Why Every Mum Needs ‘Me Time

Why Every Mum Needs ‘Me Time Being a mum is great, of course, but there is one downside. Busyness!  We’re sure you’ll agree, especially if you’re a parent yourself.  From the moment your children wake up to the moment they go to bed, you will be at their beck of call for much of the day. From cleaning up after them to managing their school drop-offs, you will be a busy bee indeed with very little time to yourself. This […]

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Love Yourself!

Love Yourself! Love Yourself thin, happy, healthy… Whatever floats your boat. We just need to be kinder to ourselves in every way, stop punishing and start nurturing and we need that to begin at home. Before we can achieve the body goals we desire we first need to be comfortable in our own skin and I think this message is loud and clear in today’s society whereas when I was younger, growing up, we weren’t told that being confident starts […]

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A Memorial Slideshow As a Way to Honor Your Loved One

A Memorial Slideshow As a Way to Honor Your Loved One Losing a loved one always hurts. There are numerous ways to cope with the pain, and creating a memorial slideshow is one of them. Such tribute videos are a great means to not only process the grief but, most importantly, to honor the fulfilling and adventurous life your friend or family member had.  But since a slideshow for a funeral is a very delicate matter, certain rules apply to […]

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Baby Photo Collage: Funny Ideas & Easy Guide

Baby Photo Collage: Funny Ideas & Easy Guide When your baby is growing, it’s nearly impossible to keep from snapping thousands of pictures every day. New parents try to chronicle their little one’s every milestone and achievement. Well, since you probably have quite a photo archive by now, it’s high time to see it beautifully organized. And what better way to do that than with baby photo collages. Just imagine – pictures of your child arranged against a beautiful background […]

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CAT Toys!

CAT Toys! I rarely say yes to toy reviews these days so when I do it’s for something very social that I couldn’t resist. It was one of these yes days when I agreed to have a play with and report back on our thoughts for the new range of CAT toys – I knew they’d be a hit with Raffie and I wanted to see how he played with them; would he use the trucks for their primary purpose […]

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4 Gifts To Send A New Mummy ( That Aren’t Baby Grows)

4 Gifts To Send A New Mummy ( That Aren’t Baby Grows) Now, don’t get me wrong, babygrows are all well and good. After all, the more you have the less laundry you will need to do. However, when you become a mum everything is really focused on the baby, and well, it can feel as if you get a little bit lost in the mix. The good thing is that a thoughtful gift or two designed with mum in […]

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How did the online estate agents fare during Covid-19?

How did the online estate agents fare during Covid-19? When the initial Covid-19 lockdown period began in March 2020, the property industry effectively ground to a halt from 23 March – 13 May 2020 amidst predictions of a 10% decline in house prices and an industry wide crisis with house sales falling by 90% from early March to the end of April 2020. Those affected included estate agents, developers, contractors, removals companies, surveyors and many more businesses who are part […]

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Holidaying in a Bailey of Bristol 6 berth motorhome

Holidaying in a Bailey of Bristol 6 berth motorhome With the easing of lockdown last summer allowing a little bit of travel within the UK but not permitting holidays abroad, staycationing had never been more popular. Cottages, hotels, Air BnB’s and practically all bookable places to stay were snapped up within days and it was slim pickings for a trip away from home if you hadn’t been quick off the mark. As if the availability hadn’t made things hard enough […]

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SnapWatch – The Happy Snappy Way To Tell The Time

SnapWatch – The Happy Snappy Way To Tell The Time! My boys are both very into the idea of having a watch but I wouldn’t say either one of them copes particularly well with a watch. Jimmy has one with a step counter on it but he finds it hard to do the strap up meaning he leaves it off most of the time and Raffie hasn’t yet been old enough (or with big enough wrists) to find one perfect […]

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Your ChocFace Or Mine?!

Your ChocFace Or Mine?! Lockdown has proven we have hade to get creative when it comes to celebrating – from parties (thank you Facebook Portal for your many family quiz night allowances), to entertainment (we had an army themed day for Jimmy’s 8th birthday which was amazing), to gifting (let’s face it, no shops and we have HAD to shop on line). And for the large part we have realised we can do it, we don’t HAVE to go to […]

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