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…

Mindfulness and Healthy Eating

I was recently challenged by Legal and General to try mindful eating for a week. Mindfulness is a mental and physical practice that’s all about becoming more aware of the present moment. It involves taking a moment to stop and notice the thoughts running through your head which in turn helps to reduce feelings of stress and anxiety. Mindful eating…

Top Tips For Working From Home As A Mum

Recently I have been looking into becoming a freelance writer. I am a stay at home mum and blogger and I love it. I always wanted to be a stay-at-home mum but now that Ava goes to nursery for a few days a week I now have some time to earn some money whilst still hopefully remaining at home. Working…