Best Easter Buys

If you hadn’t already realised by the mountains of Easter eggs taking over the supermarkets – Easter is right around the corner. You know what that means – chocolate, chocolate and just a little bit more chocolate – Yay! I thought today I would share my easter best buys.. Poundland – You all know by now I am a huge Poundland fan. It is a great place to go in and pick up all the little bits for an egg hunt at super reasonable prices. Home Bargains – Similar to Poundland but I find it the best place to pick…

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Finding the perfect pet

My daughters love animals. They have done ever since they were tiny. when they find there’s an opportunity to play with a pup or stroke a cat they are always first in the queue. Recently they have been asking over and over again if we can get another pet – this has been going on for months. They have said how much they would like a dog for a while but recently their attention has turned to a slightly larger pet. Both Bella and Maisy have shown a real interest in getting into horse riding. I blame the series ‘Free…

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The Eforea Spa At The Hilton Ageas Bowl

If you have followed me for a while you will know I love a good spa day. If I am looking for a rare day to just relax and unwind (child free) a spa is always my first thought. Not too long ago I was invited to try out the Eforea Spa at the Hilton Ageas Bowl in Southampton, it’s not too far from me so as you can imagine I was there like a shot! We started off with a dip in the spa, the spa was much bigger and well equipped than many Hiltons I have stayed in…

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My tips for saving money as a single mum

Kids are expensive! There is no way to beat around the bush or sugar coat it – these little people come a lot of money. Since becoming a single mum over 3 years ago I have become sole responsible for providing for these girls of mine day to day. It’s been up and down along the way money wise to say the least. I was so used to someone else sorting out the bills etc when I had to look after it all it was a little chaotic! I know there are so many others in a similar position to…

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Easy Tricks for Keeping Your House Cool this Summer

We are being promised a long, hot summer. Whilst we revel in heat and sunshine most of the time, at night or after a few weeks of heat, we can be itching for a breath of fresh, cool air. Rattan Direct take a look at great ideas for keeping your home cool this summer! #1 Keep your blinds closed or curtains drawn It’s a simple tip but you can reduce 30% of the heat pouring into a room from the blazing sun by keeping your blinds or curtains closed, especially at the hottest part of the day. Great for south-facing…

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