Yearly Archives: 2023


Essential Tips for Improving Senior Health and Well-Being

Aging is a natural part of life, but it doesn’t have to mean declining health and well-being. As we age, our bodies and minds may undergo changes, making us more susceptible to specific health issues. However, there are steps that seniors can take to improve their overall health and well-being, allowing them to maintain an active and fulfilling lifestyle. This guide will explore essential tips for seniors to improve their health and well-being.


Parent’s Guide: How to Support Your Teen During Revision and Exams

Recognising the intense demands of revision and exams put upon your teen is key to your role as a supportive parent. It’s more than the exams; it’s the buildup, the stress, and the high expectations that weigh heavily on them. As a parent, you might find yourself equally anxious, concerned about their future, and eager to help them thrive. Showing empathy towards the effort and obstacles your teen endures conveys your deep understanding and unwavering support. This empathetic approach is crucial in boosting their morale and helping them cope with the demands of studying and testing. Your presence and encouragement provide a steadfast base, empowering them to excel and navigate these […]


Setting up a Work from Home Office in a Teens Bedroom

Setting up a Work from Home Office in a Teens Bedroom is a paid collaborative post with Office Furniture Online. This September Maxi decided rather than go to University he would embark on a degree apprenticeship with a multi-national firm. This was somewhat unexpected and then he told us that his role was hybrid which translated means working from the office and home working. So in very little time, we had to transform his teenage bedroom into an office set-up that would enable him to be productive but also remain comfortable during his working day.


The Ultimate Affordable Gift for 5-year-olds to 9-year-olds 18

The Ultimate Affordable Gift for 5-year-olds to 9-year-olds is a paid collaboration with Banjo Robinson. Buying a good gift for children can be a real challenge, buying one that is affordable, fun, educational and engaging all year round sounds pretty much impossible doesn’t it? Especially when you don’t want to add to the pile of “stuff” that kids often have nowadays. So let me introduce you to the ultimate affordable gift for 5-year-olds to 9-year-olds and even better it is perfectly unisex and gives something every month of the year from £2 a month. Meet Banjo Robinson, the globe-trotting cat that will send a letter and activity pack to the child […]


DIY Snow Globe Candle Topper – Anthropology Dupe

Want an Anthropology Candle topped with a Snow Globe? I did, but I couldn’t justify the price, especially when I knew I could make DIY snow globe candle topper and have fun while making it. Plus I had a couple of days booked to spend with a friend so we decided to make a go at making our own and we were delighted with the results.


Boosting Parenthood: The Power of Supplements for Health and Wellness

The journey of parenthood is undoubtedly one of life’s most rewarding experiences, but it’s also a journey that demands resilience, energy, and optimal health. Amid the chaos of parenting, it’s easy for self-care to take a backseat. However, prioritizing your health is not just an act of self-love; it’s an essential aspect of providing the best care for your family. In this comprehensive guide, we’ll delve deeper into the profound impact of supplements on health and wellness, offering insights into their benefits, guidance on choosing the right ones, and setting realistic expectations for a healthier, more energized you.


The Top 5 Unusual House Plants to Bring Your Home to Life

Plants are having a moment. Since having to spend most of our time indoors during lockdown, it seems almost everyone has a new-found appreciation for houseplants. You only need to take a quick look at Instagram or TikTok to see just how popular indoor plants have become. From new plant parents to seasoned indoor gardeners, everyone is sharing their plant journey with followers.


How to Organise a Winter Birthday Party for your Child

Celebrating a child’s birthday is always a time of great excitement, both for the little one, who eagerly awaits this day and for his or her parents, who love to unleash their imagination in order to create an unforgettable party for everyone.During the summer, this can often be easier. A garden, a terrace, a veranda, the park or the beach are all perfect locations to let the little ones run around and invent lots of fun games, perhaps even a pool party or a water slider.


Road Schooling Adventures: How to Educate Your Kids While Travelling in a Campervan

Road schooling, a captivating blend of homeschooling and travel, has gained popularity among families seeking to provide their children with a unique and enriching educational experience. As the name suggests, road schooling involves educating kids while travelling, often in a campervan or RV. This innovative approach to learning allows families to explore the world while embracing the opportunity to foster their children’s growth and knowledge.


Fingerprint Christmas Lights Craft – A dishwasher-safe plate

This fingerprint Christmas light craft – a dishwasher-safe plate has been inspired by one of our most popular posts our Fingerprint Christmas Tree Ornament and a plate for Father Christmas that I painted for the boys’ first Christmas in our home. That plate has survived being in the dishwasher over the years as have our Reindeer Fingerprint Mugs so I wanted to make another Christmas keepsake that the whole family can get involved in.


Why a Cruise is a Great Holiday if you have Teenagers

Why a Cruise is a Great Holiday if You Have Teenagers is a paid collaborative post with Cruise118. Finding a family holiday that accommodates all of the family is really challenging, doubly so if you have kids of different ages or teenagers. Trust me I have been there and so many people keep telling me that a Caribbean cruise is a great holiday if you have teenagers.


How to Decorate Home with Christmas Lights: Easy and Festive Ideas

The twinkling glow of Christmas lights can transform any space into a winter wonderland, and if you’re looking for easy and festive ideas on how to decorate home with Christmas lights, you’ve come to the right place! From cozy indoor spaces to dazzling outdoor displays, we’ve got your Christmas light decorating needs covered. Ready to illuminate your home with warmth and cheer? Let’s get started! Ps you can find lights at CTD for this holiday season.


How to choose the perfect cutlery set

Aside from phones, what do we pick up or use more than cutlery? I doubt that such material exists. Since kitchen utensils are among the most used, it is only right that effort is given to picking the perfect cutlery set. While they ought to be appealing to the eyes, they shouldn’t err on functionality. There are a lot of factors to look at in choosing a cutlery set. This post covers that. It is a great read for mums, aspiring chefs and food enthusiasts.