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Cosy sleepwear for winter
Winter nights make me feel like everyone needs cosy pyjamas. I love the idea of all the fluffy PJ’s you in the shops and online this time of year. In reality, they are so impractical for my family, as aside from me they are all warm bodies.
How to nail the school morning routine
Preparing your children for school in the morning can seem like a nightmare task at times. It becomes stressful when you begin forgetting things like permission slips, school documents, lunch, or schoolbags. I mean it’s had enough getting shoes and coats on and teeth done some days!
Sleep debt: How much sleep are you owed?
Lack of sleep is something so many parents are familiar with. Sleep deprivation is a killer isn’t it? I mean actual torture! Being sleep deprived is not just about feeling a bit tired, it’s way more than that as any parent will well know.
Preparing for the Christmas holidays with children
It’s fair to say that for most of us, our homes get progressively messier as the year winds on until it’s in serious need of cleaning time in December. If that sounds like your home – which is especially true if you’ve got young playful children – then the holidays bring some fresh challenges.
Eat, Drink And Be Merry The Healthy Way This Festive Season
While we like to think of ourselves as relatively healthy, we also want to ensure that our friends and family are too. However, we don’t want to be all preachy and be the sort of bah humbug character that people try their hardest to avoid over the festive season.
The Spirit of Christmas: buy Amazon handmade gifts
The ‘spirit of Christmas’ means different things to different people, but back in 1889, author Harriet Beecher Stowe summed it up perfectly I think, by saying “to give up one’s very self — to think only of others — how to bring the greatest happiness to others — that is the true meaning of Christmas.” I love that.
How to Choose the Right Type of Flooring for Your House
Selecting the perfect flooring material is never an easy job. You need to make a few considerations just to make sure that you get the right type of flooring. Some of the factors you need to look into include durability, water and moisture absorption and cost.
Gift ideas for the men in your life
Men can often be really tricky to buy for. Male relatives tend to be the ones that people seem to struggle with the most when it comes to buying gifts. With Christmas being just around the corner, it’s the right time to think of some nice gift ideas for the men in your life.