KidSmart Review

As the children become older and are more adept at using tablets and websites, we have spent a lot of time searching for appropriate apps that will not only engage the children but will also teach them and help them…

How To Make Your Home Schooling Lessons Run Smoother

If you are a homeschooling parent, chances are that you have come across problems with behaviour, timetable management, and supplies before. You want to deliver a smooth educational experience at home, but this is not always possible. That is why…

Do’s And Don’ts In Upgrading Your Central Heating

Boilers and central heating are two phrases almost guaranteed to strike fear into any homeowner – and for relatively good reason.  Firstly, boilers always seem to have a mind of their own – and can almost be guaranteed to go…

How to Keep Your Heating Bills Low This Winter

In the UK, Winter is always a bit of a conundrum.  Will it snow? Will it just be horrible and grey and wet? Will we have to spend hours defrosting our cars or will we need wellies to wade through…

3 Great Reasons To Hire A Gardener

It’s really funny how we feel about our house and gardens.  So many people are very particular about their houses and will spend a lot of time and effort on sprucing them up and making the house look absolutely beautiful. …

Organisational Tips For Moving House

It seems to me that we have moved house FAR too often in the last few years.  We moved from Harlow to St Albans for work. Then from St Albans to Sleaford in Lincolnshire, again for work.  And finally we…

Alternative Girls’ Gift Guide

This time of year always drives me a little insane as I try to figure out what to buy Little Miss.  Part of the problem is that she is 8. Part of the problem is that we don’t tend to…