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Five things your guest bedroom needs

Five things your guest bedroom needs

How lovely is it to know that if your friends or family sleepover in your home, you are able to accommodate them with a beautiful guest bedroom? If you have guests to stay regularly, then sprucing it all up and ensuring that you have the right guest room items is a must! You need to ensure that your guests are comfortable, and sometimes that means putting a little bit more cash into planning the perfect restful space for them to relax in. It should feel like a home away from home, with little touches to let your friends know that you care about their opinion of your home. VIEW the POST

Reasons to update your website in 2021

Reasons to update your website in 2021

Last year we discovered some ideas on which parts of your website should be updated if you want to overtake your online competitors. Even though we have crossed over into a new year, it doesn’t mean that your websites issues have disappeared. This article will help you top up your knowledge of potential website problems so you may evaluate yours and make the necessary changes and update your website. VIEW the POST

5 amazing recipes for your budding junior chefs

Did you know that cooking with your kids is one of the best ways to help their cognitive development? Aside from being a fun process that ends in tasty dishes, cooking with children is also a fantastic way to help your budding junior chefs develop necessary academic, cognitive and motor skills. Cooking with children is also a great way to instil healthy eating habits and expand their palette to new, interesting and healthy ingredients that they may not otherwise have a chance to experience. 

What to expect when you are expecting your second child

What to expect when you are expecting your second child

So, you are pregnant again with your second child. This time round you might feel slightly less overwhelmed and stressed than you did the first time you experienced being pregnant and the build up to the birth. There will be positive aspects to the second pregnancy, like having the opportunity to buy lots of different baby products from various baby shops that you might want to get, that you did not have the first-time round, or simply because you would like to get new items. VIEW the POST

The best Amazon baby wish list from Rochelle Humes

The best Amazon baby wish list from Rochelle Humes

We love Amazon, I am forever using my Amazon Prime account. It is my go to online store for everything! I wish I had it when I was pregnant, I would definitely use the wish list and shops to find good, recommended baby products. I was told about Rochelle Humes’ Amazon baby essentials wish list and I just had to share it with my readers, there are some amazing products for any new or expectant mothers. VIEW the POST

Win a new planner or mixbook with Personal Planner

Win a new planner or mixbook with Personal Planner

Personal Planner are giving another one of my readers the chance to win one of their personalised journals or mixbook. The last insta competition was a huge success and everyone loved the planner that I made. This time around I made a planner for my studies and I am really looking forward to using it. A great way to kick off 2021 too and with lockdowns looming, it will be a good way of relieving some mental health pressures. VIEW the POST

5 Amazing tips you must read about pitched roof windows

5 Amazing tips you must read about pitched roof windows

If you wish to create a living space that is bright and beautiful, install pitched roof windows. It will allow your interior to be washed in natural sunlight. Roof windows are becoming increasingly popular for their ease of installation, easy management, and affordability. I love the idea of making the room full of natural light, it's perfect for taking good photos! VIEW the POST

New trends in home design | tiny home vs extended home

This whackadoo decade saw a dramatic shift in the way people live. One of the areas where this cultural shift has most clearly expressed itself is in home design. The place you decide to call home is one of the most important decisions you make in your life for a ton of reasons. This article will compare and contrast two very different approaches to life in the 21st century. 

6 Free and easy ways to reduce energy expenses

6 Free and easy ways to reduce energy expenses

Creating an energy-efficient home is necessary for successfully reducing energy expenses. Energy efficiency refers to using less energy to complete the same task, which saves money and the environment. Understand affordable methods for changing your home’s energy usage to save valuable money and make a meaningful difference. Here are 6 free and easy ways to reduce energy expenses: VIEW the POST

Nutrition resolutions for the coming New Year you can actually maintain

Nutrition resolutions for the coming New Year you can actually maintain

With the New Year quickly approaching, it’s often the fresh start people need to kick their health goals into gear. For most, people set goals of losing weight, getting on an exercise schedule, and kicking certain unhealthy habits. However, more often than not, the health and wellness resolutions most people set for themselves end up coming to a screeching halt after a few weeks of starting them. And you wonder why people end up making the exact same resolutions every single year… VIEW the POST

5 Quick tips to make your next gift more special

A carefully thought-out and meaningful gift is always a wonderful thing to receive. It doesn’t matter how much you spend on a heartfelt present – the thought really is the most important thing to the person who receives it. However, sometimes, when there’s a special occasion that really needs celebrating in style, it can help to think carefully about the little details that make your gift more special. 

