Housekeeping and cleaning tips

re arranging furniture can be good for you

Re arranging your furniture can be good for you

Why you should try rearranging your furniture It would be lovely to be able to redecorate your home whenever you feel like a change, but for most families, the price tag for a newly decorated room is too high to do it frequently. However, you don’t have to spend out on new furniture to make

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things to make you happier in 30 mins

Things to make you happier in 30 mins

Whilst most of us don’t wake up, shoot out of bed and cartwheel across the landing with glee every morning – it is better if we can stay on the right side of happiness! Happiness is not a destination it’s a journey and whilst from day to day our happiness levels vary, there are some

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get your home ready for winter

Get your home ready for Winter

I know, I know. It’s still summer and the last thing you want to be thinking about is winter but it’s better to get prepared now rather than to be sat wishing you had when you’re up to your neck in drifts and snow! Fortunately, we’ve come up with eight steps that cover the simplest,

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How To Make Natural Cleaning Products

Make your own green cleaning products

Conventional cleaning products may be convenient and advertisers would have us believe that we’d be harming our children’s safety by using anything else. However, there are plenty of natural options that will leave your home sparkling without breaking the bank or using harsh chemicals. Here are ways of using general household ingrediants to make your

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parental leave

Money saving tips for new parents

Having children is expensive and obviously they more you have the more you are paying out on a regular basis. Becoming a new parent can be a shock to the system financially, you might have to wave goodbye to many of the luxuries you once afforded yourself! Your pay may dip (depending on your maternity

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Things to do in the school holidays

Things to do in the school holidays

The expectant faces of kids on holiday mornings can test the most creative of parents – how to fill those endless school-free days? There is an argument that says just tell the kids to go off and play. Personally I think it’s important to do just that sometimes – they need to learn how to

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