The Work/Life Balance

The Work/Life balance is something that I’m sure we all think about at some point, and wonder if we’re getting it right, which can be tough, particularly with today’s online world meaning we are potentially contactable at all times of the day. It’s a really hard thing to get right I think. If you care about your work, or if…

Choosing the Right Mattress

For the sake of you health and well­being it is important in choosing the right matress. The first thing to consider is looking after your back. A staggering 40% of the population suffer with back pain, and a good bed provides the correct support and comfort for you, and can prevent and relieve back pain. There are many factors to consider, when…

A Kid’s Bedroom // Makeover Ideas

Before A was born we made a room in our house into a nursery, with a cot, change table and a wardrobe. We didn’t really end up using it though, as she was a very bad sleeper and stayed in our room so that it was easier, so it never really got completely finished. So now that’s she’s a bit…

An Evening of Family Fun with Popchips! #LightNightIn

Yesterday some of my lovely family got together for a lovely lighthearted evening of fun, courtesy of Popchips! Popchips have recently launched two lovely Limited Edition flavours; Sea Salt, Garlic and Rosemary, and Sea Salt, Caramelised Onion and Thyme. The flavours are inspired by gourmet recipes, and use natural seasoning – so they have loads of flavour but less than…

Why You Should Be a #RehomingAngel and Adopt Your Pets

Around six years ago we decided we wanted two cats to add to our little family. There was never any question that we would find some to adopt rather than get kittens from a litter. Throughout my life we have rescued cats and we almost always had a cat in our family. We rescued Blinkers from living on our street…

Makeover Your Bedroom With Pillows and Bedding

Our bedroom is mostly white with one feature wall of black and silver patterned paper. Ideally I’d like to redecorate it, but as we want to move house soon there is really no point. It still looks nice but I am just a bit bored with it and it isn’t what I would choose anymore. The great thing about my…