Category: Family/Lifestyle

A Pain In The Neck: Living With Chronic Back & Neck Pain

  Pain is a sign that something is wrong with the body. It could be something minor or something more serious – it completely depends on what the cause of the pain is and where the pain radiates from. Most pain goes away on its own or heals with the help of a doctor, but...

When Children Are Sick: How To Read The Signs

    When your children are ill it is awful.  From the winter sickness bugs to chicken pox, at some stage you are going to have to paint a cross on the door and hide yourself away from other human beings.  But how do you know when it’s time to worry and what can you...

Hygge Up Your Home

  Hygge is the Danish tradition of making your home and your life warmer, cozier and happier all round. It is a trend which has really caught on around the world in recent times, with more a number of books on the subject becoming popular sellers in 2016/17. Although many people are under the impression...

Bang-On Trend – The Fur Gilet

A flirty flurry of furs is defining winter, along with cold temperatures and snow and ice, depending on your location in the world. Genuine fur is timeless and never goes out of style, but the most beautiful garments on the planet also pick up speed when the trend reignites. At the moment, the fur gilet...

Getting Back Into Shape After A Baby? Try Some Of These Out

    Having a baby is an exciting time for any new mom, it’s amazing, terrifying and one big emotional roller coaster. But what many of us don’t give enough credit to is our body’s. The transformation it makes from month one through to month nine and then all those months after the baby has...

Get The Party Started: Great Ideas For Kids

    The pressure to host a kids party gets greater as they grow older.  Some of you may have been throwing parties since their first birthdays, but others may find the whole idea of hosting an event like this, petrifying!   Kids parties are great because unlike adult parties it doesn’t take a huge...

Does Your Family Think They Live In An Igloo?

      What’s the difference between your house and an igloo? The answer? Surprisingly, lots of people don’t know that because of the way an igloo’s created, then heated inside it’s actually quite a warm and cozy place to be. However, many of us see just see packed snow and ice and think ‘that...

Keeping the Kids Safe on Social Media

  Social media isn’t going anywhere. Most people on the planet (at last the ones who have access to the internet) have at least one social media profile on the go, and although social media can be great for staying in touch with friends and discussing issues with like-minded people, it can also be a...

Unmissable Hacks To Cut Those Household Bills In Half

  One thing which can leave families feeling the pinch is household bills. After all, they can cost several hundred dollars in total. In fact, for some families, they can be more than the cost of their mortgage! Therefore, it’s worth looking into ways to bring the bills down for the sake of your family’s...

Get Kids Cooking

  Do your kids complain about what you serve up for dinner? If you’re a mom, you’ll be all too familiar with the pre-dinner begging that has to be endured as you frantically try to get it ready as fast as possible – and you’ll also know how hard it is to get them to...

Children & Chores: How To Make Them A Match Made In Heaven

    Most parents dream of the day their kids will happily help them out around the home with various chores. Even if they would rather kick and scream than lift a finger right now, there are loads of reasons why this is something you should work on. Some reasons are that many hands make...

Super Savings: Budgeting For A Family Holiday

  Holidays are the one time of the year the family gets to be together and enjoy themselves. Whether this is a summer event of a winter holiday, families are a time to bond, laugh and play in different environments. The only problem with holidays is the cost. That, and the organization between school holidays...