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DEXA Scans – What are they and do you need one?

Back last year when I was having my health issues, it was suggested to me that I should have a DEXA scan. A DEXA scan is a dual-energy x-ray absorptiometry scan. It uses x-ray technology to determine the distribution of lean muscle, fat, water…

June 21, 2019

A Look Back on… May 2019

Another month has passed us by, I’m not sure where this year is going but I’d really like it so slow down thank you please! – That said, I do like May because it has 2 bank holidays, a half term and of course…

May 31, 2019

Four Ways to Make Your Bedroom More Sleep-Friendly

Are you struggling when it comes to getting to sleep? If you’re tossing and turning more often every night and waking up feeling more tired than you did when you went to bed, then your bedroom could be the cause of your insomnia. The…

May 28, 2019

Raising a Family on Unsteady Income

Although some of the world’s highest earners have irregular income streams, such as the founders of businesses that go on to experience major success, most people who have unsteady income earn an average amount of money. Here are a few tips and tricks for…

May 19, 2019

The Most Common Home Boiler Problems Explained

This is a collaborative post If you’re experiencing problems with your boiler, you’re not alone. Around 20% of boilers break down annually. Many common problems can be avoided through yearly servicing, early troubleshooting and taking a few preventative measures in the beginning. Most usually…

May 16, 2019

Inside the Wardrobe of a WFHM

*contains gifted clothing* I’ve recently watched the new Marie Kondo series on Netflix and it inspired me to start sorting through my clothes to get them a bit more organised – and of course, get rid of what I don’t wear… But when she…

May 2, 2019
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A Look Back on… April 2019

April had some glorious weather, didn’t it? Absolutely beautiful. Looking back, I think most of our spare time was spent outside – or in the very least – together.At the start of the month, Paisley had a preschool taster session. She absolutely loved it…

April 30, 2019

Get Your Garden Ready for Summer

Is your garden feeling stuck in the winter? Get your garden ready for summer with my 5 tips for a summer ready garden. Read my blog for all the help you need.…

April 23, 2019

Celebrating Shakespeare with Viking

To celebrate this year’s Shakespeare Day, the wonderful people at Viking sent me a box of stationery goodies in order to spark my creativity. No worries I thought, I can whip up a poem in no time… Only… I can’t. Shakespeare is famous the…

April 21, 2019

How can I make homework more fun?

How can I make homework more fun? In most households the word homework can have negative connotations and lead your children to dread it! However as we all know it’s a vital part of school life and needs to be done. So how can…

April 15, 2019