Wicked Uncle makes finding the perfect gift stress free.

The last few months have been filled with various birthdays both my own children, family members and also the children’s friends.  Over the years I have been pretty confident with the choice of gifts I have selected but this year I have struggled to find suitable gifts.  Usually I pride… Read more“Wicked Uncle makes finding the perfect gift stress free.”

Getting a child’s room ready to move into when moving house

When moving house many people will know that unpacking and getting your new house set up and ready to live in can be a time-consuming process – even more so if you have children to look after. Getting them settled in and comfortable in their new surroundings and what will… Read more“Getting a child’s room ready to move into when moving house”

Updating my wardrobe in the sales

Over the last couple of weeks I seem to have hit stale mate with my wardrobe.  I’m always wearing jeans, t-shirts and hoodies for work and somehow that ends up carrying over into the weekend.  I also usually end up playing it safe when it comes to colours too, normally… Read more“Updating my wardrobe in the sales”

Five brands for babies and children that are worth a closer look

When it comes to finding the perfect product for a baby or child there are so many brands out there that it can be rather over whelming.  I know from my own experience that spending time researching brands both on the high street and on the internet can take time. … Read more“Five brands for babies and children that are worth a closer look”

Have you ever thought about becoming a Foster Carer?

Being a Foster Carer can be hugely rewarding.  During my time working in Social Services I have had the privilege of working with some amazing people who have dedicated themselves to making a difference to children’s lives and have helped them learn and develop.  Fostering can also be very challenging… Read more“Have you ever thought about becoming a Foster Carer?”

Review – Specsavers Cardigan Branch

I’ve been short-sighted since I was about five years old, so wearing glasses is second nature to me now.  When I was younger I used to have those horrible thick rimmed NHS glasses which I hated as made me feel different from my friends.  I still cringe when looking at… Read more“Review – Specsavers Cardigan Branch”

Jamie Oliver and Furi’s delicious Butternut Squash Muffins

The boys have been Moshi Monster fans for several years now so when we learnt that tv Chef Jamie Oliver, was not only getting a Moshi makeover but joining forces with Furi to do some baking they were really excited.  They were rather impressed with Jamie’s ‘fung-tastic’ moshling character ‘Jammie… Read more“Jamie Oliver and Furi’s delicious Butternut Squash Muffins”

Do you talk about money with your children?

Growing up money wasn’t a subject that was spoken about that often with my parents.  Even now it’s a subject that isn’t discussed regularly.  My parents taught me and my siblings the value of money by giving us age appropriate chores to complete and in return we earnt pocket-money.  Which… Read more“Do you talk about money with your children?”