Gift Basket Ideas: Tasty Items for Your Favourite Chocolate Connoisseur

Hot Chocolate

If you are trying to come with an idea of the ideal gift for someone you want to show your appreciation or love to, chocolate is often the perfect solution. It is a favourite treat for so many people and when you know that the intended recipient is a chocolate lover and a connoisseur of all things created from cocoa, it is a no-brainer to present them with a gift that you know they are going to really appreciate. Here… Continue Reading “Gift Basket Ideas: Tasty Items for Your Favourite Chocolate Connoisseur”

Sharing #MumMoments in time for Mothers Day

Mother and Daughter

Parenting can often feel like such a challenge that you forget about the little things that make you smile everyday. Part of the reason I started a blog was to make a record of all those things; the way they said a certain word when they were little, their favourite joke and even their ‘oops’ moments as it is those little things you forget somewhere along the way. Then there are the moments that make your heart swell with pride.… Continue Reading “Sharing #MumMoments in time for Mothers Day”

Now you are six, Eliza!!

Eliza Birthday

Last week Eliza turned the grand of age of 6 and thoroughly enjoyed her My Little Pony birthday Party. Eliza is completely outnumbered by boys in our house but she still makes sure that she has a girly influence over the household and is a very strong-willed and determined little thing. People often ask if bringing up boys and girls is very different and the answer is a resounding yes. Although the boys like different things, there is a running… Continue Reading “Now you are six, Eliza!!”

How parents with different religions can raise children successfully

Kids Dress Kids

Not so many years ago, the idea that two people from different religious backgrounds might marry was shocking to many families. Now, it’s increasingly commonplace. As a result, more and more people are encountering the challenges that raising children in a religiously mixed family can bring. It’s a situation in which relatives are often unhelpful, but the number of people facing it means that you don’t need to feel isolated. Relationship experts have an increasingly clear idea of how you… Continue Reading “How parents with different religions can raise children successfully”

Shopping Tips for Expectant Parents: What to Look for When Buying Your Baby’s Car Seat

Sebastian car seat

With almost 1.3 million people dying in road accidents every year, it’s no secret that car seats are seen as an essential component of any parent’s car. However, some may see car seats as an inconvenience and don’t take them seriously enough, simply by underestimating how important they actually are to a child’s safety when on the road. Buying the right car seat for both your child and the type of vehicle you have is vital, and is likely to… Continue Reading “Shopping Tips for Expectant Parents: What to Look for When Buying Your Baby’s Car Seat”