Author: Amy

Satisfying Your Material Desires

A lot of people love to perform DIY on their home. Doing this work yourself adds a great deal of character to your home, making it feel as though it is truly unique to you. But, when it comes to moving away from flat packs and other easy options, a lot of people start to...

Let’s Talk About Talking – The Best Kind Of Therapy?

Today we’re going to talk about talking. Whether you consider yourself to be a big talker or not, it’s important to understand just how beneficial it can be for emotional issues such as stress and anxiety. Have you ever felt so stressed or anxious about something that it was almost like you lived in your...

Weird And Wonderful Hacks For Sleeping This Summer

Image source   To list all the reasons we love summer would be to write a book longer than the Lord Of The Rings trilogy. However, for all its goodness, it isn’t perfect. There are still a few issues we have that we wouldn’t mind the universe ironing out for us. Mosquitos are one. Wasps...

Don’t Get into Debt When You Need Money in an Emergency

  Image source www.ccPixs.com No matter how hard you try to save money for a rainy day, there are still times when you can be caught off-guard. That rainy day might come around a lot sooner than you expected or you might have more than one emergency in a short period of time, preventing you from...

The Benefits of Decluttering Your Home

Image source Minimalism and the process of cluttering one’s home is big news right now. There are even best -selling books based solely on telling you how to get rid of your stuff, which does seem to defeat the object of living with less somewhat!   If you’re wondering why this might be and why...

When Kids Fall Ill – Your Survival Guide

  There is nothing more worrying for a parent than a poorly child. Even a snuffle can fill you with dread. As so many of us have work commitments, it can be really difficult to have to make the decision to go to work or lose a day of pay. But when your child is...

The Healthiest Financial Behaviors

  We all want to know that our financial futures are as secure and as safe as possible. Yet it can often be surprisingly difficult ensuring that this is the case. If you find that you are frequently living paycheck to paycheck, then you might want to take the time to step back and look...

Sick of Your Bills Blowing The Budget Each Month?

Linked from here   Running a home is expensive, and as the person in control of the purse strings you will know how stressful it can be month to month just making ends meet. The trick is, whether you earn a little money or a lot, to make use of what you have and ensuring...

Backyard Looking Tired? Create An Outdoor Haven For Your Family

  Your outside space can sometimes be last on the list when it comes to renovation and change. However, as soon as the sunny summer months hit you; all your kids and the rest of the family want to do is hang out outside, enjoy a BBQ or two, and appreciate the warm weather. Therefore,...

Dream Homes: Things To Consider At The Planning Stage

Lots of families like the idea of living in their dream home. The issue is that it’s hard to find properties on the market that meet all their requirements. For that reason, some people will consider building a house rather than buying. It might seem like an expensive move, but in many instances constructing a...

Trying New Trends: Easy Ways To Switch Up Your Interiors

Has it been a while since you changed the decor in your home? Are you tired of trawling through Pinterest pages or glossy magazines and wishing you had a home worth showing off? Or have you been inspired to carry out a mini makeover by the stunning images you’ve seen? If your decor is dated...

Fund Your Next Family Holiday By Cutting Out These 7 Costs

  You can scrimp and save money virtually everywhere, but the real money is saved by…simply not spending money. If you’re looking at your family’s holiday fund and don’t like what you see, it might be time have a re-think about where your money is going. If you adopt a more hands-on approach to your...