Why Your Living Room Deserves Some Care And Attention

After a busy day at work, we often run in, grab some food and, instead of dining like grown-ups at the dinner table, we go and sit in the living room to eat our noodles. Our living room is often…

Bidvine Review – my search for a professional cleaner

As a busy mum of four, I sometimes feel like there simply isn’t enough time in the day to spend quality time with my children. Questions such as, “mum can you play with us?” are too often answered with “when…

Pharmaton Vitality Capsules Review

I have been struggling a little lately, with low energy levels, so I was very pleased to accept the opportunity to review Pharmaton Vitality Capsules. Last year I struggled with low iron levels and although my iron levels are now…

Dairy Free Style Your Breakfast With Vita Coco Coconut Milk Alternative

I accepted the dairy free style your breakfast challenge, with Vita Coco Coconut alternative, with a little bit of trepidation and a great deal of curiosity! I have used milk alternatives in the past, with varying amounts of success. I…

Today my eldest son starts his GCSE exams!

When I first started writing this blog back in 2009, my intention for it was to create an online diary of my families life. In 2009 my eldest son was 8 years old, he has now turned 16 and today is the…

Importance of Happy, Outdoor Play and Turning tears into Smiles with Elastoplast

The importance of happy outdoor play is essential for the well being of children and adults alike. Out door play enables children to connect with their environment and gives the freedom and space to develop gross motor skills. Running, jumping,…

At what age does it become “Geeky”, “swotty” or boring to be …

At what age does it become “Geeky”, “swotty” or boring to be academically bright? More to the point, why does it happen? In my own experience it seemed to occur around my sons’ seventh birthday, which incidentally links in with…

A cautionary bunny tale – why a pet rabbit isn’t always the …

As a young child my best friend had a pet rabbit. Actually she must have had at least two because they had babies – lots of them. They were all cute, gentle and friendly. How lovely they were observed through…

Blog Tour: Alice @K_L_Loveley @emmamitchellfpr #bookreview

Today it’s my turn to join in with the blog tour promoting the fabulous new book titled  “Alice” by author K L Loveley. Giveaway! One lucky person will win the following #GoodieBag!! Signed copy of Alice ‘Mindfulness for the frazzled’…

How To Grow a Magical, Living Bean Tent

How To Grow a Magical, Living Bean Tent My twin’s returned home from school just before Easter proudly clutching (or battling with!) a runner bean plant that had grown to triffid proportions. Swiftly transported to the conservatory windowsill, they have…

Indy Luxe makeup brushes – how gorgeous are these!

I am very excited to have discovered these gorgeous makeup brush sets. Which one to choose though? Perhaps I should get both, the pink unicorn set are perfect for holidays and lets face it, who can resist anything with “unicorn”…