It has been a long and cold winter but thankfully there's a hint of Spring in the air. Now is the perfect time to dust off the bookshelf, declutter the spare room and embrace the new season. If you, like some of the members of the Balance Team, are still in Winter hibernation mode and need a little encouragement - we've put together a few ideas to get you … [Read more...] about Need some inspiration to tackle your Spring cleaning?
If you’re undertaking major DIY renovations to your home right now or are looking to in the near future, it can be seriously hard to maintain a good work/life balance. Here are a few tips to keep you sane, feeling inspired and relaxed while you plan and undertake those big home renovation projects. Stop looking at Pinterest While Pinterest can be a wonderful source of … [Read more...] about How to Find Balance in Your Life When Undertaking Major Home Renovations
Renowned painter and sculptor Sylvia McEwan will debut her latest works Making A Mark – with an exclusive exhibition at Newrybar Merchants starting this week. We caught up with Sylvia to ask her about her career, how she finds balance and her message for women over 40. Tell us a little bit about yourself and the highlights of your artistic career to date? I was born in … [Read more...] about Women of Balance – Renowned painter and sculptor Sylvia McEwan
Home. It's such a simple word but it evokes a strong emotional response. Safety, security, comfort, love. What we come home to, who we come home to is a big part of finding our Balance. Deb embarked on her big beach house renovation project to rebuild her dream home last year and it's not surprising that she had very clear ideas about what she wanted. That vision has … [Read more...] about The Final Reveal – Deb’s “Beach Hutt” Renovation
Deb’s beautiful kitchen renovation was a major undertaking. She wanted her kitchen to be the heart of the home, and every detail was meticulously planned. It is the time between the first doodles and the picture of the dream kitchen where it is crucially important to get the right advice from experienced professionals. Deb’s design consultant from Freedom Kitchens helped her … [Read more...] about 5 things Deb learned about building a new kitchen