9 Reasons Every Kid’s Room Needs a Hammock Chair

  Few things can match the soothing embrace of a hammock chair. Lulling us to relaxation and taking our cares away, its therapeutic effects are instantly felt. A hammock chair is not just for adults, though; it’s perfect for kids too. In fact, it’s one of the best items of furniture to have in a kid’s room and here’s why. 1. Yes to the reading habit The reading habit is on the wane. With distractions all around, kids find it difficult to focus on one thing at a time, which is what reading demands. This is where a hammock chair can help! By...

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How To Install A Hanging Chair Indoors

Installing a hammock chair can instantly turn an empty corner into a cozy reading nook! Since posting pictures of our hammock chairs on Instagram, I've received a lot of comments and messages about how difficult it looks to install one properly. If drilling holes into the ceiling sounds a little intimidating, don't worry, I got you! Below, I've outlined step-by-step instructions with images, to make installing your hammock chair a piece of cake! What you'll need to install your hammock chair   Tools Power drill (if you don't have one you could try using a hand-held Phillips screwdriver, but you'll need some muscles) Stud finder...

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10 Items You Need to Have a Romantic Valentine’s Day Picnic

  Drop the yearly routine of testing out that up-and-coming restaurants —try something new that guarantees alone time with your date: a Valentine’s Day picnic. But before addressing what you need to take, you have to figure out the where. Head over to a secluded park, your favorite sunset viewing spot on the beach or a little alcove off a nature trail. If the weather at your location insists on staying stuck in the 30s, move the date indoors by a fireplace or somewhere with a great view. ONCE YOU’VE CHOSEN YOUR ROMANTIC NOOK, IT’S TIME TO PACK YOUR VALENTINE’S DAY PICNIC...

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Traditional Mulled Wine Recipe With Brandy and Cinnamon

  Total: 30 mins Prep: 5 mins Cook: 25 mins Yield: 4-6 Cups (4-6 Servings) When winter weather swirls in, nothing could be cozier than a toasty mug of mulled wine. Mulled wine, the vine’s version of a classic hot toddy, is a traditional holiday treat in many Old World countries. Dubbed "Glögg" in Nordic nations and "Glühwein" in Germany, mulled wines have been warming people for centuries. Typically made with red wine, the wine is sweetened, spiced and heated—offering a delightful alternative to traditional coffees, ciders and toddy’s at holiday gatherings or just on a cold winter's night.  ...

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How to Organize a Winter Picnic in the Snow

  The challenge: hold a picnic in the snow and don’t worry about the weather Enjoying a picnic in the snow might not be the first thing you imagine when someone suggests spending leisure time outdoors, but you can’t deny that it’s an exciting new way to experience winter. Just dress accordingly and head out into the wonderful white world around you! Okay, you should probably do a few more things to prepare… Here are our best tips to ensure you have a fun (and, most importantly, warm!) experience every time you organize a winter picnic, whether that be with...

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Why Buy Organic Produce From Local Farmers Market?

  There are so many very valid reasons to source and buy organically grown produce:  You…Avoid chemicals – Eating organically grown foods is the only way to avoid the cocktail of chemical poisons present in commercially grown food. You…Benefit from more nutrients –Organically grown foods have more nutrients—vitamins, minerals, enzymes, and micronutrients—than commercially grown foods because the soil is managed and nourished with sustainable practices by responsible standards. You…Enjoy a better taste – Organically grown foods generally taste better because nourished, well balanced soil produces healthy, strong plants. This is especially true with heirloom varieties, which are cultivated for taste...

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