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Keeping Kids Entertained During the Holidays

Christmas is upon us now, which means that as a parent you have to either take time off work or spend money on childcare if your work is less than flexible. Coming up with a plan of activities may not be something you want…

December 18, 2019

Hour of Code: Dance Party 2019

*This post contains a paid promotion*Over the past few months, I’ve been really looking at trying out some coding with Dexter. He doesn’t get much one to one time with me as the girls are younger and much more demanding of attention – and…

December 8, 2019

Why renting as a family isn’t a bad thing

We’ve all seen the stats and news reports – renting is the new normal. Where renting used to be the stepping stone between moving out and buying your first home, it’s now becoming a way of life for more and more people in the…

November 7, 2019

Electric Ride on Cars – AD

*This is a sponsored post* Although this is the season to get spooky with Halloween, trick-or-treating, and buying loads of sweets and chocolate for the kiddies, Christmas is just around the corner! And, as you can imagine, my kids have already started ‘rocking around…

October 23, 2019

Review – Make My Blinds

I was sent three blinds for the purpose of this review. During the winter months it gets dark so early, it really helps with the kids’ bedtime but earlier in the year we were really struggling with so much summer sun filling their rooms,…

October 15, 2019

How Mums Can Achieve a Work/Life Balance

This is a sponsored post.Parents arguably have one of the most challenging jobs on the planet. Not only does this role represent a full-time profession, but it can often be difficult to find a balance between being a mum and still earning an extra…

September 17, 2019

Planning a grown-up living room when you have kids.

This is a collaborative post* Kids. They have so much stuff and it gets everywhere. But a living room is to be ‘lived in’ so where is it supposed to go? Our home is rented so there’s very little we can do in terms…

August 16, 2019

Car Cleaning with Kids!

Summer holidays are a great way for the kids to see how much work goes into running the house each day. They are also a perfect time to encourage them to help and start giving them their own jobs. One such job that seems…

August 15, 2019

Making a living from blogging.

Like many, I decided to start a blog when I had my first child. 3 children and 5 years later, I decided to make my blog my main source of income and quit my evening job. There are moments I love it and there…

August 12, 2019

Building forts and life skills with Time4Sleep

*This is a collaborative post with Time4Sleep – We were sent a hamper of goodies to help us with this post and all thoughts/views etc are my own*“I’ve got gadgets and gizmos aplenty. I’ve got whosits and whatsits galore…”Our children have so much stuff…

August 12, 2019