• Travel and Local

    A British Summer Vacation for Kids

    Spain, Florida and Italy are the top holiday destinations for Britons. In fact, of the 10 favourite destinations for summer holidays, 6 are in the EU, meaning that most British families prefer to keep…

    July 10, 2018
  • Teach your child to ride a bike in 3 EASY steps!

    I’ve taught a couple of kids now, how to ride their bikes and it’s always made me proud when they finally master it. But recently I discovered a fantastic new way of teaching and…

    July 8, 2018
  • Home lighting

    Lighting our dream home

    In about four years, I will be close to being able to purchase my first house.  I will be close to 40 years old which I think is quite old for first-time buyers but…

    June 13, 2018
  • Decluttering: Where do I start?

    Since having Dexter almost 5 years ago, I’ve been hanging on to all manner of baby stuff from clothes to blankets and buggies to weaning books. But we decided ages ago that Bridget will be…

    May 2, 2018
  • Small girls bedroom makeover

    Over the last month or so, we have been preparing for Bridget to start sharing a room with Paisley. The house we live in is small and the rooms are pokey, so it was always…

    April 29, 2018
  • How and when to introduce Pocket Money

    Liam and I are awful with money. Dreadful in fact. So I’ve always wanted to give our children some sort of financial sense. I’ve been in debt to the point where you are using…

    April 24, 2018