Cherish every minute

All parents know that we should cherish every minute we spend with our kids but we all forget or just get wrapped up in what happens in this busy life. I know it all so well. As a single married mum of two beautiful girls I find myself just crashing and not truly enjoying my time with the girls. They…

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Top Tips to Create a Teenage Bedroom Paradise

Unfortunately, your child won’t want to sleep in a bedroom decorated in animal wallpaper and fluffy toys forever. A time will come when they will sit you down and tell you that they want a more grown-up styled bedroom. Here are 5 tips on how you can adapt your child’s bedroom into a space your teens will love hanging out…

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How to Transform Your Converted Attic into Your Ideal Bedroom

Have you been updating your attic lately? Are you still trying to decide what to do with the new-look space?  Whether you’ve always had your heart set on transforming your attic conversion into a bedroom or you’re trying to add value, there are plenty of ways to switch the roof space into a beautiful bedroom.  Here are some inspired home décor…

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Mother’s Journal – Being Thankful

I am THANKFUL. Thankful for everything I have and life gave me. I’ve been blessed with a wonderful family. My husband is the most loving and understandable person in my life. I know I don’t always recognize this and I’m sorry. My daughters are so beautiful and smart and so perfect. Yes my daughters are perfect in every single way…

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How to Stop Yelling at Your Children and Be a Better Parent

As the girls get older is getting harder to make them listen and obey without  transforming myself into some kind of a growling creature. Every time I do get angry (cause let’s admit it all parents get angry and frustrated but it is about the way that they handle the situation that counts) I kind of see myself as the…

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Sweet Christmas Gift Ideas for Your Friends

Our friends are so precious. From the girlfriends we’ve known since childhood to the mums we met at toddler groups, they are all so important to reminding us that there’s more to life than the school run.  As Christmas approaches, it’s time to start thinking of how to show our appreciation for their friendship over the last year. If you’re looking…

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7 Tips for Surviving Your First Christmas with a Newborn

Babies are wonderful especially when they come during Christmas. With one in your arms now, you’ve not only gotten an early Christmas present, but also the best. And while it will be amazing to cuddle the little pumpkin on his first ever Noelly celebration, it is also that type of day where things can get nuts especially for a new…

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