Milestone Moments In The Car With The Kids #Parenting

Share This: As parents I think we take getting in the car for granted.  When I mention to the children that we are getting in the car, there is always a flurry of excitement.  It doesn’t matter where we are going, it could be to the supermarket to cause havoc shop, to soft play or off on a road trip,…

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10 Ways To Make Travelling In Europe Easier #Travel #TTOT

Share This: Travelling in Europe is an exciting prospect for lots of people.  It offers a wide range of diverse cultures, stunning and historic architecture as well as some of the most amazing foods that the world has to offer.  Whether you are visiting a destination in Europe for a week, a month or a year you will want to make…

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Tips For Getting Through Christmas For Busy People

Share This: Now it’s December, and time is ticking away, Christmas will be with us before we know it.  I think it can be one of the busiest times of year for lots of people, and if you already have a lot on with work and family life, Christmas can soon become very overwhelming.  In the run up to Christmas…

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How to Stay Food-Fit When Travelling (and Not Break the Bank)

Share This: Travelling to explore a new place is what many of us love experiencing at one point in our lives and is something I’m really passionate about. At the same time, there are a ton of reasons how travelling can set even the most health-conscious individual’ diets off the healthy path, and it’s something that seems to effect me…

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Talking To Your Child: The Powerhouse Of Parenting

Share This: If you have been following my blog and social media posts recently, you will know that we have had some trouble settling our 4 year old daughter into her new gymnastics class.  Last week she was so distraught at the prospect of going that we were not even able to get her to leave the house.  It’s been…

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Is a Tourist Pass a Good Idea When Travelling

Share This: When teen and I visited New York this year, lots of people asked me about our tourist pass.  I was surprised at how many people hadn’t heard of buying a tourist pass to go travelling with, and didn’t realise they could book a pass online before their trip.  Using our tourist pass was such a success in New…

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How To Enjoy Your UK Holiday & Create Great Memories

Share This: More and more families and couples are choosing to take their next holiday in the UK.  Over the last few years, after spending many holidays abroad, I’ve really come to appreciate the benefits of taking a UK holiday.  We have an exceptionally beautiful country, that millions flock to every year as tourists, so lets join them and explore…

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#DoNotDisturb: Tips For Enjoying A Romantic Holiday

Share This: Whether you are going on a romantic holiday or not, there should alway be time for romance while you are away.  Going on holiday is such a special time for any couple.  Whether, like me you have children, or you haven’t reached that stage yet, it’s a time when you should be able to focus  on each other…

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Tips For Buying A New Car

Share This: When our car went into the garage for it’s MOT and service, it managed to get through pretty much OK.  When my husband picked the car up, his chat with the mechanic revealed that there are likely to be a few things come up next time round that are going to be quite costly.  We use a garage…

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Introducing #TeenTalk & How to Discuss Puberty

Share This: One of the most awkward challenges that parents face is when to discuss puberty with their son or daughter.  When to have this conversation is only the start of it.  How do you discuss puberty with your child and all the changes that the body is about to embark on without wanting to be swallowed up into a…

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Things To Remember When Parenting Gets Tough

Share This: Personally, I believe that parenting is one of the toughest jobs you can ever do.  The responsibility of bringing a baby into the world and raising a child is huge.  Once you take on the task of looking after a child, that role is always with you in some form or other.  There’s no asking for a transfer or…

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How to Have a Better Relationship with Your Partner

Share This: When we first meet our partner it’s all hearts and flowers isn’t it?  There’s lots of excitement and hormones flying around and we simply can’t get enough of this new relationship.  At some point, the honeymoon period wears off and life with your boyfriend or girlfriend starts to become a bit more day to day.  As a Mum…

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10 Great Tips For Couples Expecting A Newborn

Share This: As soon as you get a positive line on your pregnancy test, you’ll no doubt be full of a mixture of excitement and nerves. Having a baby is a life changing experience, and both mums and dads will no doubt be overwhelmed by the amount of advice out there. However, it’s important to relax when you’re expecting a…

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10 Things You Need to Know About Travelling with Teens

Share This: Whether you choose to visit a theme park, take a traditional seaside holiday or visit a child friendly resort, family holidays can be great fun. However, as your children grow and develop into teenagers with their own ideas of what a holiday should be, you’ll be faced with a new set of challenges which require a whole new…

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The Meaning Of Dreams With Silentnight

Share This: Over the last few weeks I’ve been taking a more mindful approach to getting ready for bed and getting off to sleep.  Good restful sleep is so important to our well being, it really is worth approaching it in the right way.

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