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Five Things - Lockdown Week 7

Last week has definitely felt harder, we are missing our friends and family and I know you must be too. I had to dig deep to find my five things this time, and at the end I realised the simplest things were those I was hanging onto this week.

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Five Things - Lockdown Week 6

We can tick off Week Six of lockdown, it kind of feels like a milestone week. Who knew six weeks ago we would be where we are now?  Businesses and life are changing at a pace that is unbelievably and surprisingly fast, and maybe we are adapting, pivoting, learning and growing. Or maybe we are pausing and taking it all in. Whatever you are doing, make sure it is what's right for you. 

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Five Things

We made it through another week in lockdown, I hope you are finding your way within the new normal and enjoying the pause. I have started making notes of five things that stood out for me this week as a way to remember all the positives from these challenging times. 

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Gift Ideas for Mother's Day

Can you even believe it is March already? Mother's Day is fast approaching, so I have prepared a gift guide for you.Whether you are looking for a special gift for Mum or a 'Thinking of You' gift for a friend or relative, we have thoughtful gifts to share with you.  The NEW Gratitude Journal encourages you to take time out each day to reflect on your thoughts and experiences and focus on the positive. The more you focus on your positive feelings and experiences, the more happiness you will attract into your life. There is no better way to stay organised then a weekly planner with plenty of room for all your reminders, notes and lists.  The perfect gift set for the...

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Five-Minute Ikea Play Kitchen Makeover

Last month I shared our play room reveal, and it still remains one of our favourite rooms in our home. I meant to share the Ikea Duktig Play kitchen DIY with you after so many lovely comments on Instagram and then a mountain of work landed on The Room Alive HQ, including  a trade show and launching a new stationery collection. All super exciting and now firmly launched, I can get back to my blogging duties to share this super easy DIY with you. When I say super easy, it really is! I have chosen a pink tiled splash back design and got it printed in an adhesive format at Nutmeg Wall Art. If you need a different colour or design they would...

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