Autumn Wonderland

Just before all the beautiful autumn colours change into the greys we are used to for the winter period, we set out for an afternoon of exploring one of my favorite places in Leicestershire, Bradgate&...

Kitchen Table Business Idea: Become a Blogger

More and more mums are turning to blogging, and many are making money from it too. If you’d like to become a mum blogger, get products to review and receive payments for sponsored posts, read on: Ma...

Family Friendly Destinations to Visit in the UK

Are you already thinking about planning some family trips next year but not sure where to go? Here in the UK, we are very lucky to have some amazing family friendly destinations to visit and here are ...

Your First Aid Checklist for the Home

One of the main items you need to have in your home, especially when you it is a family home is a well stocked first aid box. If you are like me and are wanting to create your own rather than buy a re...

Healthier air in your home

There is nothing worse than inviting friends over for dinner only to have them comment on the damp smell which even your roast chicken cannot cover up. To be the hostess with the moistest this Christm...

#TheGallery: Being a parent

Being a parent has changed throughout the course of my children’s lives. from their needs as a baby, through the toddler years and we are currently in the tween and teen years. The years we are ...

How to shop safely online this Christmas

What did we do before internet shopping? In those dark days we would have to face the shopping crowds in the run up to the big day, carrying endless bags and trying to negotiate icy pavements. Luckily...

Fridge Watch: What shouldn’t be kept in there

I read an article in Woman and Home recently and they listed all the food you shouldn’t keep in your fridge and I think there was only 2 of these items that I didn’t actually keep in my fr...

Competition: 3 Earth to Echo DVD’s to win

We have an annual Christmas ritual where we buy the children a DVD to watch over the holiday period. Every year it is getting harder to find a film that will suit all three, with a teen, tween and nea...