Keeping in touch with your faraway friends

Keeping in touch with your faraway friends

Nobody would have imagined we’d still be dealing with social distancing and lockdowns now when the coronavirus first entered our lives. But while we wait for vaccines and things to improve, meeting up with many of our friends and family and travel plans are on hold. While you might not be able to physically meet with your friends and family, there are plenty of ways of keeping in touch with them and show them that you care.  VIEW the POST

6 Tips for planning a golfing holiday

6 Tips for planning a golfing holiday

Going on vacation requires plenty of planning and preparation, especially if you are looking to visit an area to play a specific sport, like golf. Holiday planning can be stressful and overwhelming for some, especially if you are trying to book it with other people. You will need to figure out a budget and a destination that suits you all while looking for the perfect golfing experience. However, with the right attitude, you will be able to explore a new and potentially exotic destination, while enjoying a sport you love and using the time to unwind. To reduce stress and get the most out of your trip, here are 6 tips for planning a golfing holiday. VIEW the POST

5 Quick tips to make your next gift more special

A carefully thought-out and meaningful gift is always a wonderful thing to receive. I always try to find that next gift to make someone feel special and smile. It doesn’t matter how much you spend on a heartfelt present – the thought really is the most important thing to the person who receives it.  However, sometimes, when there’s a special occasion that really needs celebrating in style, it can help to think carefully about the little details that make your gift more special. 

Amtico complements your Christmas Dinner

Amtico complements your Christmas Dinner

Ah Christmas… that part of the year when it’s all about family. From giving gifts to eating that long awaited Christmas dinner, it brings a lot of love to the home and, in equal measure, a lot of potential messy situations. I love seeing a dining table, well dressed for a family meal. VIEW the POST

8 Things the pandemic has made me appreciate this year

8 Things the pandemic has made me appreciate this year

It’s almost a year since the coronavirus pandemic struck the entire world and closed off our borders. Instead of a globalised world, the start of the new decade ushered in a regression of nations, where people get slowly killed off by a virus that we never saw coming. Despite this gloomy outlook, of course, we can’t deny how the pandemic has allowed us to adapt and grow inward and reflect on the life we had and currently have amid everything that’s been going on. VIEW the POST

Finale #12DaysOfConstantChristmas this is the awesome prize bundle

Finale #12DaysOfConstantChristmas this is the awesome prize bundle

Welcome to the finale #12DaysOfConstantChristmas of my 2020 advent competitions. I cannot believe it has come around so quickly. The competition, starting today, is a 7 day competition and to win a huge finale bundle of prizes from lots of different brands. There is more effort in this competition due to the larger prize value, which is over £700! I am so excited for someone to win this just before Christmas. Some prizes not included in the photo. VIEW the POST

Top 3 things that will make you avoid spilling on your carpet

Top 3 things that will make you avoid spilling on your carpet

For your carpet to look good and inviting, you need to make sure that it’s clean and that it’s free of stains. For most things, you can easily vacuum out dirt or mud, and for some more stubborn stains, there is always the option of getting some store-bought product to help get it out. However, there are some things that when they get into your carpet, they are a nightmare to remove.  It's always good to have cleaning hacks. VIEW the POST

Day 11 #12DaysOfConstantChristmas Win a super prize of pasta goodies

Welcome to Day 11 #12DaysOfConstantChristmas advent competitions and today’s competition is to win a bundle of pasta goodies from Bespoke77 to ensure you can make the perfect pasta meal at home. I love the idea of making home made ravioli in a yummy ragu sauce. This prize is amazing and these bowls are my favourite!

The best 5 toys for kids for Christmas 2020

The best 5 toys for kids for Christmas 2020

I always look for inspiration for what to get the kids for Christmas in 2020 and so this year I thought I would write some ideas down for other people. With 2 weeks until Christmas there is definitely still time for some last minute ideas. I think the poor Amazon and Hermes couriers know me by name now! Anyone else done a lot of online shopping this year? These are the top 10 gifts I have got the kiddies this Christmas. VIEW the POST

Learning a new skill is fun and can be beneficial

Learning a new skill is fun and can be beneficial

Most people are only trained in their student years, whether in college, institute, or university. Once we finish our studies, we often find we don’t want to study anything new.  However, constantly learning something new brings you many benefits, both personally and professionally, so it is something that you cannot stop doing and even less today, that thanks to the online training offered by the Internet, learning is open to all. I have really enjoyed learning over the past few months, some of you may know from following me on IG, I started a degree in October and I am really enjoying it, it is nice learning new skills. VIEW the POST

Day 10 #12DaysOfConstantChristmas Win something a little extra with ZURU

Welcome to Day 10 #12DaysOfConstantChristmas advent competitions and today’s competition is to win a bundle of toys from ZURU. This is a brilliant prize, definitely something a little extra as there is so much to win. We have 3 x 5SURPRISE Mini Brands capsules, Mini Mart Playset, Collector’s Case and 1 x Tea Cup Playset + 2 x Little Tea Cups for the lucky winner of today’s competition.

Day 9 #12DaysOfConstantChristmas Win an amazing festive prize for your pooch

Day 9 #12DaysOfConstantChristmas Win an amazing festive prize for your pooch

Welcome to Day 9 #12DaysOfConstantChristmas advent competitions and today's competition is to win a bundle of festive treats for your pooch from Forthglade. Our dogs love Forthglade meals, they have been eating them throughout 2020 and I have really seen a difference in their moods. Also, Rambo is more interested in food than he was. He adores the National Trust range - yes it's the gourmet range. Rambo must be a posh dog! (They say dogs are like their owners right?) VIEW the POST