Helpful tips to save you water

  As the hosepipe ban is introduced across parts of the UK, people need to make sure they’re keeping an eye on their water consumption.…

A mother’s work meme

The Meme was established by Mother. Wife. Me and Pret-A-Mummy to discuss whether or not society values and supports mothers.”. I was tagged by the…

There’s nothing quite like your own bed

There’s nothing quite like your own bed. At the end of a hard working day, most of us look forward to that special moment when…

How to protect the family home from outside intruders

According to Home Office statistics, burglaries have risen every year for the past three years. So what steps can you take to ensure that your…

Love your leftovers

Could you learn to love your leftovers? To avoid food waste really helps being aware of what is in your store cupboards, fridge and freezer…

An attitude of gratitude

A short while ago I wrote about the importance of delayed gratification to happiness and success in regard to spending and in regard to life. I…

Over 50’s face expensive times too.

This is a sponsored guest post Over 50s face expensive times too. The popular view is that the over 50s have had all the breaks:…

What is the perfect family sofa and chairs?

When you have children you have to start thinking a little differently in regards to how you decorate your home. White is a definite no-no…

How to sleep well on a budget

There are lots of things you can do to ensure you get a great nights sleep.  Here’s my top 10 thoughts on sleeping well. You…

Getting married on a budget (well sort of…)

Getting married ona budget sounds to me like a bag of chips after a quick shifty down the registry office in your Tesco wedding dress.…

Protecting your family against fraud

Protecting your family’s personal identity is a key issue for mums across the country but new research has shown that we’re just not that sure…

The true value of a mum

Mother’s day is just one day when we show how much our mums mean to us. As children they are there when we fall down…

Just an hour a week, but so precious.

I think it is lovely to see men teaching their sons. Many years ago this would happen naturally as boys followed their dads down the…

Top 5 ways your house can earn you money

Thisis a sponsored guest post Especially in economically difficult times, making use of your home to earn some extra cash can be a tempting idea,…