Refreshing Our Home with New Colours by Nippon Paint Professional Painting Service

Nippon Paint x The Loving Mum

It had been 5 years since we painted our girls’ playroom and the thought of painting our house again makes me kinda anxious, especially when it’s the living room we’re talking about. The thought of going through such a massive job in the house soon after we changed the flooring just a couple of months back gives me a headache. …

Home Decor: DIY Terrarium Kit with Masons

I always fail at growing plants. I even killed a cactus many years back due to lack of I-don’t-know-what-also! My mum, on the other hand, loves planting and she grows many different types of plants in her small house. My girls had been wanting to try their hands on planting at home after doing so in childcare. So I did …

Finding more space in small places

The task given for this post was a very challenging one. One that we kinda already covered in our previous refurnishing of our living room, creating more space for everyone in the house. When I received the third tasks from IKEA, my mind went blank. How can I create even more space in the places which I’ve already filled up …

Creating More Space in Our Living Room

Every year during this period I tend to become a little lazy at work and want to do something new around the house. It has been awhile since I did some home improvement and since there’s the Christmas party with family coming, and the Chinese New Year shortly after, I decided to do some “magic” around our living room. We …

In the mood for Christmas, Slowly But Surely

2016 has been an awesome year, with growth and stability at work, it’s now time to spend time with family. As everyone around the world slows down our pace, taking time off for trips with family and preparing for the coming Christmas holiday, I am trying to do the same too. With 2 upcoming trips scheduled in November, and a …

Come Play In Our Refreshed Playroom, Brighten Up with Dulux Wash & Wear

Welcome into our refreshed playroom! It is amazing how choosing the right colours can make such a big difference in a room. We are loving how cheerful, vibrant and awesome our new playroom is. Come on in and play with us in our happy playroom! Before showing you the full (aka messy) room, let’s do the close-up-makes-everything-look-better kinda shots… Little …

How to pick the most suitable type of paint for your walls?

Now that we have selected the colours for our playroom, its now time to find the right paint for it. Yes! You read it right, there are different types of paint to choose from! Let me help break them down for you into everyday scenes at home… To create a brighter and spacious-looking rooms Image via Dulux Living in a …

5 Tips To Picking Out The Right Colours For Your House

After my search for colour inspirations online, I got down to trying out how the colour combination will look on the walls in our playroom. No, it doesn’t need any paint, brushes nor handwork! Here are 5 tips for picking out the right colours for your house, mostly picked up while planning for our mini room transformation with Dulux Singapore. Tip 1: …

Our Playroom Before Transformation

We are soooo soooo soooooo super excited! I have always loved watching home transformation and improvement shows on TV. And has secretly wished for something like this to take place in my own house one day. And finally we are in a real home transformation project! Though not as extensive as a total home transformation, but this is just as …

Ditch those USB Cables! Wireless Printing made simple with Canon Pixma

For the third time in a row, I’m back with OMY x Canon Pixma as one of the 10 craft gurus! And this time the theme is “We Are Family”! Super excited to catch up with fellow Mummies – Angeline, Ting, Irene, Winnie, Waiwai and meet up with new Mummy friends at the coming workshop on 31 May 2014 at Hotel …

Alternative Baby Changing Setup

Planning for No. 2’s arrival and to make space for her things in the house. One of the item on our shopping list is a changing table/station so that we don’t have to strain our backs going too low (changing on our bed) while changing her. A Baby Changing Unit from IKEA comes to about $150, but this will probably …

A week into our new home

It’s been a week! Our first week living on our own at our new house. A house we call home, just the three of us. I have been looking forward to this day for 9 years, since the day I knew he is the one. And now here we are. I am holding back photos of the house for now …