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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How to Fit Wellness into a Busy Schedule

*This is a collaborative post. Wellness is an important factor in our lives, but it is frequently disregarded for something else. Whether a busy work schedule […]
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 […]
24th August 2021
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Strengthen Your Bond With Your Partner in 6 Simple Steps

*This is a collaborative post. The relationship you have with your loved one is bound to change drastically over time. You can’t expect the honeymoon period […]
24th August 2021
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Staying In Your Own Home

*This is a collaborative post. Although I am young and fit and healthy I do often concern myself with what the future holds. One of the […]
24th August 2021
a grey brick wall and in front is a brown leather case with a blue scar and dslr camera on top

Choosing To Cruise

*This is a collaborative post. I have friends that have taken cruise ship holidays and enjoyed the whole experience. I also have friends that would not […]
16th August 2021
a house

6 Ways to Avoid Buyer’s Remorse After Buying A House

*This is a collaborative post. In a July 2021 survey, 68% of homebuyers in the UK admitted feeling a great deal of remorse after buying their […]
2nd August 2021

Buying a caravan or motorhome from Wandahome

*Ad-Paid. All opinions are my own. With the current state of the world and the changes to the world going forward in the next few years, […]
29th July 2021

Why You Should Keep Your Own Chickens

*This is a collaborative post. Keeping chickens in the garden has become increasingly popular over the last few years. Some people wouldn’t consider chickens to be […]
29th July 2021

Tips For Helping Your Kids Look After Their Teeth

*This is a collaborative post Helping your kids look after their teeth can be a challenging ordeal.  In the morning, their tempers can be foul, and […]
27th July 2021

3 Embarrassing Ailments and How to Treat Them at Home

*This is a collaborative post. As we make our way through life, there will undoubtedly be times when we feel embarrassed about certain things. While it […]
23rd July 2021
blog laptop open but off in the background on a desk with a bunch of yellow and red flowers in focus at front of picture. Photo shot from above

Creative Ways To Represent Your Brand

*This is a collaborative post. Advertising and brand recognition are essential to your product’s continuation. When consumers automatically associate a specific font, shape, or colour scheme […]
20th March 2020
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How to Plan Lessons for Home

I am not a home-educator, let me make that clear. I was tempted but knew that going to school was the right thing for my daughter. […]
29th January 2020
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Tips on How to Start Blogging!

2020 Addition: It is scary to think that I actually wrote this blog post more than 4 years ago and yet here we are, 4 years […]
27th January 2020
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Make Your Online Shopping More Eco-Friendly

*Ad-Paid. All opinions are my own. Online shopping has changed the way we shop, offering masses of stores at the click of a button. In the […]
13th January 2020

5 Quick & Easy Back Drop Tips for Instagram Photos

*Ad-Paid. All opinions are my own. Let me start off by saying that I am by no means an expert when it comes to taking photos. […]
3rd December 2019
alyssa looking up at the sky

How to Introduce Your New Partner

Life never works out the way that we think it will… well for some of us anyway. I don’t know about you but I had it […]
29th November 2019

The Harry Potter Gift Guide

*Items in this guide were sent for the purposes of this review – all opinions are our own. I can remember the first time I came […]
28th November 2019

Disney On Ice | A Review

*Ad-Gifted. All opinions are my own. I have always loved Disney. I cannot remember a time when I didn’t in all honesty. It’s the stories, it’s […]
15th November 2019
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The Dream Pillow | Promoting Good Dreams

*Ad – Gifted. All opinions are our own. I have never made a secret of the fact that we have always struggled with Alyssa’s sleep. Right […]
16th October 2019
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What I Learnt Going Self-Employed

*Ad – Paid. All opinions are my own. Starting your own business and going self-employed is scary…believe me I know. I did it 3 months post […]
1st July 2019
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How To Choose An Event Venue

This is a partnered post. Whether an event is successful or not all depends on how well the occasion has been organised and planned. The chief […]