Five things you need to do when a loved one dies

The death of a loved one is never easy.  It’s not something we like to think about, let alone plan for.  When a loved one dies, whether it’s sudden and unexpected, or it follows a…

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Four must-know tips on buying new appliances for your home *

The right appliances can really transform a home.  If you choose carefully, their added convenience can even make everyday tasks like cleaning and cooking more enjoyable, especially when moving to a new house.  If you’re…

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Book Review – From Daughter to Woman by Kim McCabe

As the mother of an eight year old (going on 14) daughter, conflict is no stranger to our household.  When an email dropped into my Inbox offering me the chance to review Kim McCabe’s new…

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Mud and Bloom Kids Nature, Craft & Gardening August Box – review

Flora has been loving her Mud and Bloom subscription boxes this year.  Each month has brought new seeds to sow and interesting facts to learn.  And some wonderfully creative activities that have been perfect for…

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Cancer Care Parcel – a lovely way to show you care

One in two people born after 1960 will be diagnosed with some form of cancer in their lifetime according to Cancer Research UK.  That means that nearly all of us will know at least one…

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