Will You Be Celebrating New Year’s Eve With fireworks?

I know it’s not quite Christmas yet, so New Year’s Eve may still seem a while away. But in fact its less than 2 weeks away! A lot of people celebrate seeing the New Year in with fireworks. But are you aware of the dangers associated with fireworks? The NCC Home Learning website has produced a quiz to help you…

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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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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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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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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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How To Indulge In Your Perfect Wedding Day

It’s hard to know what exactly you should splash out on for your wedding day. We all have different priorities – so here are five things you could choose to indulge in for your big day… Your Food Image source If you’re a foodie, then no question this is what you’ll probably be focusing on. Maybe you want a sit…

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How to improve your credit score

It’s difficult to really get too excited when you think about debt. It’s not something anyone consciously aspires towards, and some of the statistics relating to debt in the UK are pretty frightening. But one also has to work past natural stigmas and prejudices to consider the two different kinds of debt: constructive and ruinous. And the former is one…

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How Do We View Old Age?

Growing up my dad was always older then all my friends dads, but I never viewed him as old. In fact he’s more young at heart than my mum who is a lot younger than him. He says “you are as old as you feel”. But as a society how do we view old age? People nowadays are so much…

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How to find Baby Photography Services in your Local Area

I have been a bit slow on the uptake with having professional photographs taken of baby girl. I know it’s bad of me. She is only a baby once. But we do have zillions of our own photos and videos. So I have been on the hunt, looking for local service professionals in Baby photography. There is a great site called…

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A Christmas Wish: Items for the Home

Here is another installment of items for my Christmas Wish List. You can pop back and read my other wish lists here for a coffee machine and a subscription box. But on this list are items for the home. I’m a homely person and wouldn’t want to be anywhere else. I love the comfort and style of things around my home.…

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What are the Benefits of Online Shopping?

Do you love to shop online? Now that Christmas is only a few weeks away it’s time to start thing about your Christmas shopping. That’s if you like to be organised. I know people that are completely last minute shoppers and wonder why there is nothing left that they want! I do have a Women’s and Babie’s & Kid’s gift…

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A Christmas Wish: Subscription Boxes

A couple of weeks back I started on a Christmas Wish List. My first thing on the list was a coffee machine. Recently I have been hearing about various subscription boxes that you can buy. Nowadays there are subscription boxes for everything! So for my second Christmas Wish I’m going for a subscription box.

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