Author: Amy

Should I Stay Or Should I Go

  It’s not easy deciding whether or not you should move home. In fact, there is so much to weigh up that I’m surprised anybody ever actually takes the plunge and makes the move! This seems like one of those decisions that could be procrastinated out of existence. After all, how much bigger could it...

Mommy MOT: Everything You Should Do Before Trying For A Baby

    While some women are lucky and hardly need to try before they’ve fallen pregnant it can take others up to a year or more, so if you’re ready to hear the patter of tiny feet you’ll want to do everything possible to ensure you conceive quickly. However, before you start there are a...

Clean Air Makes a Clean Home

  You might not realize it, but the air around you could be filled with nasty chemicals and smoke remnants. This is because the air around us can be host to many different things—and not all of them are positive. Clean air in the home can help a variety of problems that you might be...

Put Your Best Face Forward: A Guide For Busy Moms

  When you’re a busy mom, it can be so hard to find the time to make yourself look presentable for the day ahead. However, this doesn’t mean you have to walk around letting everybody know you only got 4 hours sleep last night. These ideas will help you to put your best face forward:...

Use These Relaxation Tips to Make Family Life a Little More Easy Going

  Running a household and looking after a family is hard work. No one would try to deny that. It can all feel like it’s becoming too much for you at times. To help overcome these feelings, you should look for ways to relax and stay in control of the situation. That way, you will...

The Peter Pan Effect

  There are some things that we think we can’t do when we reach a certain age. Some things are definitely meant to be left behind in your teenage years, however; especially when you’re a mom and you don’t want to embarrass your children. But how do we know when and where to draw the...

Family Ties: Fun Ways to Make Family Memories That Last

  If you want your kids to look back on their childhood with nothing but fond memories of all the good times shared together, you need to be proactive. You need to make special memories by planning lots of fun family activities no matter what stage of life your child is at.   Ideally, you...

Classic Peanut Butter Blossoms

Many people make these around the Holidays but they are also good throughout the year! These Classic Peanut Butter Blossoms are fairly easy, fun to make with the kids (with adult supervision obviously) and are delicious. My oldest daughter loves putting the Hershey’s Kisses on top! Pin for later —>> Be sure to check out...

Arguments At Home? There’s An App For That!

    Could technology be the answer to your home arguments? If you are constantly getting in rows and rants with different members of the family, perhaps it’s time to look at a few new, exciting solutions. You might be surprised at just how great tech can be at cooling down a room and I’m...

Surprise Your Valentine With Gifts From Zazzle

If you’re looking for a Valentine’s gift for your loved one, Zazzle offers many items that are both creative and personalized. You can shop for many items such as mugs, t-shirts, cards, jewelry,  and more and design them with your own special artwork, or message. I will admit, Valentine’s Day in our house is mostly...

Save As You Spend: How To Update Your Home

  Make Decisions Early On First of all, it’s important that you decide exactly what you want before wasting money and then changing your mind – can you begin to imagine how many people have had to repaint rooms after realizing that the paint color wasn’t exactly what they had imagined? Decide what exactly you...

Get Your Family Up And Running!

  If there’s one resolution worth keeping in 2017, it’s getting your family up and running and making a conscious effort to be more active. The importance of regular exercise for children and adults cannot be underestimated. If you’re keen to inject some more energy into family life, here are some ideas to try, and...