family, food, kids, Lifestyle, parenting

7 Clever tips to host the perfect picnic

National Picnic Week takes place this week across the UK, so grab your blankets and baskets out of the cupboards and get out to the great outdoors for a good old-fashioned picnic. Picnics are on the rise in the UK, with more people choosing to spend time away from phones and other devices and spending… Continue reading 7 Clever tips to host the perfect picnic

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8 Ideas for a fun filled Father’s Day

Father’s Day is a special day to appreciate and celebrate the men that are important in your life. This could be your dad, stepdad, grandfather, brother, uncle – whoever they are here are some activities to help you celebrate the day. A Father’s Day Picnic This is an easy activity to do especially if the… Continue reading 8 Ideas for a fun filled Father’s Day

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Biscuits and a whole lot of history

The end of May brought us National Biscuit Day and it triggered a feeling of nostalgia to reminisce about the biscuits I loved to eat as a child and what I associate with that period in my life. After several conversations with others, I realized just how much fun it was to think back to… Continue reading Biscuits and a whole lot of history

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5 Summer Arts and Crafts For kids

It’s no surprise that the majority of kids favour summertime because there is no school, however, one of the downsides of no school is the lack of activities. During the last stretch of August, parents are quickly running out of ideas to entertain, and hoping the weather holds up long enough for the kids to… Continue reading 5 Summer Arts and Crafts For kids

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Pizza Table – Cook at Home DIY Pizza Kit

We are, by our admission, totally foodies in this household. Each meal of the day is carefully planned out in advance until Saturday night, then we like to treat ourselves. “What’s for dinner?” - The most asked question. "Pizza!" - The most loved response. When Pizza Table, a local authentic wood-fired pizza company, got in… Continue reading Pizza Table – Cook at Home DIY Pizza Kit

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A Scrapbook Of Memories

I decided to print out those pictures that were just sitting on my phone and make my own book of memories. I now have a wonderfully personal and evocative book that I can use to reminisce and fondly reflect on. There were good and bad days of course, but my children where 6 and 3 years old, so will they remember all our adventures during Covid-19?

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6 Fun Easter Ideas To Start With Your family

Easter is looking a bit more optimistic this year compared to last, but with still some social distancing recommendations in place, all the usual Easter outings and big family gathering are on hold. Here are six ideas for celebrating Easter at home whilst still bringing the fun factor. 1. Do an alternative Easter egg hunt… Continue reading 6 Fun Easter Ideas To Start With Your family

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Lifestyle, Mindset, Uncategorized

5 Ways To Cultivate Your Own Success

As we are well on the way into the 4th quarter of the year, I have always said I like my goals to be set in September. I just do not feel January is a realistic time to say you are going to do this, that and the other. Its a tough month after the… Continue reading 5 Ways To Cultivate Your Own Success

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5 Podcasts that Inspire A Positive Mindset

If you’re lacking in the motivation department (as many of us are!) and need a serious boost of inspiration, why not try listening to a podcast? These podcasts cover a range of topics from happiness, to productivity, forming new habits, and financial success. Who doesn't need a little motivation in their life right now? The… Continue reading 5 Podcasts that Inspire A Positive Mindset

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46 Ways To Spend Your Time Alone

At present quite a few of us are in the same boat in terms of the fact that we are out of routine at home. This may be due to a number of different reasons for example perhaps you are furloughed from work, maybe your children are back into full time education or just started… Continue reading 46 Ways To Spend Your Time Alone