A Last Minute Christmas Can Still Be A Cracking One

Christmas has a habit of sneaking up every year. If you’re a little behind on the Christmas band wagon this year, you’ve come to the right place. It can be scary if you haven’t considered preparations or presents at this stage, but you still have time. The trick is to stay calm and think through what you need to do.…

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Digital Marketing Strategies that can Help your Business Grow

Today I’m sharing with you some digital marketing strategies that can help your business or in my case helped me to grow my blog. It takes time and lots of effort to build up a blog/business and it certainly won’t happen overnight. Here is my little story of how I’m growing my blog. I started my blog over 21 months…

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The Ultimate Christmas Cake Recipe

Over the past few years I have gotten into making my very own Christmas cakes. Last year I made one. This year I’m attempting two! I always use the same easy Christmas cake recipe. I’m not sure how I came about it. I think over the years I have added my own bits to it. Now it really is the…

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Shopping for Wide Fit Shoes

I have always had large wide feet. When I left Primary School my feet were a size 6. It wasn’t much fun. All my friends had cool shoes but mine were just big and clumpy. Now I’m a size 9. It’s not much fun as an adult trying to find shoes that fit either.  Most high street shops stop at…

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The Perfect Lazy Night in with Soreen

I love this time of year. A Lazy night in is exactly what you need after a busy day at work. With the dark evenings and cold weather, tucked up in front of the TV is just perfect. Now if you are like me I must have snacks while I’m watching TV especially if it’s a great film! The perfect…

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Things To Consider Before Buying A Pet

Christmas is coming and we’re all racking our brains about what we can get our children, partner and family. Pets always prove popular gifts, especially to the children. But there are many things we need to consider before parting with cash. Space If you’re buying a dog it needs to have a good amount of space. Of course, it depends…

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Wait! Don’t Shop Online Before You Do This

Shopping online can be one of the most convenient ways to buy things. Whether you’re doing your food shop or buying Christmas presents, there’s absolutely no need to leave the comfort of your own home. But you shouldn’t shop online until you’ve read this first. Take a look… Read Reviews Before you buy anything online, make sure you read reviews.…

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6 Popular Engagement Ring Styles

Are you ready to start shopping for an engagement ring? Maybe the settings have you confused? Before you start shopping, here are a few engagement ring settings worth knowing about. Image by VintageLondonDiamonds via Flickr Solitaire and Prong Settings A prong setting is the most popular and classic setting for an engagement ring. The prong is the tiny metal claw…

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Christmas Gift Idea: Custom iPhone Case

Everyone nowadays has a mobile phone, and most of us love to customize them with different skins and cases. For a little pre-Christmas treat for myself I designed a custom iPhone case for my new iPhone 6s from CaseApp. I think they make the perfect gift. Especially if you have someone in mind who is a little tricky to buy…

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Some Careers In Mind For The Book Lovers Out There

It’s the dream of many, many people who are as rabid about books as I am. Working with something you’re passionate about is an easy recipe for a job that you love. When it comes to working with books, there are a few ways to go about that. In this post, we’ll look at some careers that book lovers should…

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Christmas Decorating: My Work Space

December is here! Yes, we are well and truly into the Christmas season now. My favourite time of year. For a few weeks now I’ve been itching to dig out the decorations and get the tree up. But for now the tree will have to wait until the weekend. It hasn’t stopped me doing a some Christmas decorating in my…

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New Mum Stories: Everyday Young Mum

Hello and welcome back to New Mum Stories. This week we have the lovely Jade from Everyday Young Mum. Jade shares with us her story on her son’s weight gain. Over to you Jade……   Baby weight gain At 5 weeks I was told that Cohen’s weight was progressing like they wanted it to. Instead of him following a centile…

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Top Tips to Ensure your Home is Safe for your Toddler

Making your home safe for your beloved little ones (something a genius parent aptly titled ‘toddlerproofing’) can sometimes seem like an endless task. Just when you’re sure that you have all grounds covered, something else ends up being a problem and you’re running to the first aid box for the third time in a week yet again. According to Safe…

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