25th November 2021
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Great Music Icon Tours

*Ad-Paid. All opinions are my own. Music has always been a huge part of my life from a very young age. My beloved Nanny introduced me […]
25th November 2021

Put Your Best Face Forward With Wrinkle Softening Injections

*This is a collaborative post. Do you feel that you look five times older than what you are today? In this mechanical and competitive world, it […]
18th November 2021
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Kids Christmas Gift Guide

*AD-Gifted. All Opinions are my own. One of the things I love most about Christmas, is watching Alyssa open her gifts and marvelling at the magic […]
18th November 2021
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Geeks & Gamers Christmas Gift Guide

*Ad-Gifted. All opinions are my own. I was called a geek at school and even as I got into my twenties and it was used towards […]
18th November 2021
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Adults Christmas Gift Guide

*Ad-Gifted. All opinions are my own. A lot of adults tend to lose the magic of Christmas as they grow up. I have to say this […]
17th November 2021
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How to Keep Your Home Office in Optimal Condition

*This is a collaborative post. Working from home can be both liberating and challenging. It’s great to get away from the office, but it also means […]
9th November 2021

4 Ways To Be Helpful And Supportive Of Mums With New Babies

*This is a collaborative Post It is always a joy to welcome new members of our communities. And with the increase in women having children later […]
2nd November 2021
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Believe It or Not: Two Surprising Ways Covid Has Made Us Better Parents

*Ad-Paid. All opinions are my own. Over the past two years, SARS-CoV-2 has taught us many things, but who would have ever thought that we would […]
1st November 2021
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Looking After the Health of Your Family in 5 Easy Steps

*This is a collaborative post. The past months of lockdowns, time spent indoors, and travel restrictions have given us all a better understanding of how important […]
1st November 2021

Best campsites and attractions in Scotland

*Ad-Paid All opinions are my own As the year draws to a close I like to plan ideas for holidays for the coming year. As I […]
25th October 2021
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Science Mad Collection from Trends Review

*Ad – All opinions are my own. Alyssa is constantly asking me these days if we can do a challenge or experiment. School seems to have […]
25th October 2021
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Secret Santa Gift Ideas

*This is a collaborative post. With less than two months to go attention is starting to turn toward that famous December day. A lot of work […]
20th October 2021
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Mr Frosty The Ice Crunchy Maker is BACK | Review

*Ad -Gifted. If you were a kid in the 80s/90s then like me you can probably remember a whole array of toys you had and a […]
18th October 2021
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4 Reasons Why You Should Take a Hiking Vacation

*Ad-Paid. All opinions are my own. A Hiking vacation, hut trips, treks: many people swear by them! Not only because they find hiking and nature so […]
18th October 2021
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10 Ideas How Parents Can Reduce Kids Screen Time

*This is a collaborative post. Today’s children are growing up in the age of technology, where everything is electronic. Smartphones, tablets, laptops and other devices provide […]
7th October 2021

The Importance of Reading with Children

*AD-Paid. All opinions are my own. From a very young age, Alyssa has always had an incredible imagination. Quite honestly at times, it has completely blown […]
28th September 2021
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The Next Challenge: What To Do Now All Your Children Are in School

*This is a collaborative post. It gets to a point when we feel that we almost put out to pasture as a parent. And it happens […]
22nd September 2021
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3 Tips for Managing Kids Clubs

I have been called mad and totally insane and I wholeheartedly agree with that statement when it comes to my daughter and her clubs this year. […]
15th September 2021

Slow Cooker Vegetarian Mexican Burritos Recipe

My family has always had a real love of Mexican food. It lends itself to being very easy to make vegetarian, very easy to make large […]
10th September 2021

Posterlounge: Completing a Home

*AD-Paid. All opinions are my own. When I eventually move into my own home, which I sincerely hope isn’t a lifetime away I know I am […]
10th September 2021
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What Do You Get The Person Who Has Everything?

*This is a collaborative post. People often say that they’re either good at buying gifts or bad at buying gifts. In truth, though, you can’t make […]
4th September 2021

Desenio: Helping to Create a Gallery Wall

*Ad-Paid. All opinions are my own. I love walking into people’s homes and having a nose at how they have decorated. I really don’t think I […]
2nd September 2021
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6 Sports That Can Help You Strengthen Your Bond With Nature

*This is a collaborative post. Strengthen Your Bond With Nature; it has never been as important as it is today. In fact, spending time in nature […]
31st August 2021

Visiting Belfast

*Ad-Paid. All opinions are my own. I have a bit of a thing about accents, always have. Something about someone with a really strong Irish, Scottish, […]
31st August 2021

Amazing Benefits of Using an Oil Diffuser in Your Home

*In collaboration with Emily Jones An oil diffuser is a product that has only increased in popularity over the years and many people name as a […]
29th February 2020
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Slow Cooker Vegetarian Italian Meatballs Recipe

*Ad-Gifted. All opinions are my own. It is still winter so it is legitimately still okay to use the slow cooker for every meal we have. […]
11th December 2019
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Classic Cauliflower Cheese Recipe

For as long as I can remember I have always been in the kitchen. At a very young age I remember going to stay at my […]
12th November 2019

The Foodie’s Gift Guide to Christmas

*Ad – Gifted. All opinions are my own I am a foodie there is no denying it. However, what feels like it has cemented me well […]
16th December 2018

The British Hamper Company Review

Some people are just really hard to buy for, aren’t they? Do you have that one person in your family who either has absolutely everything OR […]
30th November 2018

Tomato Garlic & Mozzarella Filo Tart Recipe

I know we’re in Winter and it’s all about the pies and stews and whacking out the slow cooker but it’s also nice to still have […]
24th November 2018

What to Feed A Vegetarian at Christmas

“So, you’re a vegetarian? What on earth do you eat at Christmas?!?” If I had a pound for every time someone had asked me this,  I’d […]
30th September 2018

What’s For Dinner with A Mr Organic Recipe

During the winter months, thanks to some over-sized adenoids and tonsils, you can pretty much guarantee that from October until April Alyssa is going to be […]
31st July 2018

Meaty Garlic Mushroom Burger Recipe

I’m always on the lookout for bigger and better vegetarian burger recipes especially when places like Mcdonalds still think it is okay to mash frozen vegetables […]
5th January 2018

Syn Free Smoky Black Bean & Corn Burgers

So who felt no need whatsoever to hold back during the Christmas festivities when it came to food and drink?! I’d put my own hand up […]
22nd December 2017

My Christmas Kitchen Wish List

It’s no secret that I love to cook (obviously if you are a regular here you will have seen my kitchen section) and it is no […]