Category: Family

Gifts That Satisfy And Save At The Same Time

  If you have a big family and a big circle of friends, then it’s likely that you’re going to just about always have another birthday or special occasion coming around the way. You want to give people the appreciation they deserve but it’s time to stop sacrificing your bank account in order to do...

Deeper Underground: A Kids’ Playroom Beneath Your House?

  There comes a time – especially with a growing family – when it can feel like your house isn’t big enough to accommodate everyone. There’s just not enough space anymore; everyone is constantly on top of one another, just inviting arguments as you each try to maintain your personal boundaries.   So, you move...

Save Money By Making Your Home Energy Efficient

(image: pixabay.com) We have all experienced that feeling of dread when the postman strolls down the drive with those awful brown envelopes. No matter how much you try and block your mailbox, he is still going to deliver those bills to you. Be it gas, electric, water or the internet, the financial cost of our...

Should Your Parents Move In with You As They Get Older?

  This is one of those age-old conundrums that people have to face up to and deal with them at some point in life. It’s never easy to decide whether or not having your parents move in with you is the right move or not. Of course, they’re your parents and you want to help...

6 Morning Habits Of Every Happy-Go-Lucky Mum

Image source   Waking up happy is the key to bubbling away with positivity for the rest of the day. You probably already knew this, though. Think about it for a second. When you wake up and roll out of the wrong side of bed, even the smallest things can put you in a mood...

When Fun In The Sun Becomes A Quest To Cool Off

Wikimedia Image   Summer is fast approaching. It’s the time for fun in the sun, and we’re all looking forward to it, right? But, there is a darker side to summer. I know, who would’ve thought it? Sorry to rain on your parade, but it’s worth noting that the summer sun can be difficult to...

4 Ways to Sniff out Deals on Everything You Buy

  Paying retail for something sucks—we all know this. No one likes to pay ludicrous amounts of money for something that will eventually drop in price, and the cost for some things like new video games and electronics can be ridiculous if you aren’t careful with your money. If you want to save money, then...

Become An Ambassador Of Kindness

  In the world of today, everybody dreams of a happier place, of kinder relationships, and of more happy endings. There are plenty of changes that you could make to ensure that tomorrow will be a bright and hopeful future for the next generations of people, animals, and vegetals – the planet is huge and...

Can You Keep The Spark After Kids?

  There’s no denying that when you have kids your entire life is going to change. You experience an incredible, sudden shift in priorities. Things that once seemed important seem to fade into the background, and things you never realized were important suddenly occupy the forefront of your mind. With so much change going on...

Design And Maintain The Perfect Kids Bedroom

  If you’re a creative mommy, you may already have plenty of ideas for creating your toddler’s first big kid bedroom. You want everything to be just perfect. The room has to be welcoming and yet feel safe and secure. It needs to be fun and engaging, yet promote healthy sleep patterns. This bedroom needs...

Making Your Baby’s First Birthday Party Special (And Stress-Free)

Pixabay   Our baby is so precious as if you didn’t know that already! So when it comes to celebrating the first birthday for your little one, you want to mark such an important milestone, but many people will question whether it’s even worth it, because “they won’t remember it anyway!” But of course, you...

Happy Parents = Happy Kids: Why You Need To Look After Yourself

  As parents, the number one aim in our life is to raise happy, contented, well-adjusted children, and give them the best possible start for a rewarding life. But in many cases, parents can sometimes take this to an extreme, and fail to look after ‘number one.’ There are huge issues involved when you go...