7 Easy DIY Easter Decorations that Will Bring Cheer to Your Home

7 Easy DIY Easter Decorations Easter is such an awesome time… not just for the kids, but the adults as well. My kids have outgrown Easter egg hunting – and now expect the Easter bunny to just drop their individual bags of chocolates. I have to admit, sometimes they get it; due to the simple […]

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10 Cheap But Beautiful Wedding Favor Ideas that Won’t Blow Your Budget

Cheap + Beautiful + Wedding  It’s not often that cheap and beautiful go well  together in a sentence. And even more rare together are Cheap, Beautiful, and Wedding! So I’ve rounded up for you 10 Cheap But Beautiful Wedding Favor Ideas that Won’t Blow Your Budget – because your wedding day should be a special occasion, […]

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10 of the Best Funny Gifts for Every Awesome Person in Your Life

10 Best Funny Gifts for Every Awesome Person in Your Life - This Blended Home of Mine _ Funny and hilarious gifts for your best friend, boyfriend, girlfriend, men and women - basically, everyone

Super Funny Gifts for When You Don’t Know What to Give Have you ever found yourself wondering what to get someone? You know when you want to give something perhaps just to cheer them up? Or maybe just slightly funny way to say you’re thinking of them? Well! I’ve rounded up for you 10 of […]

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20 Clever Ways to Save Money on Your Wedding

20 Tips that will save you money on Your Wedding - This Blended Home of Mine | Ideas and hacks for a wedding on a budget

Wedding on a Budget Everyone knows that weddings can be insanely expensive, especially when you let it get out of hand – and it’s easy to! A lot of couples take the school of thought that their wedding is meant to be a once in a lifetime experience; and allow that reasoning to justify the […]

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10 Ways to Celebrate Valentine’s Day With the Whole Family

10 Ways to Celebrate Valentine's Day as a Family - This Blended Home of Mine _ Valentine's day ideas for the whole family, Decorations for the Home, Food, Valentine's Day Boxes, 5 Senses

Valentine’s Day On the whole, Valentine’s Day is one of those days consumerist days, wherein we feel slightly obliged to celebrate something we either don’t really understand or care for… (cue: The Dark Origins of Valentine’s Day) Note: This post contains affiliate links. This means that if you click through and make a purchase, I […]

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12 Cheap Christmas Decorations and Presents

12 Cheap Christmas Decorations and Presents _ This Blended Home of Mine - Christmas present ideas, DIY Christmas presents, DIY Christmas Decorations, Cheap Christmas Decorations

Christmas is so close, you can feel it in the air! I love, love, love the Christmas season. The one thing I don’t like however is the expense of it all. It all adds up and before you know it, you’re starting the New Year with empty pockets. Eek! No thanks. Just because it CAN be […]

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The Family Guide To Halloween You Need to See Right Now

The Family Guide to Halloween You Need to See Right Now - This Blended Home of Mine - Halloween Costumes | Halloween Decorations | Halloween Food | Halloween Party | Halloween Music

This Is The Only Family Halloween Guide You Will Ever Need Okay – so it’s finally October, which means it’s officially the Month of Halloween. Wahoo!! It also means it’s Spring for us in New Zealand and that Summer is just around the corner. I know that’s totally unrelated, but if you knew what our […]

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DIY Children’s Birthday Party on a Budget

DIY Children’s Party on a Budget I love throwing parties – kids parties, I mean. I enjoy every minute of the process from gathering ideas, planning, shopping; all the way up to the party itself where I am the MC for the kids. Fantastic! For as long as I can remember, I have always hosted […]

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Cheap Halloween Decorations You Can Do On A Small Budget

7 Scary DIY Halloween Decorations You Can Do On a Small Budget - This Blended Home of Mine - Cheap Halloween Decorations

Halloween is so close and I’ve started seeing people decorating their homes with skeletons and gravestones – awesome! It’s such a fun time, especially for the children. I know that some people see it as just another form of consumerism… but let’s put that aside and just think of the kids, aye? Even if the […]

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17 of the Best Halloween Costumes for the Whole Family

17 of the Best Halloween Costumes for the Whole Family - This Blended Home of Mine

Okay, so Halloween is almost here and it’s something that my household always looks forward to. I mean, what’s not to love? OKAY, so as I was saying – The children get to invite their friends over after school for a sort of annual Halloween Party, and we all get dressed in our chosen Halloween […]

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