How to reduce heat loss from your home

I was interested as a thrifty blogger to be asked to take part in the Everest Thermal campaign which focusses on being aware of how…

How to help your child be more successful at school

There are many differences in the way people parent and we all have different goals for your children don’t we? But wanting our children to…

Good sources of advice for new parents

Oh I don’t know about you but when I had my first child everyone and their sister had advice for me. Do this…do that…buy this…

Skin Care for Summer Comfort

It is a truth universally acknowledged that a woman in possession of a favorite beach bag must be in want of a holiday. But what…

5 speedy bank holiday saving tips

Bank holidays can really trip us up can’t they? We think we have our budget all sorted and along comes a bank holiday. We often…

Worry Eaters

Toys are such a brilliant way to take away a child s worries. Working as s a grief therapist I would often use puppets to…

Zoingo Boingo

Sometimes a new toy comes a long that just really makes me smile. We have had so many giggles over the Zoingo Boingo . My…

How to Renovate Your Family Home Without Breaking the Bank

Most of us have dreamt about creating the perfect family pad, but renovating your home is an expensive business, and reality usually has to take…

Sporty Stories for Sports Relief

  Do you fancy downloading a little book of sporty stories to read to your child? These stories have been written by some fab bloggers:…

Creative Easter

I love to spend time with my kids making things and our kitchen table is well used indeed. Easter is one of my favourite times,…

How to change a child’s name by deed poll

How to change a child’s name Did you know under British law you can change your name or your child’s name as often as you…

Why parents need to play

Why parents need to play “We don’t stop playing because we grow old, we grow old because we stop playing” George Bernard Shaw • 6…

Our sugar free challenge

Health care provider Benenden have  launched a new campaign, Bloggers Vs Sugar it is a sugar free  challenge which a number of bloggers are undertaking,…

Win an Easter Goody bag from Hotel Chocolat

Easter is just round the corner and Spring is in the air. It feels so good to finally be able to say that. this has…

Share your childhood injury story and win a family day out at Go Ape

Scar stories When I was a child I have to say I was pretty uncoordinated and always in a mad rush to learn everything. These…

Ginger and Marmalade Sponge

Between 5th and 13th March Sunrise care home communities are inviting the public to meet their talented chefs, sample their delicious and nutritious food and…

DC Super Hero Girls and a chance to win £100 gift card

Yesterday was International Women’s Day. It got me to thinking about my daughter and her role models. I cam to the conclusion she needs more…

Basic first aid for babies every parent should know

Basic first aid for babies every parent should know First Aid for Babies by Wooden Toy Shop Save

What should new parents look out for in a new home?

What should new parents look out for in a new home? – That is a good question. The act of choosing a new home is…

Why life insurance matters

Is your insurance profile up to date? Because I have to admit, mine isn’t as up to date as it should be. I am actually…