Anxiety, Leaving the House & Driving

When I first passed my driving test I was adamant that I would be one of those mums that go on days out all the time & make the most of my car but now that I am in my second year of driving & now that it’s pretty much winter again, I haven’t been out as much as I would have liked. Not only that I have been suffering badly with anxiety & it seems to have stopped me…

I wish I had a Garden – Gardening …

  As most of you know I live in a block of flats, I don’t have my own garden & it overlooks a patio courtyard with a bike shed but if I did have a garden (and I will one day) I would be dotting plants around and making it my own. I came across something called ‘Garden Trends’ recently and I was intrigued as to what this was.. If you are working on your garden or are the ‘chief…

Money Saving Tips for Feeding the Family …

I am always looking for ways to save money and ways to grab a bargain, but I’m also quite a good spender when I want to be. I have been looking online recently and after realising that you can get so much more for your money when making things from scratch, I have been thinking of investing in one of those trendy panasonic bread makers. Banana Bread is really in at the moment and I would love to try and make some…

Don’t Wait to Grow Your Family..

You’ve seen the adverts portraying the perfect family. Dad, Mum, older son, younger daughter: it’s a perfect 2×2 situation where everyone is happy and smiling. The ideals of what makes up a perfect family differ from person to person. Some are one and done while others are onto baby number five and still get the urge to add more to their brood. Then there are others who look at their oldest child, become super broody but don’t have another baby because…

20 Autumn Blog Prop Ideas 2017

I am absolutely loving this season already and my instagram feed is full of lovely flatlays & autumnal photographs that are making mine look extremely boring so it’s time to up my game. Here I have listed 20 items that I think would look lovely as instagram/blog props: 1. The Works Craft Leaves £1 HERE  2. Amazon Scented Pine Cones £5 HERE  3. Autumn Night Yankee Candle £7 HERE 4. Wilkinsons Copper Pumpkin £2 HERE 5. Amazon Halloween Table Confetti £2.99 HERE…