Celebrating Your Twins’ First Birthday

The first birthday is an exciting event for all parents, no matter whether they are first-time parents or more experienced. But when it comes to twins, there is double the reason to be excited. The truth is that planning a birthday for twins is considerably different to just planning it for a single child. There are a few things that you will need to do markedly differently if you want your twins to enjoy their day. Of course, it is unlikely that they will remember it – but you will probably feel that you want to do something to make… [Read More]

World Poetry Day with Viking

Today is World Poetry Day and I’ve teamed up with Viking to share with you the importance of writing. Viking sent me some arts and crafts products to help inspire me to share the love for literature and artistic writing, but first I wanted to talk to you about why writing is important. We all know that it’s good to get our  creative juices flowing, not only is it good for our brains, it also helps to improve memory and emotional function. I’ve always loved writing. Long before I started using a computer, I would open up a brand new… [Read More]

Cabin Fever Cures

Image from Pixabay Every parent with a newborn, or even toddlers, is at risk of going insane. We’re sorry, but it’s true. You sit in day after day, watching the same episode of a kids program time and again. You have next to no adult conversation. And, the work is endless. But, if you start going insane, how do you think your little ones feel? It gets to the point where you’re desperate them to start school so you can get some life back. But, when the times comes, you’ll miss them like nothing else. So, it’s important to make… [Read More]

Little Gifts to Show your Husband you Care

Pexels After you have children, it can often change the relationship between you and your hubby. After all, you are so busy with the kids that it can be hard to get a minute alone with your other half. But to ensure you keep the love alive, it’s so important to make some time for your husband. And most of all, you need to show him how important he is to you and the kids. In fact, here are some little gifts you can get your husband to show him how much you care. A date night with you It’s… [Read More]

Your 2017 Holiday Hit List!

We’re hurtling towards the summer at a rate of knots, and before we know it, school will be out, and it’ll be time to get packing and head off on holiday. If you’ve not decided where to go for your summer sojourn yet, you’re in luck! Hopefully, this hit list will give you some food for thought. The beach holiday Most families love spending time at the beach. You can chill out, spend quality time together, and most importantly, have loads of fun. When it comes to beach breaks, you have two choices. You can either head off on an… [Read More]

The Rules of Sleep Zone

When you’re not getting enough sleep, you’re not going to function as you should. It really is that simple. It’s estimated we spend up to a third of our lives asleep, which sounds like a huge amount of wasted time. It makes more sense when you think of sleep as a gateway to being able to enjoy the rest of our lives. Sadly, it’s a rarity that sleep is a simple case of laying down, close your eyes and drifting off. We’ve all had nights where we struggle; where we spend countless hours both counting sheep and trying to force… [Read More]

Lessons Your Kids Won’t Learn At School

There are many things that parents have the opportunity to teach their kids. It might be the basics of how to tell time or something simple like how to hoover up properly – the kind of things that most of us can’t even remember never knowing! It’s an interesting process to strip back to childhood and try to find ways to channel the things we feel we just inherently know, now we have to explain them to our kids. While the life lessons you impart to your kids never really have an end, there are a few areas that it’s… [Read More]

Magical Gardens For Kids That Don’t Cost The Earth

The thing about gardening is that no matter how good you are at it, or how much time you devote to it, it can be a pretty expensive endeavour. The price of plants, tools, soil and decorations can all add up. Especially if you have a specific vision of what you want to create for your little ones in mind. But there are some ways to ensure that you get the most fun out for your garden without breaking the bank. Read on to find out more. Getting the basics right The first thing that you need to get sorted… [Read More]

Nightwear and Bag Review from Hunkemöller

Hunkemöller is a fairly new brand to me. I’ve only recently discovered them, but I really enjoy their line of products. Hunkemöller have been creating beautiful lingerie products for over 130 years and lead the market in Northern Europe. They are Europe’s fastest growing lingerie brand, empowering millions of women to be their most beautiful self. The brand caters to all body shapes – customers from an AA to an H cup can find their perfect fitting bra with ‘Sexy Comes In All Shapes’, Hunkemöller’s unique expert fitting consultation. Hunkemöller are passionate about lingerie and fashion and fuse the two… [Read More]

A Mum’s Guide To Cutting Costs When Times Are Tight

When you have a family, life becomes a lot more expensive. Whether you’ve got two children or eight, it can often be a struggle to make ends meet each month. If you’re currently finding it hard to make your money stretch as far as you would like it to, don’t despair because it is possible to make your money go that little bit further, it’s just a case of being smarter with your spending, that’s all. The fact is that parenting really is a costly business – little ones don’t come cheap, that’s for sure. A lot of families struggle… [Read More]