Making my home lovely on a budget

Do you like to make your home home lovely on a budget The  team at Flamingo Gifts invited me to review some of their fabulous…

Things I learned at Blog Camp

So although I have been blogging a long time (2007!) I still get excited about blogger meet ups and still have much to learn. Blog…

AmiGami Review

I don’t often get my daughter wrong but this time I did. I totally underestimated how much she would like Amigami. To me the just…

Thrifty Blogging Resources

Fabulous and thrifty blogging resources I know of quite a few resources on being frugal that I intend to share with you from time to…

Great map wallpaper for kids

Decorating kids rooms comes with all sorts of challenges; you want to make a space they will really love, but you need to do it…

When I #imagine2030 it is full of kindness

Sightsavers are asking everyone to #Imagine2030 and would love to hear parents perspectives. Why are they doing this? They are doing this because this year,…

The 3 top reasons bloggers should embrace Pinterest

Pinterest is fabulous for everyone  and it is undoubtedly my favourite search engine. I would highly recommend it to bloggers however as one form of…

Summer fashion from Trespass

We have been looking forward to the summer now for quite some time and I excitedly zipped up to the attic a few weeks ago…

Lego Play and a Parenting Confession

Lego play is big in our house. My kids are absolutely huge Lego fans and have been for a long time. My daughter began her…

Preparing for your financial future

How good are you at preparing for your financial future? Sometimes we find it hard to even plan our money for the summer holidays let…

Post Pregnancy Toning

Looking after your self post pregnancy is often the last thing on your mind as you cuddle your new born and try to get to…

Cosy Spring Knits

I love that the sun has started to seep through the grey and the flowers have decided to wake up at last. It just makes…

How to spring clean around kids

It’s that time of year isn’t it. The sofa covers need a good wash and air, cobwebs need tackling and cupboards need bottoming (such a …

The simple way to find quality second hand bargains

What do you think of buying things second hand? I am all for it myself; cheaper prices, you are recycling and a recoup of money…

5 ways to teach children to be responsible about money

I truly believe that a sound financial education starts young. It is very important that children learn to be responsible about money  learn the value…