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9 Mind-blowing Hacks That Enhance The Vibe Of Hallways

November 16, 2018 admin 0

Hallways are the most neglected areas in any home. Most people don’t see the hallways having any purpose besides a utilitarian one. The latest trend in the world of interior décor is upgrading the charm and vibe of the hallways. If you’re looking for ideas that will help you to give your hallways a whole new appeal, you have come to the right place. We have put together a list of tips and suggestions that […]

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Stocking filler gift ideas for the ladies

November 13, 2018 admin 0

Whether you are looking for stocking fillers for the ladies in your life or a secret Santa gift for a female work colleague, these small and affordable suggestions should help you find the perfect gift.     For the Bath These Baylis & Harding beauticology special delivery bath time fun fizzers will make a great gift and as part of the Christmas range they are nice and festively wrapped. The pack contains 4 fizzers, two […]

Christmas gift ideas for the women in your life

November 12, 2018 admin 4

If you are looking for some ideas as to what to buy the ladies in your life then hopefully this gift guide will give you a little bit of inspiration. It is full of all the things that I love and would love to receive myself. BOOKS If, like me, the women in your life is a book worm then treating her to some new books is sure to be a win. You could play […]

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Christmas gift ideas for the men in your life

November 8, 2018 admin 0

This year seems to have gone by so quickly and we are now at the point where Christmas is just a round the corner and our Christmas shopping is starting to take shape. This year I have managed to sort the majority of the children’s gifts before anybody else’s which probably wasn’t my smartest idea seen as I actually have more men in the family than children or females and with all of those men […]

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Personalised advent calendars

November 1, 2018 admin 0

This time next month there will be many an excited child opening up the first door on their advent calendar. Come to think of it there will be many a happy parent doing this too what with the increase in adult advents hitting the market.   When I was a child there were two types of advents, chocolate ones that we had every year or cotton ones that parents filled themselves, although usually still with […]

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Weird and wonderful houses from around the world

October 15, 2018 admin 0

When I was growing up people lived in houses and animals lived in barns. Of course there were different types of houses, including flats, bungalows and apartments but generally speaking you lived in a house. When I left for uni I started working in a pub and I remember one of the regulars had a huge ball on his key rings that made it awkward to carry his keys and I couldn’t work out why […]

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Review: S’ip by S’well water bottles

September 18, 2018 admin 16

My eldest is a chewer. The psychology teacher is me believes this is because he got stuck at the oral stage in his infancy, the parent in me thinks this is because he wants to drive me over the edge! Whatever the reason, he chews and for those that don’t know my eldest isn’t 3 he is in fact 8 but like I said he still chews.   He chews the necklines on his jumpers, […]

How your office chair compares to a celebrity look

September 17, 2018 admin 4

Oh yes, you read that title correctly, people are now comparing their office chair choices to the looks of celebrities with each style revealing a little bit about yourself.   The only question now is What does your office chair say about your style?   Well according to  www.furniture-work.co.uk there are 7 main looks to consider from the Mesh look to the Neutral  and although at first glance I thought this was a slightly odd comparison […]

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Have you tried the new flavoured gins at Aldi?

August 8, 2018 admin 0

It seems to me that alcoholic drinks have seasons a bit like fashions, with trends that people follow and then unfollow in quick succession. Looking back the first trend I can remember was the flavoured vodkas when I was in my late teens early twenties, although there wasn’t that much choice back then so we would often make our own using skittles if we couldn’t find a flavour we liked. Then in my late twenties […]

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Upgrading the geography lessons with Wallsauce

August 1, 2018 admin 5

Two years ago I turned our spare room into my office and decided to add a map of the world to one of the blank walls. I wrote a post about this and about how we are adding stickers to it every time we travel and how we could use it for cheap and interesting geography lessons. After writing the post I had a lot of messages from fellow parents who told me that they […]