10 TIPS FOR DEALING WITH BURNOUT

Life is busy for most.  When you start finding yourself so busy and feel like you are swimming upstream then take stock as you may be heading for...

NATIONAL TRUST MEMBERSHIP

Is National Trust Membership for you?  I've been a National Trust Member on and off over the last decade or so. Currently it's £10 a month for family membership, for...

HOW TO DEAL WITH JUDGEMENTAL PEOPLE

People are different, one mould does not fit all.  However what really grates on me is judgemental people. Anyone who states they are not judgemental I would say everyone...

GETTING ORGANISED WITH GOOGLE CALENDAR

Being organised with dates and events can be quite a headache.  About ten years ago I could manage with just a calendar on the kitchen wall.  Then I...

MOTHERS DAY

It's not Mothers Day until tomorrow but I feel like I have already started celebrating it and had a lovely morning with my 3 children that I feel...

FRIZZY HAIR HACK WITH ALMOND OIL

Back in the 80's hair frizz was not bothered about.  Then came the hair straighteners and people became more obsessed with having sleek hair. The shelves are now overridden...

GREEN BLUE PETER BADGE

My kids love watching Blue Peter and Jess is nearly old enough to apply for her own Blue Peter badge. Abi frequently enters the competitions and is already the...

HOMEMADE GARDEN GIFT IDEAS

I was feeling stuck for birthday present ideas for an awesome man who loves gardening.  He's 70 and what do you get someone who most probably has everything...

MY FAVOURITE FOOD SHOP

Anyone that knows me knows that I love to shop at Lidl.  I've shopped there for years in addition to Sainsburys for the bits that I can't get...

TIDY CAR AND KIDS

I love my car and I love my kids, but keeping the car tidy is pretty much impossible! We live near the beach, we go out on muddy trips,...