to move to another city, it’s still one of the major changes that a child can experience. The sense of familiarity and belonging is what smaller children thrive on, and this big change may be fr...


Photo

How to Make Moving Easier for You and Your Toddler

Posted by Adrina13 , 13 September 2019 - - - - - - · 180 views

How to Make Moving Easier for You and Your Toddler Uprooting can come hard on your children, especially youngsters. I know, because I myself am a mom who went through the process, and as much as it may be exciting to move to another city, it’s still one of the major changes that a child can experience. The sense of familiarity and belonging is what smaller children thrive on, and this big change may be fr...


Photo

How to Make Moving Easier for You and Your Toddler

Posted by Adrina13 , 13 September 2019 - - - - - - · 183 views

How to Make Moving Easier for You and Your Toddler Uprooting can come hard on your children, especially youngsters. I know, because I myself am a mom who went through the process, and as much as it may be exciting to move to another city, it’s still one of the major changes that a child can experience. The sense of familiarity and belonging is what smaller children thrive on, and this big change may be fr...


Photo

How to Turn Your House into a Relaxing and Creative Family Place

Posted by Adrina13 , 12 September 2019 - - - - - - · 190 views

How to Turn Your House into a Relaxing and Creative Family Place Ever since my husband and I started dating, we used to move from one rental to another quite frequently. That’s probably the reason why we have never paid much attention to the aesthetics of our temporary homes. Rather, we were focused more on making the – no always so great – spaces functional.    
However, after years of moving, we’ve finally decided t...


Photo

How to Turn Your House into a Relaxing and Creative Family Place

Posted by Adrina13 , 12 September 2019 - - - - - - · 180 views

How to Turn Your House into a Relaxing and Creative Family Place Ever since my husband and I started dating, we used to move from one rental to another quite frequently. That’s probably the reason why we have never paid much attention to the aesthetics of our temporary homes. Rather, we were focused more on making the – no always so great – spaces functional.    
However, after years of moving, we’ve finally decided t...


Photo

Tips for Stress-Free Home Moving

Posted by Adrina13 , 15 July 2019 - - - - - - · 164 views

Tips for Stress-Free Home Moving For me, probably the most dreaded part about the house-purchase process was moving. House hunting was fun and exciting, finishing the paperwork was hectic, but one thing I really wanted to skip was the move!    

Packing all you own into boxes is stressful when there’s only two of you, but if you add kids to the mix, you can really expect chaos (or s...


Photo

Tips for Stress-Free Home Moving

Posted by Adrina13 , 15 July 2019 - - - - - - · 109 views

Tips for Stress-Free Home Moving For me, probably the most dreaded part about the house-purchase process was moving. House hunting was fun and exciting, finishing the paperwork was hectic, but one thing I really wanted to skip was the move!    

Packing all you own into boxes is stressful when there’s only two of you, but if you add kids to the mix, you can really expect chaos (or s...


Photo

How to Give Your Family Room a Modern Update

Posted by Adrina13 , 15 June 2019 - - - - - - · 256 views

How to Give Your Family Room a Modern Update As a mom who wants her home to look stylish and elegant, but also happens to have kids, combining beautiful with practical – and hoping it’ll survive the destructive phase of my little monsters – was definitely a challenge. However, I dare say that I think I did a pretty good job, since most of the things I added are still standing. So, if you’re in a sim...


Photo

How to Give Your Family Room a Modern Update

Posted by Adrina13 , 15 June 2019 - - - - - - · 2,276 views

How to Give Your Family Room a Modern Update As a mom who wants her home to look stylish and elegant, but also happens to have kids, combining beautiful with practical – and hoping it’ll survive the destructive phase of my little monsters – was definitely a challenge. However, I dare say that I think I did a pretty good job, since most of the things I added are still standing. So, if you’re in a sim...






 
 
Advertisement
 

Top 5 Viewed Articles

 
Advertisement
 
 
 
Advertisement
 
 
Essential Baby and Essential Kids is the place to find parenting information and parenting support relating to conception, pregnancy, birth, babies, toddlers, kids, maternity, family budgeting, family travel, nutrition and wellbeing, family entertainment, kids entertainment, tips for the family home, child-friendly recipes and parenting. Try our pregnancy due date calculator to determine your due date, or our ovulation calculator to predict ovulation and your fertile period. Our pregnancy week by week guide shows your baby's stages of development. Access our very active mum's discussion groups in the Essential Baby forums or the Essential Kids forums to talk to mums about conception, pregnancy, birth, babies, toddlers, kids and parenting lifestyle. Essential Baby also offers a baby names database of more than 22,000 baby names, popular baby names, boys' names, girls' names and baby names advice in our baby names forum. Essential Kids features a range of free printable worksheets for kids from preschool years through to primary school years. For the latest baby clothes, maternity clothes, maternity accessories, toddler products, kids toys and kids clothing, breastfeeding and other parenting resources, check out Essential Baby and Essential Kids.