FORAGING BLACKBERRIES

I love this time of year where the summer heat has subsided and we can go out foraging blackberries.  It's great for getting some fresh air and exercise...

HOW TO USE INTERDENTAL BRUSHES

My dentist advised me to use interdental brushes and to floss.  Perhaps I should have asked how to use interdental brushes but I hit the internet instead.  It...

HARRY POTTER KIDS PARTY IDEAS

My daughter turned 7 last week and wanted a Harry Potter themed birthday party.  There are some great resources available online and here's a few of the ideas...

RED RASPBERRY SEED OIL FOR SUN PROTECTION

I hate the idea of so many chemicals in suncream and applying this to my skin and the skin of my children.  I've spent hours researching alternatives to...

BLACK TEA FOR MOSQUITO BITES

Camping last week was great except for the horrific mosquito bites.  I've never had them that bad before.  Swollen, itching mosquito bites surrounded by redness and causing extreme...

MOTHERS DAY, MAKE PEACE WITH WHERE YOU ARE

Today is Mothers Day in the UK.  It's been a lovely day for me personally but this may not be the case for all.  This blog post is...

FAMILY BOARD GAMES

Family board games are a great alternative to letting the kids sit on their games consoles. I grew up in an age of board games and it was only...

A SUMMER OFFLINE

For my followers, I have enjoyed a summer offline.  It's probably been my last opportunity to have had some quality and much needed time offline from most social...

DRINKING WATER IN THE MORNING

My morning routine doesn't even feel like effort anymore.  If you do something often enough it becomes a habit.  So I stumbled upon something online about drinking water...

SAVE MONEY ON FOOD SHOPPING

Do you want to save money on food shopping?  Here's a few tips to help you cut down on your grocery bill.  Some of these you may do...