Decorating a bedroom for a teenager can be a bit of a minefield! After all, no two teenagers are alike, but they have a very specific set of needs as they straddle the tricky border between childhood and adulthood. As a parent or guardian, you want a room that will […]
Turning your bedroom into your own personal haven is an exciting process. It’s where you go to relax and unwind, it’s a space that’s completely your own. Your bedroom should be all about you, letting your personality shine through so that the moment you walk into it at the end […]
To celebrate World Sleep Day, we recently asked our lovely Oak Furniture Land customers for their top tips for a good night’s sleep. We loved reading all of the answers! Unsurprisingly it turns out you lot are a wonderful bunch full of great advice, so we didn’t want to keep […]
You’ve read all the tips and tricks on how to sleep better, but somehow you’re still not feeling rested. Instead of just looking at what you should be doing right, sometimes it’s helpful to look at what you’re doing wrong. Here’s are some of the worst sleep robbers you should […]
Getting an early night with a good book is one of life’s greatest pleasures. There’s nothing nicer than curling up under a big fluffy duvet or your favourite chair, with a cup of tea, disappearing off into some far away land. Books can take us on adventures or they can […]
Roughly speaking, we spend 1/3 of our lives in bed. Sleep is one of the most important things we need for our health and there’s little doubt the profound effect it has when we don’t get enough of it. We can’t concentrate, we fall ill more often, we can get […]
Arranging and decorating your bedroom can often be a challenge. It’s more than just a place to sleep, it’s your space to relax and unwind. If you can’t find the right curtains or place for the wardrobe it can be really frustrating. Whether you’re struggling to find the perfect spot […]
I’m working on a new project at home, renovating our attic to create a new master bedroom and en-suite. Now that sounds grander than it actually is, but at least it will be a space for us, away from the hub-bub of the rest of the house, and free from family clutter. Well that’s my hope anyway. Our style is probably quite minimal and contemporary so with that in mind, I’ve been researching a new dressing table area, planning what it will look like and what I need. We’ve not had the space for one before so this is all new to me, so I thought it must be new to others too, and why not share some of my ideas with you.
Everything you read points to sleep as the ultimate restorer. Want to look younger? Get enough sleep. Want to feel better? Get enough sleep. Want to improve learning, problem-solving, pay better attention, be more productive? Get enough sleep. Good for both body and brain, there’s no mistaking it’s vital to get a great night’s sleep to really give your body the time it needs to repair and rejuvenate itself to perform and feel your very best.