So, what about your bed?

“Mr. Lightwood,” she said, raising herself up on her elbows. “Are those scones under your bed?” ― Cassandra Clare, Clockwork Princess Hmm, it seems that Mr Lightwood is a bit of a character. But scones under a bed? I don’t know, that might be stretching things…but let’s talk about beds. That special place in our […]

Defrosting the freezer

Defrosting the freezer section is admittedly not one of our favourite household chores. Nonetheless, it is necessary! We show you how to accomplish it not just swiftly and safely, but also efficiently. Moisture enters inside the freezer compartment when we open it. As it cools, it produces ice on the walls and cooling coils. This […]

Candles in the Wind

As the days grow shorter, it is time to get out the candles to create a warm and cosy atmosphere at home. Here are two tips that you may find useful. Cleaning When the candle has burnt down, waxy residue often remains in the pretty glasses. And unfortunately, they are stubborn. Do you want to […]

Caring for your humble wooden spoon.

At first glance, wooden cooking utensils appear to be very attractive. However, this quickly changes when they are used for cooking. Sauces, soups, and pan dishes are tough on utensils. The wood discolours and frequently smells strongly. Food residue sticks to the wood much faster than it does to metal or silicone cooking spoons. Germs […]

Dust away!

With this home remedy, you hardly ever have to dust. No sooner have you removed it than it’s back again. Dust can be quite stubborn. However, this fact need not drive you to despair. There is an ingenious home remedy you can use to make life difficult for dust. Sometimes good advice is expensive when […]