gift ideas for runners

Christmas Gift Ideas For Runners

If you are buying a Christmas present for a friend or family member and are struggling with ideas then consider what hobbies they have and whether you could get them something related to this. A hobby based gift will show them that you have really thought about them, their interests and what they would like instead of sticking to the usual box of smellies. Over the last year I have been taking part in the […]

Christmas presents for dogs

Christmas Presents For Dogs

Buying Christmas presents for dogs is absolutely a thing now. They don’t even have to be your dog, you can, and probably should, buy for the dogs that belong to your closest family members and even your best friends. You see most people view their dog as one of their kids and if you would, or do, buy for their children then I suggest you think about buying Christmas presents for their dogs too. However, […]

jack and the beanstalk at st. helens theatre royal

Jack And The Beanstalk At St Helens Theatre Royal | Review

If you are looking for some family fun this half term then let me recommend Jack and the Beanstalk at St Helens Theatre Royal. This laugh a minute pantomime was originally created during the first lockdown and then live streamed to audiences in the comfort of their own homes but due to the incredible feedback, Regal Entertainments LTD decided that it was only fair to perform it once again on stage for a live audience […]

Exploring Mindfulness with Your Child

Mindfulness is a great way to develop a child’s sense of wellbeing and understanding of the world. It’s also something that both adults and children can take part in together, strengthening a bond between each other and developing skills in being resilient and decisive together.   In this guide we’ll help you explore mindfulness with your child, from the advice of this independent school in Oxford. Show them how to eat mindfully It can be […]

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The Benefits of School Trips for Children

School trips are a really fun way to take children out of the confines of the classroom and test their skills in the outside world. School trips, while educational in nature, are designed to help children think outside the box and challenge them in exciting ways. Here are some more benefits to school trips from this Catholic Girls School. Allows children to work well in a team Teamwork is key to a child’s development in […]

Helpful Things You May Want to Do for Your Car

Whether you own a new or used car, there are many things you should do to ensure it stays running and working well for years to come. It can seem like a daunting task when someone first starts thinking about all the different jobs they need to perform on their car; however, the key things you need to do are quite simple.  Here is a breakdown of steps that anyone can understand! Lubricate Your Engine […]

4 Things to Consider Before Borrowing Money

No one particularly wants to be in a position where they have to borrow money but unfortunately sometimes life just happens and we need a helping hand. If that’s the case for you then rest assured it is nothing to be ashamed of. There are lots of ways you can get you hands on extra cash when you need it but some are much safer than others so please do be careful. If you are […]

Struggles Every New Parent Faces With a Newborn

You are finally a parent, and although you are excited, you’re facing challenges that you have not encountered before. You’ve got the joys of watching your child grow up before your eyes, but that has come with the difficulties of sleepless nights, too much crying, and not enough time to yourself. This article discusses some struggles every new parent faces with their newborn. Going for a Stroll/Walk Going for a stroll/walk to the store is […]

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Where To Go For Afternoon Tea In Chester

Going for an afternoon tea is one of my favourite things to do. It is perfect for any occasion and for the whole family. Over the years I have tried a few afternoon teas from bottomless prosecco’s to Italian ones and everything in between. I have tried some amazing ones and some rather disappointing ones over the years so to help you avoid wasting your money on some soggy sandwiches and cold tea I have […]

What to Consider Before Buying a Leasehold Property

Leasehold properties are still a thing unfortunately. Why unfortunately? Because 93% of respondents in a study by Propertymark said they wouldn’t buy a leasehold property again. That’s a high percentage.    Still, perhaps you’ve trawled the estate agents of West London and beyond looking for your dream home and have come to the conclusion your budget doesn’t stretch beyond a flat. While there are some freehold flats, most are leasehold, so here are some factors […]