do you have a room you call a "playroom" a spice rack OR a feature wall?

(283 Posts)
MaureenCognito Sat 13-Oct-12 18:10:11

if so: you lose

cornsconkers Sat 13-Oct-12 18:18:02

what is a vision gap? Is it a hole?

schmee Sat 13-Oct-12 18:18:31

What are you supposed to call the playroom if not that?

MaureenCognito Sat 13-Oct-12 18:19:08

lol at brandy - you are veering close to "twigs and pebbly shit"

Vagaceratops Sat 13-Oct-12 18:19:19

We have a junk toy room.

MaureenCognito Sat 13-Oct-12 18:19:42

LEGO ROOM
ossom

Viviennemary Sat 13-Oct-12 18:20:29

Years ago when I was growing up we had a neighbour who used to call her baby daughter's bedroom the nursery. And to add insult to injury it was a tiny tiny room. I've not got a playroom a spice rack or a feature wall. Though I did fancy the idea of a mural in DD's bedroom once. But I think they've gone out of fashion now.

Can we add 'family room' to the list. It makes me feel stabby

Thewidewideworld Sat 13-Oct-12 18:20:39

None of the above but I have a bloody great vase with twigs and fairy lights in the corner of the living room.

Inneedofbrandy Sat 13-Oct-12 18:20:58

I have a pebbly shit with pot purri vase LOL and I don't care <<sticks tongue out>> Draw the line at twigs! I aslo have matching photo frames in the hallway.

ujjayi Sat 13-Oct-12 18:21:06

Hmm. So what should we call a room full of toys, books and games in which the DCs play? It isn't their bedroom, we don't generally hang out in there as we have separate sitting room (in which only books and board games are allowed because I want one room in the house which isn't full of Star Wars tat...so shoot me).

MrsCampbellBlack Sat 13-Oct-12 18:21:43

My kettle is the same colour as my aga - is that ok wink

peggyblackett Sat 13-Oct-12 18:21:49

No, no and no

Inneedofbrandy Sat 13-Oct-12 18:22:13

I would love a play room, it would be full of kids stuff and comfy sofas. Then I would have a parlour for any posh guest who come round LOL and I could escape from the DC!

Thewidewideworld Sat 13-Oct-12 18:22:24

Oh yeh AND a canvas with my children's footprints on it over the living room fireplace.

Am I the biggest loser?

Sariah Sat 13-Oct-12 18:22:27

So what is the proper term for a playroom then or is it just the fact that people have a room that is just used for the kids toys the problem? I have a press full of spices which would probably be easier to find and organise if I had a rack.

MaureenCognito Sat 13-Oct-12 18:22:30

brandy do you have plug ins

* closes eyes and adopts prayer position *

SeveredEdMcDunnough Sat 13-Oct-12 18:22:35

smile

<wins>

MaureenCognito Sat 13-Oct-12 18:22:49

i obv have a SPICE room and a playrack

that gets the mums talking

My kettle is the same colour as my car. Have I taken it too far????

Inneedofbrandy Sat 13-Oct-12 18:24:04

Blurgh hell no they are vile. I do spray a mix of water and fabric conditioner on my rug that is on laminate and curtains. <<luffs the smell of clean washing>>

MaureenCognito Sat 13-Oct-12 18:24:38

you spray your rug?

hmm wink

ggirl Sat 13-Oct-12 18:25:09

hahaha ..@ spiceroom...but do you have a sign in french for it

<< someone tell me the frnech for spice room>>

MrsWolowitz Sat 13-Oct-12 18:25:37

A spice rack is just good sense. Organisation and all that.

I have a feature wall.

I double lose as my playroom is in my <gasp> conservatory.

<eyes spice rack, feature wall and playroom fondly>

Inneedofbrandy Sat 13-Oct-12 18:25:45

Yup the smell stays in it luffly. It's like walking into a lenor bottle every time I come home. grin

MaureenCognito Sat 13-Oct-12 18:25:54

i have S P I C E R O O M spelled out in big letters

and geri halliwell begging to get out

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