• Reviews and Collaborations,  Wellness

    Get Your Energy Back In Time For Summer

    When thinking about some of the things that we want most in life for our bodies, energy is one of them. We know a lot of people like to do posts about the body as a whole and how it can look better, but if you think about one of the most common complaints between humans, it’s fatigue. Our bodies seem to not be able to cope with adult life. As soon as we get into those stressful years at school it’s as though our bodies decide it’s time to shut down and we have woken up tired every day since. There might be an odd day or two when…

  • Family,  Reviews and Collaborations

    How to Care for Your Aging Parents

    The older generation has taught us so much, so it’s important to treat them with the care and the respect that they deserve. Seeing your parents get older is unsettling as the appear more vulnerable, and you realize it’s your turn to look after them now. This doesn’t have to be a sad thing though, they are still amazing people and you can have fun together. With a little bit of advice on how to work through loneliness, health problems, and mobility issues, you can help to give them the support they need to get the spring back in their step.  Loneliness This is an upsetting reality for many elderly…

  • Family,  Life,  Reviews and Collaborations

    Sick Of Mess? How To Create A Manageable Home When You Have Kids

    For many mums, things like interior design go out of the window when they have kids. The priority is looking after the children. The house comes second.  The good news is that it doesn’t have to be this way – if you don’t want it to be. You can have a fabulous house AND one that is easy to manage. Keeping the house under control and looking good is possible, even if you have little scamps running around all over the place. It’s just a matter of making the right decor and organisational decisions in advance, prepping you for the onslaught.  Cut Down On “Stuff” The best way to keep…

  • Family,  Reviews and Collaborations

    Making Your House Child Proof (Yet Stylish)

    Maintaining the safety of your family is paramount in the home. But while you are doing your best to keep them safe, this can be to the detriment of style. When it comes to something like babyproofing your home or making sure that toddlers aren’t wandering with their fingers, what can you do to make sure that your style shines while making your home safe? Invest In Fakery We’re not saying that you need to completely invest in foam materials or swap every single item for an ottoman because this can make a home look quite fake. But what you can do is find little implements to dot around the…

  • Life,  Reviews and Collaborations

    The Benefits Of Being Part Of A Team

    We, as humans need people. We need to be around people, we need to love and to be loved, and we need to be required. We are pack animals, and it’s nice to have a pack. You can have different packs though; you can have your school pals, your workmates, your family and other people you know. This is why though it’s so good in life to be part of a team. It doesn’t have to be a sports team, but just being part of a group who are like-minded can be so good for you. Whether it’s a football team, a pub quiz team or group who crochet together,…

  • Life,  Reviews and Collaborations

    Making A Great First Impression When Selling Your Home

    If you are planning on selling your home, you will want to get the amount of money that you think that it deserves. There are a huge number of different things that can affect the value of a property though, and it is essential that you do everything you can to boost the value of your home by raising its curb appeal.  Before you start any work on your home, get some valuations made on the property. Try and get some advice from real estate agents in your area to understand the types of changes that you can make that will add the most value to the property.  Tackle Issues…

  • Life,  Reviews and Collaborations

    Easy DIY Bathroom Projects on a Budget

    If your bathroom is dated or you want to make updates simply because you’re tired of the way the room looks, it could be time to consider a renovation. If you have a budget like most people, then DIY options can be affordable ways to make a space new again. Use the following five bathroom projects as homeowner inspiration. Install New Lighting Get the immediate gratification of a brighter and more inviting room when you swap out the old light for a new one. With more light, the bathroom will appear bigger than before. Also, the lighting update provides a chance to modernize the place by putting in new hanging…