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    Preparing For Your First Outing With A Baby

    That first outing with your newborn baby is always a special one, whether it is your first baby or you have a whole brood of them. It is the first time your baby experiences the world outside, and for both of you, it can be quite daunting if you don’t go well prepared. Here, we have put together some tips to help your first outing with your baby a smooth and happy one for both of you. To begin with, we assume you have the perfect pram for your lifestyle. You probably spent a large chunk of your pregnancy asking yourself which egg pram travel system to choose? Now you…

  • Baby's (First) Day Out
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    Baby’s (First) Day Out

    For many mums, the days immediately after birth are pretty surreal. As well as recovering from the physical and hormonal trials of delivery, this is an adjustment period to parenthood. That’s why many mums don’t take their babies outside for a fair few weeks. Eventually, though, for your sake and theirs, you’ll need to face your baby’s first trip outside. This is one of those strange newborn experiences that are often harder than you expect. It’s only a case of heading out of the house, after all. How hard can it be? The fact is, though, that leaving the house can be confusing when you haven’t done it in a…

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    The 5 Best Bathroom Renovation Tips

    Renovating your bathroom can be an exciting undertaking; but it can also be an expensive one, too. Considering that the average bathroom renovation costs around £5,000, it is not something you want to get wrong.  So, with that in mind, let’s look at the five top tips for making sure your renovation is a success. 1. Stick To The Plan Make a plan and stick to it. If you do, you will be sure that you don’t meet any unforeseen problems further down the line. More importantly, if you start messing around with your original plan, your budget may well increase more than you can afford. And there is nothing…

  • Beautiful Backyards: Making The Most of the Space in Your Garden
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    Beautiful Backyards: Making The Most of the Space in Your Garden

    Is there anything more glorious than being out in the garden? Sun shining, kids playing, pets having fun and friends popping over for a barbeque- absolute bliss. So if you’re looking out of your window and seeing nothing but wasted space, it’s time to get a move on as the warmest months are right around the corner and will be here before we know it. Here are some of the ways you can make the absolute most of your outside space. Grow some crops If you have space in your garden, one of the most productive things you can do with the space is to grow some of your own…

  • Want to keep your home secure against the threat of burglary?
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    5 Ways To Deter Burglars From Your Home

    Want to keep your home secure against the threat of burglary? Whilst window locks and burglar alarms can prevent thieves from breaking in, there may be more effective ways of stopping burglars getting in – and that’s to stop them from targeting your home in the first place. Here are five deterrents that could put burglars off from attempting a break in. Keep a light on Keeping a light on in your home when out could convince burglars that someone is still there. This could be a small lamp rather than an overhead light in order to save money on electricity – a small warm glow may be enough to…

  • Say No To Nothing-But-Neutral With Home Accessories
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    Say No To Nothing-But-Neutral With Home Accessories

    Home accessories are considered to be elements of your home’s interior design that serve a decorative rather than a purely functional purpose. For example, rugs, display cabinets, throw cushions, and similar items; items that help to ‘complete’ a space and create a homely feel, but which are not crucial to the functionality of a room. When choosing home accessories, most of us tend to keep this decorative-before-function idea in mind. Sure, if a home accessory also serves a functional purpose that’s a bonus, but our main focus tends to be on finding items that enhance and complement the more practical elements. However, it’s also worth considering another possibility home accessories…

  • 3 Fantastic Ways to Freshen Up Your Home
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    3 Fantastic Ways to Freshen Up Your Home

    Winter is almost over and spring is finally right around the corner! It’s time for a change, in other words, and there is no better place to start than with the place where you rejuvenate and rest out after a long day of work. There is a reason that spring is the most popular time for everything from home renovations, weddings, and personal makeovers, after all, and if you’re looking forward to a change in weather as well as in your mind, you’re definitely not alone. Here is a handful of fantastic ways to make your home just a little bit brighter and livelier for the new season so that…