ONCE UPON A TIME ONLINE | MODERN DAY FAIRYTALES WITH PLUSNET

As a family, we love reading and feel that storytelling is an important part of childhood. As much as my children enjoy traditional fairytales, I find that they are often outdated and can be difficult…

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SHE DID IT! DONATING HAIR TO THE LITTLE PRINCESS TRUST

So today Evie had her hair cut to donate to the Little Princess Trust. She had 8″ cut off in total and also managed to raise £140 for charity. We are so proud of her!…

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FAMILY BUDGETING MADE EASY

In today’s economy, many families find that once all of their monthly bills are paid, there is little disposable income left. There is no money for entertainment and very little money when it comes time…

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THINGS TO CONSIDER BEFORE YOU GIVE YOUR CHILD A SMARTPHONE

More than 90% of secondary school aged children have a mobile phone. If you’re thinking of giving your child one of their own, there are a few things to consider first. The right age What’s…

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5 WAYS TO KEEP YOUR PETS CALM DURING FIREWORKS

 As humans, we enjoy our public displays of lights and sounds during Bonfire Night, New Year’s Eve etc. While you are hanging outside with friends and family and soaking up the view, your four-legged friend…

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VAUXHALL CROSSLAND X | REVIEW

During half term we visited Wales for a few days and were very kindly loaned a Vauxhall Crossland X for our trip. It’s a fantastic family car that we very much enjoyed testing out, and…

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FATHER’S DAY GIFT IDEAS 2019

With Father’s day just around the corner (I know, how on earth did that creep up on us so quickly?!), I thought now would be a good time to share with you a few gift…

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TEACHER GIFT IDEAS

This school year is racing by and before we know it, it will be the summer holidays! The end of the school year means that we all start racking our brains for teacher gift ideas.…

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THIS YEARS HOLIDAY PLANS

I have had this post sat in my drafts for so long now that we’ve already been on our first break of the year, whoops! So it’s time I stopped procrastinating and got on with…

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COULD HEALTH ISSUES THREATEN YOUR FAMILY’S FINANCIAL STABILITY?

Recent research from one of the UK’s major insurance companies has found that more than 30 percent of UK adults are forced to take an extended leave from work due to ill health, a cancer…

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MAX’S 8TH BIRTHDAY

Earlier this week was Max’s 8th birthday, I’m really not sure how I’m old enough to have an eight year old. It’s crazy! We started the day at Center Parcs, where we’d spent the weekend.…

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