Running End To End | 874 Miles in A Year | 11 Months In

Wow, I really can’t believe I am writing the November update. Part of me can’t believe we are already in December and the other half can’t believe I actually stuck with this challenge for so long! Trust me there were times when I really thought I was going to throw in the towel and call it a day. But here I am writing about how our 11th month has been completed and how with some […]

The Benefits of Sports in Schools

As a family sport is a massive part of our lives. My husband volunteers as a football coach for the local under 12’s team. Both my boys play for the local football teams and enjoy swimming lessons as well as getting involved with additional after schools sports at every opportunity too. And as for me, well, I always have some sport related challenge on the go, at the moment it is the Virtual Lands End […]

Exploring STEM Subjects with Your Child

STEM subjects are entering the school space more often in modern day teachings, mainly due to how beneficial they are to a child’s development. With a stronger focus on maths and science, technology and engineering – the main elements of STEM – comes more opportunities for children in the future to pursue needed areas in the science and technology industries.   Teaching STEM subjects at home with your child can be just as easy, with […]

Top Tips for Decorating Your Home

Having a stylish home can really improve the aesthetic of your house, feel more motivated about bringing friends around and make it feel more like something you’re proud to look at. But your home improvements don’t have to break the bank, there are a number of ways you can help make your home look like new with these top decorating tips from this supplier of garden buildings in London. Use rugs to your advantage Easier […]

5 Signs Your Body Needs a Detox

Toxins are on the rise and affect everything from the air you breathe to the food you eat. On top of seemingly unavoidable toxins, like environmental toxins, people regularly require hangover recovery for the toxins they choose to add to their bodies. When toxic overload happens, your body will reach a breaking point and send out various alerts to let you know. Pay attention to these five major signs that your body is ready for […]

What is the Independent Pharmacy?

This week I have been introduced to the Independent Pharmacy and I have no idea if I am late to the party with this one or, if like me, not everyone has heard of it, so I thought I’d share it with you as I was pretty impressed with the whole concept.   What is the Independent Pharmacy? The Independent Pharmacy is an online resource where individuals over the age of 18 can access medical […]

What To Buy The Kids This Christmas

Knowing what to buy the kids this Christmas can be really hard. Maybe they haven’t asked for anything specific, or they already seem to have everything, or maybe you are just running out of unique ideas. Whatever the reason, if you’re looking for some ideas for what to buy the kids this Christmas then check out our list of suggestions below that range from birth to teenagers. I hope it helps. From birth to age […]

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Christmas Gifts For The Men In Your Life

If you are starting your Christmas shopping and are searching for gifts for the men in your life but are unsure where to look then check out our latest gift guide it is full of ideas for all ages and all budgets.   Personalised wallet Everyone that knows me knows I am a sucker for a personalised gift and the Engravers Guild offer a beautiful engraved wallet for £29.95. You can choose from brown or […]

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Christmas Table Gifts For Children

One of our family traditions, that my mum started many years ago, is that the host puts a Christmas table gift at each place setting at dinner. These gifts are no meant to be anything too expensive or showy just a nice token gift that we all open together. Since my husband and I started hosting Christmas dinner a couple of years a go it is a tradition that we have continued to do and […]

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Christmas Gift Ideas For The Ladies

If you are looking for some inspiration for gift ideas for the ladies in your life then have a look at our most recent gift gift. We have lots of different ideas ranging in prices and interests so hopefully you will find something that works for you and your loved ones this Christmas. Beauty lovers If you are looking for the perfect gift for a lady who loves her beauty products, lotions and potions then […]