Fun City Things to Do on a Staycation
Family Life

Fun City Things to Do on a Staycation

Taking time off to get away from work is the dream many people want.  Unfortunately, although most have unused vacation time available: most of us don’t have the money or time to travel.  Instead, we either bail on our vacation plans altogether or take time off and stay home and watch television.  These don’t have …

The impact of Covid-19 on the property market
Money

The impact of Covid-19 on the property market

It’s been over a year now since we all felt at least some impact from the Covid-19 pandemic. Not only has it impacted on our general health and mental wellbeing, but it’s also bit many of our finances too. Many businesses have been forced to close resulting in job loss or reduced income for millions …

Picking The Right School For Your Child
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Picking The Right School For Your Child

School is a crucial part of your child’s life, and getting them into the right one is a significant issue all parents face. Luckily, the guide below is designed to help make the whole process easier. Keep reading to find out more. Know the options. Number one of the list of things to do when …

How to be more confident this Summer
Health & Wellbeing

How to be more confident this Summer

I am the first to admit that I really lack self-confidence. I think I must suffer from some kind of anxiety if I’m honest. I’m never happy with how I look and I always spend ages over-analysing every single conversation I have with people I don’t know all that well. But, this year, I’m really …

5 Budgeting Tips for Busy Mums
Money

5 Budgeting Tips for Busy Mums

As a family, we’ve been through some really tough times financially. We’re through them now (I hope) but when money was tight, I learnt to budget and I still do the same things now. You never know what’s around the corner, particularly at the moment. We are still in the midst of a global pandemic …

How to deal with toddler tantrums
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How to deal with toddler tantrums

We were doing so well with our two year old, his second birthday came and went and the dreaded terrible twos seemed to have skipped him. What a happy, calm little boy we have we told ourselves. Oh, how wrong we were! Nine months later and the toddler tantrums have hit FULL FORCE! Now I’m …

DIY Home Improvements An Amateur Can Do
Home & Garden

DIY Home Improvements An Amateur Can Do

Many home improvement amateurs can feel put off when it comes to making DIY improvements to their homes. While it’s true that things can be expensive to fix if something goes wrong, you shouldn’t let it put you off. Here, you’ll find DIY improvements that even amateurs can do, as well as some helpful tips. …

Making our homes beautiful starts with the fine details
Home & Garden

Making our homes beautiful starts with the fine details

I love having a beautiful home, with a feminine touch. It’s not always easy doing it, but it’s incredibly worthwhile once we’re done. Having a beautiful space to call our own lifts our moods, improves our wellbeing and makes us more productive. But what people often don’t realise, is how much effort goes into making …

Etsy Christmas Gift Guide for Children
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Etsy Christmas Gift Guide for Children

I love pretty things, and Etsy is full of beautiful, gorgeous gifts, particularly at Christmas. I love that you can find so many alternative gifts on Etsy and I particularly love the children’s gifts. It can be so difficult to buy something for children that’s not focussed on gaming or screen time these days! I …