Author: Amy

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...

Why Is Going Green Such a Big Deal?

  Something that your kids might be telling you thanks to their school lessons is the idea of going green. You might also hear it from your neighbours or see it online all the time. It might even be invading your television with adverts about being environmentally friendly, and you probably do a few of...

Party Panic? Don’t Worry, We’ve Got You Covered

  Planning to host a party soon? Perhaps you’ve been neglecting certain things, or maybe you just don’t have a plan yet. Maybe you’ve left it to the last minute and now you’re in a state of panic, or you could just have no idea what you’re doing. Don’t worry. Planning a party can be...

It’s Gardening Season!

  It might have felt like it was never going to happen, but the summer is finally upon us! After months of miserable, cold weather, the sun is out, and the air is getting warmer. For some people, this means that it’s time to hit the beach, while others will spend their days indoors with...

The Ins And Outs Of Insurance: Is Your Family Covered?

  Insurance may not be the most exhilarating of conversation topics, but it’s important to be aware of the importance of being covered. Most of us don’t think twice about insuring our cars, but what about our homes, our health, and our children’s future? If you don’t already have these insurance policies, it may be...

The Ultimate Guide To A Hassle-Free Move

  Moving house is one of the toughest personal projects anyone will have to deal with as an adult. Sure, you may have fallen head over heels in love with the place you’re moving to, but actually getting your whole family and everything you own from A to B is a sure-fire recipe for a...

Digital PA: Best Apps To Organize The Whole Family

  It’s not easy staying on top of your own to-do list, never mind when you try to factor in the schedules of everyone else in your family. One kid has soccer practice, another has a flute recital, you have an important meeting, and your spouse has to give a presentation. How will you manage...

And, Breath Out… Ahhhh!

  In the modern world, ancient relaxation methods are becoming increasingly popular. From adaptations of religious ideas, like Yoga. To full-blown traditional meditation; right from the far corners of the world. Spiritual relaxation is a great way to make your life less stressful. And, it’s a chance for you to spend some time with just...

The 3 Most Difficult Things To Get Your Kids To Do (And How To Do Them)

Flickr It’s battle after battle (after battle), getting children to do things can be a tiresome subject, and it can bring about horrible flashbacks for some parents. Healthy children are happy children, and with the amount of obesity and sedentary lifestyles that our children are leading now, we have to find ways to get some...