10 Ways to Make His Birthday Memorable

It can be difficult to find just the right gift or plan the perfect day for that special man in your life, whether he's...

How to Get Your Kids Positively Loving Chores!

It’s a commonly agreed fact that chores are an important part of your little ones’ upbringing. They teach responsibility and good attitudes towards work,...

Urban Camping: Get the Traditional Experience in your Backyard!

I love the idea of camping - sitting around a fire with your family and friends, telling stories, singing songs, making s’mores. But then...

Top Three Electrical Items We Could Not Do Without In the...

When the nights start getting longer and the temperature drops, it is a sure sign that winter is on its way. Although most of...

How to Turn Your Garden into a Playground for Your Kids

Photo by: Cayusa As I kid I remember playing outside for hours on end. Come sunshine or showers, I didn’t care - all I wanted...

How to Choose a Safe Costume for Your Baby

  Have you ever seen a little baby in a Halloween costume? Talk about cute! It's almost unfair to all the doe-eyed puppies and mewing...

How Stricter Rules on Term-Time Holidays Will Affect You And Your...

This month, new rules have come into place that means taking your kids out of school for a holiday will be very difficult. In...

How To Get Designer Looks For Your Kids Without Breaking The...

If you're a fashionista who pores over every issue of Vogue and Elle, you may have had dreams of outfitting your son or daughter...

5 Ways to Keep Your Kids’ Stuff Safe at Summer Camp

Going to summer camp can be fun, especially for experienced campers, but for the uninitiated child, it can be an intimidating experience filled with...

3 Advantages to Renting Instead of Buying a Home

Aside from the "American Dream" of owning a home, is there really any benefit to purchasing a house instead of renting? With the economy...

Inspire Your Kids To Stay Active With A Fun Backyard

So you've decided to finally break down and get your kids swing sets or a jungle gym? Fantastic! That's the best decision you have...

Celebrity Adoptees Reunited With Their Families

Celebrities’ lives seem so far removed from our own, it’s hard to imagine their backgrounds as being anything less than ‘perfect.’ But for the...

Ways to Encourage your Child to be Active

Technology makes all our lives easier but also lazier. As childhood obesity rates increase it has never been more important to provide your children...

How To Build Your Family Tree

Researching your genealogy is a great interest to pursue. Uncovering the secrets of your family’s past can feel like digging up buried treasure, with...

3 Parenting Blogs Every Dad Should Follow

Children are overwhelming at any age. Wouldn't it be great it if you could find a mentor -- someone who has already been through...

Off to the dentist we go……

Going to the dentist is always an adventure with my six kids. I always laugh when they call us a few days before to...

5 Ways To Help Keep Your Kids Lice Free

Lice can be a nightmare for any parent. Once it starts going around a school system it can be almost impossible to get rid...

Should You Buy That New Table On or Offline?

As someone who regularly buys furniture, both for myself and for clients, I've done my fair share of traipsing round the stores for hours...

15 Things You Didn’t Know Before Your Friends Had Kids

There comes a point in life when everyone around you starts getting married, having babies, or both – there’s always at least one pregnant...

What Women Truly Want

We have some important breaking news to report to all men worldwide. The complicated puzzle known as a woman’s mind has been cracked. We now...

The Lazy Mum’s Way to Remove Stains From Baby Clothes

Soak clothes in cold water It’s best to soak the offending garment as soon as possible as the most important thing is that the stain...