Author: Amy

Birthday Gifts For Her Birthday Gifts For Her

                                                                                                                                                                                             Picture If you are in need of  some great gift ideas for your sister, daughter, best friend or even your own Mom, don’t worry, help is at hand! Here are some of the cutest gifts a girl could receive. Do It Yourself If you like to get creative, then have a go...

Sweet Potato: A Jack Of All Recipes

  Sweet potatoes are one of the only genuine all-rounder ingredients in your pantry. For some reason yet to be discovered, they have an uncanny ability to work in practically any dish. They’re equally at home in things like stews as they are in desserts, which makes them pretty unique.   As you might imagine,...

Simple Things you can do to Make the World a Happier Place

Photo from   “Be the change you wish to see in the world,” can feel like an unrealistic task in today’s world. Every time we turn on the telly or read the news we are bombarded with stories of scandal and environmental negligence, another war, and even more famine. We can sometimes feel as though...

Overcome Hot Summers Without Using Your Air Conditioner

  With summer on its way, it’s time to start focusing on how we can beat the inevitable heat without splashing too much cash on home improvements and expensive electricity bills. Far too many people simply turn on their air conditioner without too much worry in order to cool down their homes, but it doesn’t...

The Cost Of Moving Home

  Home is where the heart is. That is true! Our homes are where the best memories in life are created. Nothing can change that. However, we do have a tendency to move to and from house to house. Families and people move homes for many reasons. Some move for financial benefit, others move for...

Preparing Your Kids For Their First Dental Visit!

  It’s a big milestone in their lives! It’s their first dental visit, but how do you get your little ones to be prepared without scaring the life out of them? Read on for our easy to follow guide. Picture link   Talk to them about it   First, all it’s important that you talk...

Tips to Help Your Makeup Last All Night

Image source Sick and tired of having to pop to the bathroom to touch up your makeup on a night out? Want your makeup to look as good at midnight as it did at noon? Check out these tried and tested tips to help your makeup last all night:   Apply a Moisturizer   Before...

The Sustainable Momma: Going Green for Your Baby!

Pixabay   Going green is great for loads of reasons – but one that isn’t spoken of as much as it should be is the fact that it has loads of benefits for your new baby. Of course, it can be hard to think about the environment when you’re busy with motherhood. Here’s a guide...

Are You Really Ready For The New Arrival?

  You might already be taking your vitamins, you might have your birth plan ready, and you might be attending all your maternity classes. You feel ready (or as ready as anyone can be) to be a mom. But once that baby arrives, all those plans are going to become a lot more troublesome when...

Four Clever Hacks To Make Life as a Mom a Little Bit Easier

    Ever since social media (Pinterest in particular) has graced our online lives, it can seem like a day doesn’t pass without thinking to ourselves ‘how didn’t I think of that?’ There are so many creative goddesses out there, as well as craft queens, and supermoms out there that are willing to share some...

How to Host the Best Afternoon Tea Party

    The afternoon tea party has been a staple in British culture for as long as time itself (okay, maybe not that long). It has long been a symbol of ‘elegance’ and ‘high class’. It has long been a pastime enjoyed by women. But just because there are traditions in place, it doesn’t mean...

Becoming The Financial Head Your Family Needs

  Being the head of a family can be tough enough. Making sure everyone is healthy and happy sounds pleasant, but the nitty-gritty of it is anything but. When you add money to the mix, it gets even harder. But it’s a responsibility you’re going to have to bear. So, what do you need to...