New flooring for our home

Since we moved a year ago we haven’t had chance to do any of our flooring downstairs. The carpet is a pale cream colour which is the worst colour when you have children of there ages of 7 and 4. There is always something being spilt of a mark getting on the carpet. We have been discussing and think wooden laminate flooring would be the best option for our living room. Until we started looking for wooden flooring I had no idea at the amount of choice . I thought it was wood colour and that was it, how wrong… View Post

WIN a Lindt Bear Advent Calendar

It is that time of year again where you just can’t deny what is just around the corner. Christmas, yes Christmas is almost upon us and there is nothing more exciting than counting down those final few days than eating a chocolate each day. Wow Free Stuff are giving you the chance to win a  lindt Bear advent calendar and it looks amazing. How cute is the bear looking through the door on the 24th! I have seen these advent calendars in previous years and never bought myself one, however this year I am going to enjoy trying this luxurious… View Post

Whats that smell review

If you are a long term reader of my blog you will know we love a family games day. We love any type of game wether that be a board game or a fun silly non board game. We were recently given the chance the review What’s that smell and I knew it would be so much fun just from the name of it. So what does the game include… whiff strips 48 mystery whiff cards 6 cardholders scorepad 4 stank cards and scent barrier bags instructions This is a game the whole family can play and it is so… View Post

Safety first when going skiing

Whilst we all want to go on a ski holiday to have fun and enjoying sliding down the slopes at high speed, or in my case sliding down on my bottom we all know safety must come first. Safety is paramount wether you are a professional or learner. If you are going on your first ski holiday you need to make sure you kit yourself out with some warm clothes, thermal under layers, thermal gloves ski goggles and helmet. You may think wearing a ski helmet will do nothing for your street cred, however its safety first. I think after… View Post

Do You Have What It Takes To Start A Business?

Starting a business is something that anybody can do these days. More and more people are choosing to leave the 9-5 rat race and instead go their own way. Not only does this give the opportunity for more earning potential, it can allow more freedom, time for family, and so many other benefits. But do you have what it takes to start a business? A Positive Outlook A positive outlook and can-do attitude is essential when starting a business. You’re only going to see problems, rather than solutions to problems if you have a negative outlook. Changing your mindset and… View Post

Getting some Winter Sun

Doug and I are getting to the point where we really would love some winter sun. This year we decided not to have a holiday abroad because we had recently moved home. We did go away this year but just in the UK and whilst the weather was good while being away it wasn’t like being abroad. I have put together a wish list of some of my favourite items from Simply Beach  that I would love for a winter break away. They have such a massive choice of items for you to look through and choose. The swim wear… View Post

How Mums Can Market Their Products Like a Pro

Mums have always been great a multitasking. Whether this is a learned talent or a natural trait is debatable and yet, it is still an undeniable fact. This is the very same reason why the number of female CEOs is on the rise. However, not all of us have the ability or the desire to run a full-time organisation. DIY businesses have therefore become commonplace and working from home is a great way to enjoy a predictable source of income. Still, possessing a functional website is not always enough. Without a sound marketing strategy, your efforts will inevitably fall upon deaf ears. If you have been struggling to… View Post

5 simple tricks to keep your home warm this winter

Brr! Is it me, or is it suddenly really cold? Many of us have already succumbed to switching on the thermostat and warming the house through during these chilly nights. With Autumn in full swing and winter fast approaching, many of us might be wondering how we can keep our heating bills down and keep our homes nice and toasty without turning up the thermostat too much. Many of us switch energy suppliers, or order some decent underlay for our flooring, but what else can you do? Unsure of where to start? Don’t worry, read on for 5 simple tricks that will keep… View Post

Ways to improve kitchen layout

The kitchen is a major part of the household. Kitchen is the place that we’ll always return to. No matter how busy we have been during the day, no matter where we have been, at the end of the day, when we return home, kitchen is the place we’ll always find our back. This is why it’s important that we keep finding ways and methods to improve our kitchen layout. Making it easier for us to work in, and making it more pleasurable, so that we could enjoy our time spent cooking and working there. Following are mentioned some ways… View Post

Where have I been?

Its been a while since I last wrote a personal post about our little family and I thought it was about time I updated you all on what’s been going on. We had the move in October last year, we have been in our new house a year on the 16th October 2018. After we moved home there were a lot of problems which have taken a while and lots of time to resolve, we are finally getting there with those now though. We have had a lot of decorating to do as the whole of upstairs was pink and… View Post