My name is Maxine and the idea of this blog was born of something that happened to me and with what I think many you will feel identified.

Like many young people, I had lived for several years as a rental. Usually this means living in already furnished flats or, to be more exact, floors with Ikea furniture chosen and placed with more or less taste. But one day, the time came: it was time to buy my own apartment.

Once you’ve chosen the house that will mortgage you forever, the difficult task arrives. To make of that set of rooms a comfortable and practical place in which you love to live….