Author: Amy

Don’t Cry Over Spilt Milk: How To Deal With The Small Disasters Left By Your Kids

    It is inevitable that your children are slowly going to start destroying your beautiful home.  No matter how careful you are and how tidy you teach them to be, accidents happen.   In the grand scheme of things nothing is ever too bad.  You just need a few tricks up your sleeves and...

Are Our Children Safe to Stream?

  Long gone are the days of the VHS and fast approaching is the end for the DVD (if you take recent statistics into account), as the act of streaming seems to be the platform of choice for all movie-lovers and binge-watchers alike. The communal free-for-all that are on demand services make hundreds of titles...

Revealed: The Many Benefits Of Becoming A Minimalist!

  Minimalism, what exactly is it? Well, to be a proper minimalist apparently you have to live with less than 100 items in your home. Let’s be honest about it, as a parent that’s a completely hopeless goal. However, that doesn’t mean that you can’t adapt some of the principles of minimalism, though. The aim...

Modern Homes Can Be Cozy Too!

  OK, so when you think of the perfect cozy home what sort of image pops into your head? Like a lot of people, it might be an older style home, with an antique interior. But the fact of the matter is that this type of home is only one way of making a cozy...

Home Safety Hacks You Won’t Want To Miss

  If you have children, you’ll quickly find that you need to make adjustments to your home to prevent accidents and keep them safe. It’s not always possible to avoid every slip or trip, especially in the early days when they’re wobbly on their feet. But taking precautions can help to make your home a...

Life Isn’t Difficult – When You Plan

  When you’ve got children, it seems like you are battling against the world. Tips and tricks to keep them entertained that may have been passed down through the generations don’t seem to engage them nowadays; a good scrub is not no longer the recommendation for getting rid of most marks, and guidelines are forever...

A List That All Home Obsessives Will Know To Be True

  For some, decorating is a chore they have to get out of the way. They will do it once, leave it and then keep leaving it to the point it can’t be ignored anymore. The process of refreshing their decor is something to be avoided, done only when they can’t move for paint and...

Valentine’s Day Gift Guide

It’s about that time again – Valentine’s Day. I know some who love the holiday and others who could do without. If you’re looking for a special gift for someone then this guide is for you! 1.Personalized Round Cufflinks – $31.95 – I know cufflinks are a little cliche, but these personalized cufflinks can be worn...

Saving Money with Simple Living

  If you want to save more money, whether for the security it brings you, or so that you can spend less time working and more time doing the things you love, you need simple living in your life.   Living a simpler life is something that we can all do, and it is one...

Learn To Light Your Life, Even When The Power’s Out!

  Family life can be hard at the best of times. It’s even harder when something goes wrong! For many families, the idea of a power fault is the worst thing imaginable. We rely on electricity for so much; it’s no wonder electrical failures can throw us entirely! Your children will hate going without their...

Valentine’s Lunchbox Notes

My oldest daughter started Kindergarten this year, and we started lunchbox notes. It’s just a way for me to let her know I’m thinking of her and she loves it! She’s just now learning to read, so most of the time I just draw a silly picture or write a simple message.  I normally look...