Stay Safe This Winter
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Stay safe this winter.   Winter has arrived in full force; dark mornings, darker nights, falling temperatures and a heavy dose of rain. There’s nothing better than curling up on the sofa with a blanket and watching festive films with the family when the weather outside is miserable. Sometimes, for whatever reason, it’s required to leave the comfort of the …
Mens Winter Outfit
Shopping
Are you like me and are the one who buys your husband clothes? My husband can be really fussy when it comes to what he wears. He likes sports clothes and brands like Adidas and Nike. But if I had my way I would buy him some nice distressed jeans, which a check warm shirt, big brown boots, woolly hat …
Marshmallow Snowmen
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It’s freezing outside today and what better way to cheer myself by making some Marshmallow Snowmen. We have only had one day of snow so far this winter and it was only a little bit, not even for the kids to make a real snowman. So I thought I would make these cute marshmallow snowmen for them. I won’t be …
Money Saving Tips to Avoid After Christmas Debt
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Christmas is over and the New year has begun and everyone is trying to get back to normal and back in their daily routines. But it can be hard after all the excitement of the holiday season when you have loads of bills to pay and have less money, especially if you took some time off work over Christmas. If …
Heat Holders Thermal Socks Review
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I had never heard of Heat Holders until just a few weeks ago when I was asked to try some out and see what I think of them. I choose 4 pairs. stripy ones for me and for my 3 kids I choose the long length ones in navy, royal blue and pink. They are lovely and thick and have …
How to Bundle Up Your Kids for Cold Weather {guest post}
Guest post
There is no worse feeling in the world than having to see your kids shivering in the cold because they are under-dressed. But the difference between a warm, dry, happy child and a cold, wet, miserable one will make you want to think twice before you let them outside. Too many moms make the mistake of piling on as many …
7 Tips for Healthy Skin Hair this Winter {guest post}
Guest post
The transition from fall to winter can sometimes be very jarring. The harsh temperature change and exposure to the elements can seem inevitable, but the drying and destructive power winter doesn’t have to stress out our bodies. Instead, let’s be proactive instead of reactive in caring for our skin and hair this season, shall we? 1. Skip the stress – …
Handmade Twig Wreath
Crafts
I love to get all cosy in winter and just sit on my sofa with a hot chocolate under a blanket and having pretty things around my house to looks at. I like to bring nature inside the house so I decided to make a lovely wreath from things that I had found in my garden. Here’s a lovely mini …
Choosing the Kids Autumn/Winter Wardrobes
Kids & Family
Can you believe it Autumn/Fall already? I can’t believe it’s October next week! Where as this year gone? So with the change in season and the cold and dark nights drawing in, I’ve been going through the kids wardrobes and sorting all their clothes out ready for the colder months.  I’ll be going shopping next week for new winter clothes, …