Goodbye 2018 and Hello 2019

2018 started off being a great year. I was looking forward to our second daughter arriving in the Spring. My blog was doing well, and I only had a few more weeks of work before I started my maternity leave.  But my dad was getting sicker and weaker. You see my dad was a very special person. When he was…

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My Year – Looking back over 2018

Well where do I start? Looking back over 2018 it was a fantastic year on the blog. Up to the point of writing this I’ve had over 143,000 page views this year, and over 18,000 social media followers. With over 10,000 on Twitter alone. I’m chuffed to bits with these stats, and appreciate every follow and page view. Thank you.…

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Here’s How You Make Your Home Move Less Stressful

If you are moving house then you will understand how stressful this can be. After all, you don’t just have to wait to move everything out, you also have to work with the buyer to make sure that they can move everything in properly as well. If you are having a hard time doing this then you may feel overwhelmed…

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Baby Gift-Buying Guide 101: What Parents Are Wishing You Brought

The fact of the matter is, parents will be thinking way ahead for their little one’s arrival into the world. They will have covered most bases so as a friend or loved one, you want to show you are putting some real thought behind your gift. When trying to think about what parents really want for baby shower gifts, this…

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5 Steps to Take If You Want to Protect Yourself from Uninsured Drivers

Do you know how to protect yourself against uninsured drivers? For drivers, there are plenty of possible situations in which you might find yourself that range from inconvenient to dangerous. There’s bad weather, flat tires, mechanical failure of various kinds, and then there are uninsured drivers. You will never be able to tell if the driver next to you on…

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5 Better Ways to Take Care of Your Skin with Natural Methods

Finding reliable ways to boost your skin texture is not easy. But finding products that aren’t packed with chemicals that could cause a host of unpleasant and unwanted side effects is even more difficult. How to get glowing skin naturally is like the holy grail. But skin-care enthusiasts rejoice because there are several natural methods to get healthy, youthful-looking, glowing…

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10 Facts and Benefits of Choosing a Prefab Home

Real estate can be a wonderful investment – or it can be a money pit. When it comes to buying a house, there’s no guarantee either way, and the price of homes has escalated to almost impossible costs, depending on where you choose to live. With the uncertainty that takes place in the real estate market on a regular basis,…

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Breaking out of the Side Hustle Mentality

Side hustles are a fantastic way to earn a bit of money on the side and also enhance your career. This is especially true if you’re able to land a gig doing something that is relevant to your interests or even your current career path. For instance, if you’re a computer programmer and you have a side hustle helping people…

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Get fit easily: seamlessly adding cycling to your daily routine

There’re just not enough hours in the day, it seems. Between getting to and from work, to the working day itself, getting home, cooking tea, doing some housework, catching up on the latest episode of your favourite show so no one in the office can spoil it for you…our time is a precious thing! With so many plates spinning, as…

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The City of Second Chances by Jane Lacey-Crane

Today It’s my turn to be on the blog tour for The City of Second Chances by Jane Lacey-Crane. You can read on for my review and then you have the chance to win 1 of 2 ebook copies for yourself. Book Description She’s already met The One, it was just that Mr Right came along at the wrong time….…

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Thank You To My Midwives

Eight months on, I’m now beginning to look back and reflect on the birth of my second daughter. The support my midwives gave me throughout my pregnancy was second to none. My dad was battling cancer throughout my pregnancy and sadly he passed away three days before I gave birth. This post is to say thank you to my midwives,…

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5 Tips On Creating A Child Friendly Garden

As my toddler gets older she is loving the outdoors more than ever. This Summer the weather was amazing and she was outside before 9 am most days and didn’t come in until nearly bedtime. I have made sure that the garden is a child friendly garden by following these tips. Of course I’m sure you have your own tips,…

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How to Avoid Moving Nightmares

Precautions You Must Take to Make Sure Your Prized Possessions Don’t Get Damaged Moving to your dream home can be such a cocktail of excitement and stress. It’s so positive to be moving into the next chapter of your life but getting there with everyone in your family and everything you own is a whole different ball game. After all,…

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