Category: Lifestyle

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Midsummer / Liþa – The Summer Solstice

What is Midsummer / Liþa? The Summer Solstice can sometimes be called Midsummer / Liþa (Litha,) and it occurs on the longest day of the year, which this year is the 21st of June. And to quote Game of Thrones “Winter is Coming”, which means the nights will start to get longer and colder. Midsummer…
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Getting in a spin with the Electra washing machine – a review

If you live in a rented house, you’ll know the struggles of trying to make it feel like a home without being able to decorate or put pictures up (although most of us do!) Our house is starting to feel cramped now, there’s room for us all but there’s just so much stuff for the…
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My favourite skincare products | May 2018

Since I was a teenager, I’ve struggled with my skin. I suffered with terrible acne and when I look back now, I should have taken better care of it with a skincare routine and not tried to cover it with foundations and powders. It made it look a million times worse but to me, I…
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Managing your weekly budget | Food shop at Asda and Tesco

If you’ve been with me since the beginning, you’ll know that I actually started off as a weaning and food account. That was short lived though because Henry took to food so well and he was really easy to get off the milk. That’s when I changed direction and headed more towards parenting and lifestyle.…
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How to survive working from home when you’re a parent

One of the first things I get asked when I say I work at home is “how do you manage with the boys being at home?” They just don’t understand how I get everything done; paid work, the blog, being a mother and a housewife and to be totally honest with you, I’m not sure…
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