Author: Amy

Keep Your Child Entertained With These Free Ideas

  As much as we love having the kids home at weekends, it can be hard to find things to fill the two days. After all, if you start taking them out to the movies or to a theme park, you will end up spending a small fortune by the time the weekend is over....

New Moms Need Some Love Too

  When we are expecting a baby, we spend ages looking for items for our new baby. After all, they need things like nappies and prams for when they arrive. And it’s easy to forget about ourselves when we are buying items for our new baby. But we are going to go through one of...

Preparing for Your Baby: What Every Expectant Mommy Should Know

      Giving birth is life’s biggest miracle. As an expectant mother, you’ll want to be as ready for this moment as possible, so that the whole process goes smoothly. Before the big day arrives, make sure you read through our last minute tips to ensure that you’re fully prepared.   Stock Up on...

Tools Of The Trade: Buyers Guide For First Time Mums

    If you are about to enter the world of parenthood for the first time then brace yourself! You are about to experience the most rewarding and exciting job of your life.  There will be loads of ups and downs as you get to grips with the biggest, and best, responsibility of your life...

Here’s How To Get Kids To Eat Their Five-A-Day

    When it comes to trying to get your children to finish their greens, eat something other than pizza and chips or having to resort to bribery to get them to clear their plate, you aren’t alone. Studies have shown that mealtimes are increasingly becoming a battle between parents who are desperately trying to...

Immediately Improve The Appearance Of Your Home

  Whether you consider yourself particularly house proud or not, you have to admit that keeping the home looking good is always a definite plus, particularly if you have a lot of visitors or you are thinking about selling at some point in the near future. But keeping up appearances can be a lot more...

Going Off-Grid: The Best Alternative Energy Sources

  It can be a nightmare when the power fails. Your home is suddenly plunged into darkness and the family all run around the house in confusion. The real challenge then begins as you try to keep the kids entertained with no electricity thinking: what did people used to do before it was invented?!  ...

Does Your Garden Need A Spring Clean?

  When it comes to this time of year, it often becomes important to take better care of your garden. After all, over winter the garden is usually one year that suffers from a severe lack of attention, and at this time of the year it really begins to show. If you are looking for...

Beauty Products It’s Totally Worth Spending More On

    We all want to look our best, but the current cosmetics industry is so vast and complex, it can be difficult to know what is a necessity, and what is a luxury. There are some elements of our body and skin care which we can skimp on, but for some, the difference between...

Fight The 3 Worst Homeowners’ Fears

  Zombie apocalypse, ghost, and storms. Do you know what these three have in common? They rank among the biggest fears of homeowners, according to a survey prepared on behalf of HomeAdvisor. Actually, 5% of homeowners genuinely admit fearing the potential of a zombie apocalypse and malevolent hauntings. We won’t be discussing how to defend...

Popular Store-Bought Foods you can Make at Home

  The convenience of popping to the store and picking up some ready-made food is often enticing. Unfortunately, it’s often difficult to assess the nutritional value of these pre-prepared products. So much salt and sugar are creeping into our foods, without us even realizing it! The solution is to try home-cooking as much as possible....